Exclusive: Mitt Romney releases Spanish-language TV ad, “I Invite You” — and website, “Juntos Con Romney”

Matt K. Lewis Senior Contributor
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The Mitt Romney campaign is out with a new Spanish-language television ad, entitled “Lo Invito,” or “I Invite You.” The ad features Mitt’s son, Craig Romney.

“We are thrilled that Craig Romney has added his voice to the chorus of voices who day in and day out bring the Governor’s message of economic prosperity and opportunity to the Hispanic community en Español,” said Romney For President National Director of Specialty Media Valentina Weis. “He is a tremendous asset to our efforts to energize our community, especially young Latinos.”

The release of the ad, which will air in target markets across the country, coincided with the launch of the campaign’s new Spanish-language website, www.JuntosConRomney.com.

“The campaign will not cede one inch of ground to the Democratic machine.  We’re not competing dollar for dollar with the Obama campaign on Hispanic votes,” said a senior official for the Romney campaign.

The source added: “Nor do we view the Hispanic community – as Democrats do – as a monolith. Make no mistake, this campaign will not  take the bait on Obama’s pandering on immigration, which  — as today’s ABC News poll shows, and despite MSM hysteria — had no positive effect on noters at all.”

Here’s the transcript:

CRAIG ROMNEY: “Hello, I am Craig Romney.”

VIDEO TEXT: “Craig Romney”

CRAIG ROMNEY: “I want to tell you who my father is, Mitt Romney. He is a man of great convictions. He’s been married for over 40 years to my mom. Together they have five sons and 18 grandchildren. He loves our country greatly. What he has achieved has been through hard work — and it is with that same dedication that he will fight to get our country on the right track and create jobs.”

VIDEO TEXT: “Juntosconromney.com”

CRAIG ROMNEY: “I invite you to get to know him, and listen to his ideas.”

MITT ROMNEY:  “I’m Mitt Romney and I approve this message.”

Matt K. Lewis