A letter writer claims Mitt Romney has an empathy gap due to his wealth (TNT, 1-18). I would suggest the writer has a hypocrisy gap. He and the Democrats had no problem with their 2004 presidential candidate, John Kerry, who is more wealthy than Romney.
Last year, we didn’t hear a peep out of them when Democrat Warren Buffett announced he paid his income taxes at the 15 percent rate. Romney stated that he paid the same rate on his investments, and the Democrats were outraged. More hypocrisy.
I believe this writer also has a research gap, since he …