VIDEO: Romney: Corporations Are People Too | Mother Jones "At an Iowa State Fair appearance Thursday morning, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney responded to a heckler who was calling for increased taxes on corporations by summoning his inner John McCain. "Corporations are people, my friend," the GOP presidential candidate said. " [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KlPQkd_AA6c&feature=player_embedded]Romney: Corporations Are People, My Friend. - YouTube[/ame] "Romney, who won the Ames Straw Poll in 2007 but is skipping it this year, spoke for about 20 minutes at the Des Moines Register's state fair soapbox. In line with conventional wisdom that the New Hampshire primary-which, unlike the Iowa caucuses, is widely regarded as a must-win for Romney-is more focused on fiscal policy than social issues, Romney spent the entire time focused on the economy."