As Massachusetts governor, Mitt Romney
cut vetoed funding for a program that provided kosher meals for the Jewish elderly, as part of overall cuts aimed at rolling back the state’s deficit.
restored the program overrode the veto.
I’m not sure how this became an issue in the 2012 election, but it did. In Florida. It was first reported by the New York Post, and now Newt Gingrich is casting it as a matter of conscience.