By Peter Schroeder - 02/02/12 02:58 PM EST
As Romney has been blasted for his Bain tenure by both Democrats and his Republican opponents, the PEGCC has spoken out on the industry broadsides. In the midst of a fresh round of attacks on Romney earlier this month, Judge issued a statement criticizing his rivals for peddling "misinformation" about the industry.
“There is a lot of misinformation being spread — purely for political purposes and on both sides of the aisle — as it pertains to private equity,” he said. “What’s been lost is an understanding of the critical role that private equity investment plays in growing the U.S. economy.”