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Why Did Mitt Romney Lose?

Akennas55 Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 3:46 PM
Based on the numbers, either there was massive suppression of GOP voters on Election Day, or when it counted, a block of GOP voters sat on their hands and refused to support Romney. Occam's Razor says it is the latter, and I have strong suspicions who it was that just betrayed the Republic. May you all rot in hell...yea, I'm bitter...
zwheaton Wrote: Nov 12, 2012 1:25 AM
You want to talk about voter suppression, take a look at Bush's 2004 election swindle.

Of course, virtually every American who follows politics closely will posit an explanation for why Mitt Romney came up short in 2012. But Sean Trende’s analysis over at Real Clear Politics seems to be the most insightful -- and plausible. Take a look at the following chart embedded in his must-read article:


Conventional wisdom tells us that Republicans lost because they failed to reach out to Hispanics, African-Americans and young people. And to a certain extent that is