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Memo for: Team Romney - Subject: The Candidates and Talk Radio

amy185 Wrote: Aug 16, 2012 2:28 PM
One thing I've noticed about how Mitt works is that when he sees a problem (fiscally unstable state government, needed healthcare policy changes on a state level, Utah about to loose hosting the Olympics, etc), he'll find a way to turn it around. With good people around the country pulling for him, he can get elected President and change things for all America. Thanks Hugh for offering your ideas. Wow--what this country can accomplish when we work together, and I can't think of a better cause than the mess our country is in right now. Hope Mitt uses his usual wisdom on this one.

This is a long memo, born of two decades of frustration with the Beltway sharpies who run campaigns and are clueless about talk radio. There is no hostility here, just frustration with the invincible ignorance of the consulting class that wouldn't know the difference between a Thursday afternoon drive show in Denver and a late night dollar-a-holler stick in Flat Plains, Nowhere.

By way of background, I began my talk radio career in 1990. In the 22 years since, I have covered six presidential races. Before that I watched two presidential races from within the Reagan Administration, and...

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