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"There's a Sense That We Let Mitt Romney Down"

AmyDB Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 6:34 PM
3 million voters is not a landslide Truthseeker.
SteveL2 Wrote: Nov 10, 2012 7:45 AM
It was an electoral college landslide.

The only two states that the GOP won back from 2008 were Indiana and North Carolina. Other than that, Obama won all the same states again.

Mitt Romney's top campaign aides conducted a conference call with conservative journalists this afternoon, during which they assessed the damage from Tuesday's electoral loss.  The participants included campaign manager Matt Rhoades, political director Rich Beeson, polling director Neil Newhouse and digital director Zac Moffatt.  A few notes from the call:

Matt Rhoades, on the overall race: "No campaign is perfect, and we certainly made our share of mistakes." On Paul Ryan: "He has come away from this race with a very bright future before him."

Rich Beeson, on the campaign's strategy: "We won independents and held the base....