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

coveyrise Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 8:53 PM
I guess you're one of those people who believes the lie about Clinton running a surplus. Clinton did not have a surplus. Virtually every President since Eisenhower has run a deficit. The difference is that Obama has set the all time record. His nearly $6 Trillion is greater for one 4 year term than any 4 Presidents combined since WWII.

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....