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Romney May Be the End of the Line for the Republican Establishment

Cyndi75 Wrote: Sep 21, 2012 11:46 AM
Memo to Idahoser - Mitt won by the majority of Republicans like me, voting for him in the Primaries. It was the voice of the people who put him in place as our nominee! Candidates have to be chosen by the majority of the people. Candidates who don't receive the majority of votes in the Primaries, lose. And if they can't win the majority of Primaries, they can't win a general election. Simple math.
Mitt Romney's comments about 47 percent of Americans being dependent on government and locked in to vote for President Obama highlight a fundamental reality in American politics today: The gap between the American people and the political class is bigger than the gap between Republicans and Democrats in Washington, D.C.

Romney's remarks are the GOP equivalent of Obama's notorious comments about small-town Pennsylvania voters bitterly clinging to their guns and religion.

Both Romney and Obama highlighted the condescending attitude that political elites hold of the people they want to rule over. A National Journal survey found that...