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

Czarina Wrote: Nov 11, 2012 6:58 AM
Analysis smalysis! I am sick to death of PROCESS, PROCESS, PROCESS. STRATEGY, STRATEGY. When is the Ruling Class going to start informing the American people of the whys and wherefores and hows of the "republican', or Conservative, Founding Fathers philosophy? Don't they get it? A vast number of Americans are woefully ignorant of who we are, and why we believe in smaller government, the Constitution, etc., the historically verifiable consequences of Socialism/communism and the present-day examples. Too many are uninformed for lots of reasons. Repubs. deal in generalities and expect converts? Bypass the media! The Principles are Sound.

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....