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Why Did Mitt Romney Lose?

Das_Veritas Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 4:57 PM
Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz do not represent the Hispanic electorate. They're both Cubans with roots in Florida. They are very different from Hispanics in the Southwest and West coast.

Of course, virtually every American who follows politics closely will posit an explanation for why Mitt Romney came up short in 2012. But Sean Trende’s analysis over at Real Clear Politics seems to be the most insightful -- and plausible. Take a look at the following chart embedded in his must-read article:

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Conventional wisdom tells us that Republicans lost because they failed to reach out to Hispanics, African-Americans and young people. And to a certain extent that is