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Why Did Mitt Romney Lose?

Das_Veritas Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 5:39 PM
You are 100% correct that McCain wrote the bill but he changed his position during the 2008 primaries. This was extensively covered in the Spanish Media Market and it drove Hispanic voters to Hilary and Obama.

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