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3 Qualities the 2016 Republican Presidential Nominee Must Have

Dave M Wrote: Feb 09, 2013 5:00 PM
Not quite- I have trouble believing that that apathetic people who pay no attention to politics on a day by day basis vote at near 100 percent eligibility while people who do follow it day to day average at least 10% points less.

I must confess in 2012 -- almost from the beginning -- I felt inclined to vote for Mitt Romney for president of the United States. His intellect, extraordinary business record, and honorable career in public service convinced me that he was uniquely qualified to serve faithfully in that office. But there was something else: As a moderate hailing from a deeply blue state, I thought he could appeal to centrist Republicans and right-leaning Independents nationwide -- perhaps enough of them to give him a decided edge on Election Day.

Unfortunately, that didn’t happen.

And yet to say that Governor Romney...