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Why Did Mitt Romney Lose?

Democrats_Are_Smarter Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 3:01 PM
Chris Christie is responsible for Romney's defeat....LOL!
Petrus64 Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 3:02 PM

If Democrats are so smart, why is California about to self destruct? It's all your ideas killing the state.

What a joke.
CWS2005 Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 3:10 PM
Southerner256 Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 3:13 PM
Did you forget that good ol' Arnold was the governor, and he happens to be republican...
don2496 Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 3:37 PM
he's a republican like charlie crist was a republican. and the legislature is completely dem. nice try, thanks for comin out.

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:


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