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Why Did Mitt Romney Lose?

gettingoldernwiser Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 2:21 PM
I ask my liberal acquaintences to tell me 2 things Obama has done to benefit the country and all they do is get angry.

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