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Don't Blame Romney

JasonCharleston Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 8:09 AM
Chicago politicians are more likely to be arrested than lose their incumbancy. See all of their governors for details.
Stryder Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 8:19 AM
Hell, they reelect a congressman who's under investigation for misuse of campaign funds.
OriginalWinghunter Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 8:17 AM
My Scary Encounter W/ Chicago's Mayor Richard Daley by Dr. John Lott

We spent billions of dollars and billions of words on an election to switch from President Obama, a Democratic Senate and a Republican House to President Obama, a Democratic Senate and a Republican House.

Every election predictor was wrong, except one: Incumbents usually win.

Republicans have taken out a sitting president only once in the last century, and that was in 1980 when Ronald Reagan beat Jimmy Carter. Sadly, Reagan's record remains secure.

The Democrats ran up against the incumbency problem in 2004. The landslide election for Democrats in 2006 suggests that Americans were not thrilled with...

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