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"There's a Sense That We Let Mitt Romney Down"

jayzee Wrote: Nov 11, 2012 1:20 PM
Sorry. But becoming more like your opponent and his balkanization of America is not a winning issue with me. We've played the "two-fer" game for so long (black female/racial preferences/affirmative action) that minorities actually believe that they are "making" it based upon their intelligence and superior qualifications. That's what we have in the White House, again.

Mitt Romney's top campaign aides conducted a conference call with conservative journalists this afternoon, during which they assessed the damage from Tuesday's electoral loss.  The participants included campaign manager Matt Rhoades, political director Rich Beeson, polling director Neil Newhouse and digital director Zac Moffatt.  A few notes from the call:

Matt Rhoades, on the overall race: "No campaign is perfect, and we certainly made our share of mistakes." On Paul Ryan: "He has come away from this race with a very bright future before him."

Rich Beeson, on the campaign's strategy: "We won independents and held the base....