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

jayzee Wrote: Nov 11, 2012 1:24 PM
I guess if you see the Nation through colors and race and a contest to game the system, what you say may work, but the outcome will still be the same. A bunch of incompetents who look like the favored flavor of the politicians, who know nothing and can do nothing but harm. Think black president spending $837B and not governing, but dividing and pitting.

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....