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Romney May Be the End of the Line for the Republican Establishment

jkash1776 Wrote: Sep 21, 2012 3:52 PM
I don't know that Rassmussen has the results that he thinks he does. Dem convention numbers and Romney attendance seem to defy this negativity. And let us not forget that Townhall has been largely MIA when it comes to true conservative stamina.
Mitt Romney's comments about 47 percent of Americans being dependent on government and locked in to vote for President Obama highlight a fundamental reality in American politics today: The gap between the American people and the political class is bigger than the gap between Republicans and Democrats in Washington, D.C.

Romney's remarks are the GOP equivalent of Obama's notorious comments about small-town Pennsylvania voters bitterly clinging to their guns and religion.

Both Romney and Obama highlighted the condescending attitude that political elites hold of the people they want to rule over. A National Journal survey found that...