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Why Did Mitt Romney Lose?

jkimbrell236 Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 5:31 PM
Most people know what happens when a country collapses: anarchy, then dictatorship. There isn't going to be any "rebuilding." Yet I tell you that is what these people really believe. They think that somehow in the chaos they will seize the reins of power and start all over again with the Constitution. How can people be that deluded?

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