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Can Either of These Guys Govern?

kajun51 Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 10:03 AM
Maybe Romney is an unknown quantity in his qualifications for the Presidency; but they all are at first. People thought a totally unknown, unexperienced, unqualified entity was going to bring about a real change in 2008. They were wrong! It turned out to be the same old "Tax and Spend", run up the debt, cut back the military and sell the country down the river that Carter was. Is it possible that Romney could be the counter punch that the country needs? I think yes. He's got the same conservative, business oriented, eye-on-the-prize attitude that Reagan had. The know quantity in this race is that Obama can't do it. Let's try another tactic. The business of America is business. The government is the problem.
Do Americans want to make Barack Obama a one-term president so that they can replace him with a one-term governor? My biggest beef with Mitt Romney is that he won his way into the statehouse in Boston in 2002 only to use it as a perch to run for the White House in 2008. He didn't run for re-election.

Granted, Romney never was a natural fit for liberal Massachusetts, a state with a rich history of big-talking, belly-up-to-the-bar political icons. In their book, "The Real Romney," Boston Globe reporters Michael Kranish and Scott Helman quote a Democratic lawmaker who complained that the...