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Post-Mortem

l_d_allan Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 4:06 PM
Turnout seems to have been a factor. Pres. Obama beat Sen. McCain in 2008 in the popular vote by 66.9m to 58.3m. (2012 unofficial results?) He beat Gov. Romney by 60.4m to 57.6m. Pres. Obama received 6.5m fewer votes in 2012, yet still won. Evangelicals stayed home?
Roy323 Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 8:16 PM
allan-"Evangelicals stay home?" I hope not, but You may have a point!

I am already reading so many pundits and other talking heads analyzing the disaster that was this year’s elections. I am adding my own ten cents. Here goes:

1. We are outnumbered

We accurately foresaw the enthusiasm, the passion, the commitment, the determination, and the turnout. Married women, men, independents, Catholics, evangelicals – they all went for Romney in percentages as high or higher than the groups which voted for McCain in 2008. It wasn’t enough. What we saw in the election on Tuesday was a tipping point: we are now at a place where there are legitimately fewer Americans who...