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Why Did Mitt Romney Lose?

Lakhiem Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 3:59 PM
Bush diddled and daddled in Iraq for a longer amount of time than it took for America to win all of WWII....WHILE THOUSANDS OF AMERICANS DIED IN IRAQ.
ted in ma Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 4:06 PM
So why are we still there? Why didn't Obama bring them all home when he had control of both houses?

Why are we still in Afghanistan and giving our troops ridiculous rules of engagement?

Why did he get us involved in Libya without any congressional approval. Plus he did such a wonderful job taking care of our ambassador and those that tried to help him.

Get used to the muslim brotherhood.

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