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3 Qualities the 2016 Republican Presidential Nominee Must Have

LearningCommunity Wrote: Feb 09, 2013 4:07 PM
Chris, excellent post. In most cases a reasonable post that would generate reasonable responses that result in reasonable dialog. It will be interesting to see if you get any reasonable responses. I suspect you will not. But, we will see.

I must confess in 2012 -- almost from the beginning -- I felt inclined to vote for Mitt Romney for president of the United States. His intellect, extraordinary business record, and honorable career in public service convinced me that he was uniquely qualified to serve faithfully in that office. But there was something else: As a moderate hailing from a deeply blue state, I thought he could appeal to centrist Republicans and right-leaning Independents nationwide -- perhaps enough of them to give him a decided edge on Election Day.

Unfortunately, that didn’t happen.

And yet to say that Governor Romney...