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Year in Review: The Political Highs and Lows of 2012

mast1527 Wrote: Dec 31, 2012 7:42 PM
It is beyond me why townhall continues to allow you to post anything. It is trash like you that have driven an conservative with a brain away from this site. Once again, you are an embarrassment to the human race. Post your address again Carolyn

Suddenly, 2013 is upon us.  New year, similar issues, familiar players.  But before we set our sights on the battles and controversies to come, let's cast our gaze backwards to the year that was.  2012 promised to be a politically consequential year, and it lived up to its billing, albeit with generally disappointing outcomes from a conservative perspective.  The following is my personal take on the most significant political peaks and valleys from the past calendar year.  Let's begin with the good stuff:

(3) Mitt Romney selects Paul Ryan as his running mate. Many conservatives viewed Mitt Romney's presidential...