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Why Did Mitt Romney Lose?

mips054 Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 4:03 PM
The Battle To Takeover The GOP Begins Today http://www.conservativehq.com/article/10743-battle-takeover-gop-begins-today Now Is The Time For Conservative Leadership And Optimism http://www.conservativehq.com/node/10756 News conference with conservative leaders discussing the election and the future: http://www.conservativehq.com/electionbreakdown

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:

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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