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"There's a Sense That We Let Mitt Romney Down"

Noah42 Wrote: Nov 10, 2012 6:43 AM
There were fewer white voters than in 2008 because they are dying off.
Robert 206 Wrote: Nov 10, 2012 7:21 AM
And they are aborting their young at a pretty good rate! I understand Hispanics, good Catholics, don't believe in abortion. Do the math!
Nomas Wrote: Nov 10, 2012 7:38 AM
That's right, and they also believe in getting those government checks.
Roseann9 Wrote: Nov 10, 2012 6:50 AM
Baby Boomers and Gen-Xers helped by birth-controlling two-plus generations out of existence.

Mitt Romney's top campaign aides conducted a conference call with conservative journalists this afternoon, during which they assessed the damage from Tuesday's electoral loss.  The participants included campaign manager Matt Rhoades, political director Rich Beeson, polling director Neil Newhouse and digital director Zac Moffatt.  A few notes from the call:

Matt Rhoades, on the overall race: "No campaign is perfect, and we certainly made our share of mistakes." On Paul Ryan: "He has come away from this race with a very bright future before him."

Rich Beeson, on the campaign's strategy: "We won independents and held the base....