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Why Did Mitt Romney Lose?

nodeamass Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 1:48 PM
Where did the rich get their money from?
Nana82 Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 2:00 PM
traitorbill Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 1:58 PM
I can tell you they didn't get it through redistribution. They earned it.
byeBarry Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 1:53 PM
Buck O Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 1:51 PM
Ticked Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 1:51 PM
Most of them, from hard work.

But. of course, I wouldn't expect YOU to understand that.

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