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Why Did Mitt Romney Lose?

Real_American_Dave Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 5:28 PM
This is when he lost...Romney's arrogance. Obama played him ... watched him come tubling down. Ann's face that night -- pisssssed
Kizarvexious Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 5:46 PM
She didn't, she was actually there in the Rose Garden when he said it. Nothing like personal experience over political hackery.
MacQ - Texas Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 5:38 PM
IloveTHmoderators Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 5:36 PM
Why did Crowley have Obama's transcript in the first place? Why did Obama know Candy had it?

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