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Twisting the Internal Polling Knife

ReedBlack Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 3:15 PM
Exactly! Voter fraud because THEY lost. Never mind the fact that the ideas of the GOP are old and played out and don't work. Nevermind that the GOP has lost the last 6 elections in the popular vote for a reason. They still don't get it. I suspect they never will.

In light of the revelation that Mitt Romney was "shell-shocked" by his loss last week, I've been pretty tough on the job performance of his campaign's internal pollsters, who clearly missed the mark -- resulting in costly tactical decisions down the stretch:

These analyses [of the "expand the map" strategy] make sense, but only within the context of the campaign truly believing that they were safe in other crucial must-have states -- a cataclysmically wrong assumption. When I stopped by Romney headquarters in Boston back in September, Newhouse said his team was anticipating a...