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Why Mitt Lost and it Wasn’t Very Close

Steve31 Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 1:16 AM
What all of you dont understand is the young people that the Dems turned out were low info minority voters conditioned from birth to vote democrat. they didnt watch the debates ,they dont know where Libya is and they dont have a clue about the treacherous state of our finances. The only way they will change their vote is if they are hit very hard economically and the republicans can do an adequate job through THEIR social media of convincing them of their past folly.

Memorandum to the GOP: When running an election campaign it is often valuable to select a nominee who represents the rank and file of the Party. This is how other Parties do it. Perhaps you might get on board.

Who?

Well let’s start with who not to select.

There was George H.W. Bush, who, while a nice, honorable public servant, won primarily because of the record Reagan established. He lost because the rest of us thought that when he mouthed the words “Read my lips, go to Texas,” he meant “Read my lips, no new taxes.”  

There was Bob Dole,...