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

Therightstuf Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 8:31 PM
How bad did Romney do among Latinos? He almost lost the Cuban vote in South Florida (52% to 48%). That is unheard of for a Republican candidate!
Virginia_Smoked_Hamm Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 8:37 PM
It can be safely stated that Florida is a target rich state of demographics regarding politics.

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....