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Why Did Mitt Romney Lose?

Therightstuf Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 12:41 PM
Simple. because Americans DO understand Economics. 1) They know that America is recovering from the worst financial crisis since The Great Depression, and that takes time. and; 2) They recognized Romney's Tax plan as Voodoo Economics.
annfan_777 Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 12:47 PM
Americans do, but then you've got Democrats, and that's a whole other matter.
Ron3260 Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 1:58 PM
Democrats are not Americans?
indy2012 Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 12:47 PM
number 2 is a huge reason, I think a lot of people realized that something doesn't make sense when you want to cut a few hundred billion in programs, cut tax rates, close loopholes and then turn around and say you want to add 2 TRILLION to military....he was a disappointing alternative to Obama.....
LeishaC Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 1:13 PM
Just proves you and a lot of people know nothing about how to grow an economy.
Ron3260 Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 1:58 PM
But you do, huh? You're an expert on the economy?
Mike ATX Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 12:44 PM
ie Obama's lies and slander campaign worked, with complicity from the MSM.

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