There were many factors that hurt Mitt Romney and favored Barack Obama in the 2012 presidential election. The Democrats portrayed Romney in the worst light possible; as a wealthy, out of touch millionaire who wanted to return women to the 1800's. The left wing media predictably did everything it could to perpetuate that false caricature. Obama's race was an advantage; voters of all persuasions, particularly minorities, still cannot get over the allure of the first black president. The 47% of Americans on welfare were predisposed to vote for the food stamp president over Romney, wanting the free goodies to keep...
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Doc there is a mechanism to force the crooks out. That's why fema set up camps and the social security admin bought so much 40 cal ammo. To stop the mechanism. 40 states so far petitioning on the whitehouse website to leave the union...Henry Clay is in the wings somewhere.
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