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

Truthseeker Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 6:49 PM
Your got that right! The polls were not to be believed, R was going to win in a landslide, the reps were going to take back the senate and gain even more house seats. This is what Hewitt was peddling every day. Just trying to fire up the base and turn away from the cold hard facts.

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....