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Why Did Mitt Romney Lose?

TXTRUTH Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 7:26 PM
Romney lost because Obama is the incumbent and got more votes. All the rest is just noise. If you have a powerful message but nobody shows up, you lose.

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:

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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