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The Ugly Youth -- I mean Truth -- About the Romney Campaign

upwithRomney Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 6:19 PM
This is why we lost and why we will continue to lose. The vast majority of our military are youthful. There are young people all over the country studying math and physics and chemistry and engineering and medicine and law. They are not Stoopid. They do not all party all of the time and many are actively interested in current events and the political process. Not all professors are leftest. There are youth in Technical schools and working in factories and businesses all over the U.S. We have a voting age and WE are stoopud if we think that we can win an election by ignoring this demographic, we sentence ourselves to irrelevence.
Mark1369 Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 11:25 PM
They are also many that are out trying to find jobs and the youth rallies could have been done in areas other than campuses but I would like to see a candidate with courage to go to colleges. There are many outside of the NE colleges that would welcome conservatives. He should have incorporated Ron Paul and pulled in the groups that he attracted. I am so sick of the establishment Republicans that don't represent most of us but get us labeled as being for the rich instead of who we really care about individuals and our liberty and freedom from an overpowering federal gov't/

Is it just me, or does a candidate actually have to reach out to constituents in order to win elections?

Seems like a foreign concept to Mitt Romney.

In a phone call with supporters, Mitt Romney blamed his loss on Obama buying the support of key demographics--like young Americans--with political “gifts”:

“In each case they were very generous in what they gave to those groups...With regards to the young people, for instance, a forgiveness of college loan interest, was a big gift. Free contraceptives were very big with young college-aged women. And then, finally, Obamacare also made a...