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Why Did Mitt Romney Lose?

WalkerHassan Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 4:11 PM
Religion has no place in government. You want a theocracy with low taxes and almost no gubmint services? Move to Afghanistan.
spartacus3344 Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 4:26 PM
The only ones bringing up religion were the liberal bigots. Liberals screeched about a theocracy as if Romney were some maniac.

I wonder, do liberals ever realize how silly and juvenile they are?
Learning_Community_Party Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 4:19 PM
Walker, that is not my opinion. I don't care if someone is religious. I don't just don't like religions based on a static information set, like the Bible, Torah, or Koran.

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