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

WestTexan Wrote: Nov 11, 2012 10:12 PM
I'm also tired of the GOP's "gentlemanly" ways, in a war of ideas, when we're fighting for the very soul of our country, you reach across the aisle with brass knuckles and baseball bats. No quarter for libtards, Marxists or Demonrats, they are the enemy as much as Islam.

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....