View Full Version : State of the Race, Part 2: Why Romney Wins

09-20-2012, 08:50 AM
This is the second in a three-part series on the state of the race. Yesterday, I laid out the reasons why Barack Obama will win the presidency. Today, I press the case for Mitt Romney.The basic argument for why Romney is being written off far too early is pretty simple. He trails the incumbent president by 48.2 percent to 45.3 percent in the RCP Average seven weeks before the election. There are very few races that have been this close, this far out from Election Day, that would be characterized as anything other than a tossup.Of course, we can dig quite a bit deeper than that:1) The...

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09-20-2012, 09:03 AM
Lots of very legit points in that article.

09-20-2012, 09:52 AM
Yes, it would be nice if more articles and analysis were done like this article rather than the constant rhetoric that we are being fed.

09-20-2012, 10:41 AM
The point on the gaffes was interesting.