The comments here are way out there. The analysis is simpler.Romney had a ton of money and the next in line label from 2008. When the Tea Party movement caught fire and Obamacare was the rallying cry Romney was effectively toast because he did Romneycare. The country had changed. But he kept going because he had a machine. Fatal mistake for the Republicans because it meant Repubs could not fun on that issue. Instead he had to minimuze the TP influence.
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