Mitt Romney communications director Eric Fehrnstom, last night:
I don't think anybody expected Mitt to win Alabama or Mississippi. As Mitt said, this was an away game for him, and I think that's absolutely true.
True enough, Mitt Romney did say exactly that. But then again, Mitt Romney also said he would win.
Maybe Fehrnstrom meant nobody expected Mitt Romney to win Alabama or Mississippi except for Mitt Romney.
Mitt Romney's disappointing third-place finishes in Alabama and Mississippi last night are not that surprising, given that he was a Mormon Yankee trying to win over conservatives in the Deep South. What was surprising is just how ba... Read Post
There is another round of Republican contests today: primaries in Alabama, Mississippi, and caucuses in Hawaii and American Samoa. All told that adds up to 119 delegates for the Republican convention. Mitt Romney is expected to win ... Read Post