Advertisement
Call the Show 800-520-1234
LIVE: Mon-Fri, 6-9AM, ET
Hugh Hewitt Book Club
Call 800-520-1234 email Email Hugh
Salvation Army 2017 Advertisement
Hugh Hewitt Book Club

Why Romney Is Winning

Email Email Print
Advertisement

|| Mitt Romney leads President Obama 45% to 40% in Arizona polling. ||

Governor Romney is tied with President Obama in the most recent and reliable national polls, an astonishing situation given that the former Massachusetts governor has just emerged from a bruising primary which most observers thought had wounded him much more than these polls show.

The reason for the dead heat is that the verdict is in on the president’s failure in most key issues that actually impact voters, as my Monday Washington Examiner column, “Messaging the 2102 Election,” argues. Romney will gladly spend all day talking about these issues. Obama has to invent new ones to divert and distract voters from those very issues that matter most to them.

The race will swing from week to week and month to month as the public reacts to new issues or one day wonders, but the political terrain is fixed and it will be very difficult for the president to regain lost confidence on matters of economics or with regard to national security.

He will have a money advantage, but I expect hundreds of thousands of people to contribute $50, $100 or more to the effort to oust the worst president in modern times.

And after you make that contribution, be sure to weigh in on the political edition of USC v. Ohio State, now entering the third quarter. The game was supposed to end on Monday, but a breakdown in the ability to contribute on Friday night requires the competition go through the end of Tuesday’s show so the Trojan faithful don’t complain. (As though that will stop them.)

Hughniverse

Listen Commercial FREE  |  On-Demand
Login Join
Advertisement
Advertise with us Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Book Hugh Hewitt as a speaker for your meeting

Follow Hugh Hewitt

Listen to the show on your amazon echo devices

The Hugh Hewitt Show - Mobile App

Download from App Store Get it on Google play
Advertisement
Friends and Allies of Rome