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Romney wins surprise endorsement from Iowa’s Des Moines Register
Posted on 10/28/2012 9:44:33 AM PDT by Justaham
Iowas Des Moines Register newspaper endorsed Mitt Romney on Saturday, marking the first time the paper has endorsed a Republican for president in 40 years.
Both President Barack Obama and Governor Romney are superbly qualified
[but] Mitt Romney emerges the stronger candidate, the paper announced.
An Iowa victory would give Romney seven electoral votes. Recent polls show a close race in the state.
(Excerpt) Read more at dailycaller.com ...
TOPICS: Front Page News; Politics/Elections; US: Iowa
KEYWORDS: 2012endorsements; desmoinesregister; iowa
posted on 10/28/2012 9:44:39 AM PDT
Iowa started the Obama machine 4 years ago during the primary. Now, maybe Iowa will help end the Obama machine 4 years after.
posted on 10/28/2012 9:46:25 AM PDT
Romney was also endorsed today by the Cedar Rapids Gazette, the Quad City Times, and the Sioux City Journal.
posted on 10/28/2012 9:50:15 AM PDT
"Both President Barack Obama and Governor Romney are superbly qualified..."
posted on 10/28/2012 9:51:25 AM PDT
(I'm not voting for Obama, so therefore I must be helping Romney!)
posted on 10/28/2012 9:55:08 AM PDT
Stephanie Cutter: Des Moines Register endorsement not based in reality
I'm not sure "Stephanie Cutter' and 'reality' should ever appear in the same sentence.
posted on 10/28/2012 10:28:23 AM PDT
by verum ago
(Some people must truly be in love, for only love can be so blind.)
I wonder if the Register knows the ground game in Iowa and who is going to win the state. Doesn’t seem likely that they would pick the looser.
posted on 10/28/2012 10:46:52 AM PDT
(Al Sharpton - The North Korea of race relations)
Barack Obama, “superbly qualified”????
I’m sorry, but the Community Organizer in Chief was never qualified to be elected President in the first place, and even after four years in office, he’s STILL not qualified!
posted on 10/28/2012 11:10:20 AM PDT
(Romney/Ryan 2012 -- let's do this!!)
posted on 10/28/2012 11:23:21 AM PDT
(The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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