Skip to comments.Gingrich Adviser: Romney Should Quit Race, Leave It To Conservatives
Posted on 03/07/2012 3:16:41 PM PST by NKP_Vet
"Newt Gingrichs presidential campaign has an interesting response to a call from the super PAC supporting Rick Santorum for the former House speaker to exit the race. Its front-runner Mitt Romney who should say sayonara, says Gingrich policy adviser Vince Haley, Politico reports.
The pro-Santorum Red, White and Blue Fund put out a statement Wednesday urging Gingrich to stand aside, so that the former Pennsylvania senator can stand as the former Massachusetts governors sole conservative challenger.
Haley, appearing on Geraldo Riveras radio program, would have none of it. But his first response was to take on Romney rather than Santorum. Its clear that the voters arent coalescing around the front-runner, Haley said.
I think he [Romney] should bow out of the race so that conservatives can have a debate about how to confront Obama, he said. Its Mitt Romney whos screwing up this race, and its his establishment support that is keeping him afloat against the electorates wishes"
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What a pipe dream.
Romney's ego and the Mormon church won't allow him to do so.
Romney "won", but it was a Pyrrhic victory.
A Pyrrhic victory is a victory with such a devastating cost to the victor that it carries the implication that another such victory will ultimately cause defeat.
It was easy to show that Romney has NO Republican base behind him!