Originally Posted by SonOfLe-loLang
Why wasnt the base incredibly supportive of Romney? I think the answer is simple: He's a ****ty candidate.
I think the Republicans don't have a solid grasp on what their base is. Many in the Republican camp have acknowledged that the evangelical and tea party extremists have pulled them so far to the right on social issues that it makes them a harder political party to identify with for the average Joe America.