Seguimiento de las elecciones presidenciales de EEUU.
miércoles, 23 de mayo de 2012
Insiders del GOP empiezan a creer que Romney podría ganar
Top Republicans, long privately skeptical about their presidential prospects, are coming around to a surprising new view — that Mitt Romney may well win the White House this November.
Margin-of-error polling, fundraising parity last month, conservative consolidation around Romney and a still-sluggish economy has senior GOP officials increasingly bullish about a nominee many winced over during a difficult primary process.
Interviews with about two dozen Republican elected officials, aides, strategists and lobbyists reveal a newfound optimism that with a competent, on-message campaign, Romney will be at least competitive with a weakened incumbent. That’s a dramatic shift from the fatalistic view many party stalwarts shared mere weeks ago.
El reportaje completo, con entrevistas a líderes republicanos del Senado, consultores y asesores del partido, aquí.