By Alex Thorne
The reviews are in and the unanimous consensus is that Mitt Romney trounced Barack Obama in the debates. There’s no doubt that Romney was going to come prepared for a fight. What shocked me about last night’s debate was how badly Obama performed. We all know that Obama has no real answer for his dismal performance on the economy, however you’d think he would have been more effective in delivering the typical DNC talking points. What you’ll find when reading the articles below is the overwhelming conclusion that Obama was completely out of his league last night. After last night’s decisive win by Romney, it is clearer now that Obama hasn’t the ability, the ideas or the leadership skills to move this country forward. Republicans must redouble their efforts to get Mitt Romney elected in November.
Below are just a sample of articles from a wide variety of news outlets analyzing last night’s debate.
Dogged by criticism from his party and by flagging poll numbers in key swing states, Romney pulled off a clear victory in the first debate Wednesday night, according to several polls, besting President Obama by a wide margin.
Mitt Romney energized his campaign for president Wednesday night, charging out of his first debate having, by most accounts from both sides of the political spectrum, dominated President Obama in a standoff for which he was evidently well-prepared. (more…)