Romney Wins in Iowa Ames Poll

Posted in U.S. by Ryan on the August 12th, 2007

Read about it here.

 “It is a win,” David Yepsen, political columnist with The Des Moines Register, said of Romney. “But it is somewhat shallow, because his big opponents didn’t show up.

“What does it mean to get in the ring and your opponents don’t even show up,” added Yepsen, who is considered the dean of the Iowa political press corps.

It means exactly what Romney’s camp said when Giuliani and McCain dropped out:

“It looks as if we just beat those campaigns in Iowa two months earlier than we had planned on beating them.”

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