With the first debate "in the can," I have had an opportunity to see both men side by side. That debate supports my opinion that Obama needs to be a one-termer. Obama appeared to be the school teacher who has been called on the carpet for teaching all of the wrong answers and unable to justify his actions. Romney, on the other hand, was the tough, competent, well prepared, businessman who defined the problem, and gave us his path to the solution. We saw leadership in Romney and self-serving condescension in Obama.
Romney is cool under pressure. Romney has a sense of humor. Romney knows that government has limited powers. Romney respects the constitution and understands its genius. Romney understands that small business is the engine that runs our economy. Taxing and regulations suppress growth and success. Romney will fulfill his promises without playing the blame game. Romney will take an honest, tough posture with foreign leaders. They will understand that help comes with a responsibility to support and assist our positions and policies. Romney has committed to support our military while reducing waste and theft. Bain Capitol has proved that lean and mean is far more effective than fat and bloated. Romney surrounds himself with tough competent people who understand that they report to the president but they work for the American people.
The events of the last four years have convinced me that a change of administration is important to our survival. New Black Panther voter intimidation, Fast and Furious, Libya tragedy are just the tip of an iceberg that represents the level of dishonesty and incompetence of our current administration. The recent debate proved to me that when Obama was faced with his failures he folded like a house of cards. We now see that the emperor has no clothes. Understanding that, Obama's campaign will most likely resort to attacking Romney's church, work history and any dirt they can drag up or falsely create. Obama will ask us to give him four more years, not because he has done a good job, but to avoid some made-up boogieman threat from Romney. Are we going to fall for more three-card-monte governance? I sure hope not!
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