WHAT THEY MUST DO: ANALYZING THE COMING GOP PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE
Published on DickMorris.com on June 11, 2011
On Monday, June 13, I’ll be tweeting while the Republican presidential candidates are debating. In this first real debate of the 2012 election year, we’ll see how the candidates do and have a chance to handicap the field as they go at it against one another. I will be watching the debate as it airs on CNN from 8 to 10 and I’ll be tweeting live on www.DickMorris.com. Log onto my website to read the tweets with one eye as you watch the debate with the other.
Romney, the front runner, has the most to lose in the debate. With Huckabee and Trump out of the race, he has to consolidate his hold on his voters to stay in first place. The key for him will be to focus on the economy. As other candidates try to shift the focus to social issues or to taxes Romney needs to tout his knowledge of business to persuade voters that he is the man to fix the economy even as it moves toward a double dip recession.
Newt, who has been largely sidelined by the other candidates, even as he holds onto second place, has to score decisively to measure up.
So tune in and log on to www.DickMorris.com. You watch. I’ll tweet and when it is over, I’ll tape a wrap-up video of my reactions which you’ll get on Tuesday if you sign up to receive my newsletter at www.DickMorris.com. Let’s have fun together on Monday night!
***Mark your calendars: The Republican Primary Debate is Monday June 13 at 8:00 PM Eastern on CNN. I’ll be doing LIVE commentary at www.DickMorris.com. Please help us spread the word, and forward this invitation to your friends!***
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