Romney 4.0: Can Mitt get his groove back?


By Brian Hughes | Washington Examiner

Mitt Romney, seen as too stiff and robotic to win over enough voters to claim the presidency in 2012, is undergoing his latest reboot, trying to become the Republican Party’s elder statesman in an Image overhaul different from his predecessors who lost their bids for the White House.

Twenty years ago, Romney was a would-be giant killer, conservatives’ best hope to defeat liberal icon Sen. Ted Kennedy in 1994. Then he became the savior of the 2002 Winter Olympics in Utah, turned moderate Massachusetts governor. In 2012, he was a presidential candidate never fully embraced by his party. And now, he’s the GOP voice of reason on foreign policy and government management.

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