Originally Posted by BucEyedPea
No, that's not my point. My point was you don't know where most of the electorate really feel. Polls consistently showed unhappiness with the candidate choices. Many felt that Mitt was a liberal posing as a conservative.
Oh and the rich pay a little bit more is still just a drop in the bucket and doesn't pay for current levels of govt.
Electorate can mean eligible voters OR actual voters. The actual voters didn't buy the R's class warfare argument.
I don't disagree with the latter. However, given that spending cuts will fall disproportionately on the poor, the majority of the country and I are cool with it.