Romney was my first choice for the GOP nod, but I grew too really like the man. He was exactly what the country needed instead of what we ended up with. If he changes his mind and decides to give it a go in 2016, I’ll leap to lend my support with both feet.
Mitt Romney may have gone off the radar since the election but that doesn’t mean he’s done with politics altogether. In a meeting with donors and senior campaign leadership on Friday, Romney said, “We lost, but I’m not going away.” Over to you, Politico:
Romney told top Washington bundlers, donors and senior campaign leadership in a meeting Friday morning that he would help out GOP candidates for governor in 2013, during the upcoming midterm elections and the 2016 presidential race, according to two people who attended the meeting.
Romney also made clear his ambition for elected office has ended, according to another source present. […]
“We lost, but I’m not going away,” Romney told the crowd, according to a person who attended the meeting. “I will continue to help.”