His party’s quadrennial convention this past week seems not to have given Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney much of an upward bounce in the polls.
One of the problems for Romney is that TV ratings for the convention were less than stellar, as Nate Silver noted HERE:
Ratings for the final two nights of the Republican convention were down quite a bit from 2008, declining by about 30 percent overall.
The ratings decline should not really be a surprise. Whereas, in 2008, Senator John McCain announced his running mate, Sarah Palin, just a few days before the convention, making her a ...