Harvard MBA Degree Earns Romney ‘C-’ on Tax Plan: Caroline Baum

Jan. 20 (Bloomberg) -- Conventional wisdom holds that presidential candidates, once they secure their party’s nomination, tack to the center for the general election. Having appeased the more extreme elements that come out to vote in primary elections, a candidate can drop the pretense of being a far right- or left-winger and don the mantle of reasonable centrist in order to garner the ever-growing share of the independent vote.

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