The Corner

‘Man for the Moment’

Later today, during his convention speech, Senator Mitch McConnell of Kentucky will make a full-throated case for Romney. McConnell, the minority leader, will say Romney is the “man for the moment,” according to excerpts.

Here’s a taste of the speech:

Mitt Romney has spent his entire life finding ways to solve problems.

Mitt Romney has never been resigned to what someone else said was possible.

He cut his own path.

That’s why he believes in his heart that America has a future full of opportunity and hope.

And that’s why when Mitt Romney looks down the road, he sees a country that’s ready for a comeback.

I firmly believe he’s the man to lead it.

Robert Costa — Robert Costa is National Review's Washington editor and a CNBC political analyst. He manages NR's Capitol Hill bureau and covers the White House, Congress, and national campaigns. ...

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