Was this like Gordon Brown’s “Elvis” moment?
On Wednesday night Mitt Romney had a big success in the effort to stop Rick Santorum in the final candidates’ TV debate of the campaign. Almost all the polling in the immediate aftermath had Mitt improving his position in relation to Rick Santorum. Nate Silver reckons that it has given him a 4% boost.
Then he went on to Detroit to make what was billed as a big speech on the economy. The venue was a football stadium with 63,000 seats.
The videos have now become a campaign issue.
Voting takes place on Tuesday.