No one can be rated as having an “excellent” chance at winning the nomination (yet someone will eventually win). Mitt Romney, widely considered to be leading the early pack, starts out as a weak frontrunner. Six actual or possible contenders are placed in the First Tier; four more in the Second Tier: four in the Third Tier; and five in the Fourth Tier. Obviously, the nominee is likely to be found in Tiers 1 and 2.Click on the chart below to read Sabato's analysis and rationale for his picks:
Thursday, January 20, 2011
Larry Sabato: A First Line-Up for 2012
A First Line-Up for 2012.