Conservatives: Romney flubbed Libya

“It is the greatest scandal of Obama presidency,” Shapiro tweeted, “and he let Obama spin it as a moment of strength.” The tweet was retweeted by Jonah Goldberg of the National Review.

Later, Shapiro said it didn't matter.

“Romney won on gas prices. He won on economy. He lost on Libya, because he was incompetent on it. Americans will vote on first two issues.”

And Republican consultant Matt Mackowiak, who managed Rep. Bill FloresWilliam (Bill) Hose FloresCongress should stand for rural America by enhancing broadband connectivity GOP could punt funding fight to January Trump calls for welfare reform as he rallies GOP for tax vote MORE's (R-Texas) campaign, tweeted “Romney must be better on Libya on Monday night. And he will be.”