Mitt Romney has announced that he will not seek the Presidential nomination in 2016, and the top conservatives on Twitter have mixed feelings about the news.
Some expressed their respect for the presidential candidate, but applauded his decision to step down.
— Curtis Kalin (@CurtisKalin) January 30, 2015
Others were thrilled by the news.
Mitt Romney is not running for President in 2016. It would be a REALLY great day if Jeb Bush & Chris Christie would announce the same. #tcot
— hplem (@hplem) January 30, 2015
Those who are critical of the Establishment GOP were worried about how this would affect the primaries for tea party candidates.
— Inez Feltscher (@InezFeltscher) January 30, 2015
Others were saddened by the news.
Mitt Romney would have been an incredible president. A majority of American voters were idiots in 2012. #tcot
— Susan Kuonqui (@MrsKuonqui) January 30, 2015
But they can generally all agree that any pick would be better than another Clinton!
— Mature Millennial (@realpoliticin) January 30, 2015
What do you think about Mitt Romney stepping out of the 2016 race? Comment below!