Mitt Romney couldn’t carve out a path to 270 electoral votes and lost the presidential election to President Obama. The former Massachusetts governor has spent more than four years running for president if you count his failed 2008 bid for the GOP nomination.
Even though the next four years of Romney's life won’t be in the Oval Office, it doesn’t mean he can't find success. Check out other candidates who lost presidential elections but managed triumphs in and outside of the political arena.
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