Mitt Romney congratulates Obama during concession speech

Posted at 11:33 PM, Nov 06, 2012
and last updated 2012-11-07 02:29:03-05

BOSTON, Mass. -- Gov. Mitt Romney congratulated President Obama and his supporters during his concession speech Tuesday night in Boston.

"I wish all of them well, but particularly the President, the First Lady and their daughters," said Romney. 

He gave his best to the President in his next four years.

(Read full concession speech HERE)

"This is a time of great challenges for America, and I pray that the President will be successful in guiding our nation," said Romney.

Romney also thanked his running mate, Paul Ryan.

"Besides my wife Ann, Paul was the best choice I've ever made," said Romney. "And I trust that his intellect and his hard work and his commitment to principle will continue to contribute to the good of the nation."

Romney gave his thanks to all those who helped his campaign.

"I don't believe there has ever been an effort in our party that can compare with what you've done over these past years," Romney said. "Thank you so very much."