If the Democratic Socialists pick Sanders, Cruz can win. If they pick the Hildebeast, Trump needs to be the nominee.“He’s got the right personality and he’s kind of a deal-maker,” said Bob Dole, the former Republican senator and 1996 presidential candidate.Of course, this willingness to accommodate Mr. Trump is driven in part by the fact that few among the Republican professional class believe he would win a general election. In their minds, it would be better to effectively rent the party to Mr. Trump for four months this fall, through the general election, than risk turning it over to Mr. Cruz for at least four years, as either the president or the next-in-line leader for the 2020 nomination.
Friday, January 22, 2016
Which Scares the Republican Party Establishment More?
Trump or Cruz? Anything that upsets the illegal immigration, keep the liberal MSM happy bunch that is the GOPe is a win. This New York Times article argues that Cruz is their greater enemy: