Not sure if anyone else has noticed this, but the trio of outside-the-establishment GOP presidential candidates Donald Trump, Ben Carson and Ted Cruz now command 52% of the Republican primary vote
in June, an increase of 29%.
Conversely -- during the same period -- the hand-picked
candidates of the feckless, bumbling, and cowardly* GOP establishment (The Last Refuge
dubs them the "GOPe's splitters
", an entire chorus line of faux candidates designed to fragment support for a grassroots candidate -- and to deliver the nomination to Jeb!
), have dropped from an aggregate support level of 63%
(a startling drop of 23%
The world's worst political consultant (you may know him as Karl Rove, who we last saw setting fire to a few hundred million dollars in 2012 with nothing to show for it) has a new strategy to resurrect Jeb!
. Barring a tear in the space-time continuum, Rove will be just as successful with this scheme as he was in 2012.
Hat tip: BadBlue News.
* Which is the descriptive phrase they prefer, I hear.
I'll stick with what works for me.
(Like Elvis) tyvm tyvm
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