Republicans ponder how blatantly to change their own rules to screw Trump

 

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A rule Republicans created in 2012 to protect their establishment candidate from an outsider is shaping up in 2016 as a benefit for Donald Trump, a candidate the establishment loathes. The rule requires that a candidate has to have won the majority of delegates in at least eight states to qualify for the nomination, and it was designed to block Ron Paul from a prominent role at the 2012 Republican National Convention, leaving Mitt Romney uncontested. Fast forward to now, and Trump is the only candidate who qualifies so far…

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One thought on “Republicans ponder how blatantly to change their own rules to screw Trump

  1. This ladies and gentleman is exactly why we need to change the GOP. At this point it will either evolve to meet 21st century ideology, or it will die. That’s the topic of today’s blog post on my new blog: come check it out.

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