Webster Quote

Webster Quote

Robert Clary

Robert Clary
Robert Clary, Holocaust Survivor

Friday, May 13, 2016

Shadow Political Party Now in the Making: ABC News

ABC News is reporting on efforts by Republicans disaffected by Trumpism to form a third party effort to challenge the celebrity businessman, should he be the nominee in the fall.  (Despite what you may have read, Trump's nomination is not completely a "done deal.")   The effort includes big donors concerned about Trump's competence and his relatively more liberal stance on certain issues.  (If Trump doesn't seem "liberal" to you, remember these are conservative businessmen.)

Contrary to media mavens with their feet stuck in the mud, these efforts are real and intensifying at this time.  It is said there has never been a successful third party.  Technically, this is true, although the Republican Party in 1860 had only participated once before in a national election.  Also, it is still a young country.  And these same naysayers (if we can call them that) also said Donald Trump would never become the presumptive nominee of the Grand Old Party.  So much for the "wisdom" of the media elites. 

The article whose link is below helps explain why what may seem a daunting effort -- trying to elect a President who is not the nominee of the Democrats or the Republicans -- is not so difficult as many believe.


Disaffected citizens entreat Presidential candidate Fremont in 1856


Shadow Political Party in the Making

No comments:

Post a Comment

Thank you for your comment to "The Musical Patriot." Moderation is used on this blog to help prevent spam and other inappropriate messages. Please complete this form so your comment may be processed for possible inclusion on the blog. Thank you for being a reader of "The Musical Patriot!"

Featured Post

Bill Clinton Warns on Rising Nationalism

Rush Link -- Bill Clinton on Rise of Nationalism