Trump did even better among voters concerned primarily by the issues than by things like perceived leadership, personal qualities, celebrity status, etc. The celebrity trope is a red herring. It's the immigration, the reluctance to start World War III, and the disregard for PC shibboleths that have propelled Trump to the top.
Restrictionists have cause for celebration in Chris Cannon's crushing primary defeat in Utah on Tuesday to Jason Shaffetz, 60%-40%. The same primary contest two years ago received lots of national coverage. Political newcomer John Jacob challenged similarly challenged Cannon on immigration. To the WSJ op/ed board's satisfaction, he fell short, garnering only 44% of the... Read More