Since ol’ Mittens Romney is back on the scene again, a little walk down ‘memory lane‘ could be in order. Keepin’ your friends close, and your enemies closer, since January 20, 2017.
As you all saw, and as reported by Yahoo!News, “Ted Cruz [was] booed lustily as he refuses to endorse Donald Trump“.
Texas Sen. Ted Cruz tried to link arms with Republicans at the party’s national convention on Wednesday, but was booed lustily by delegates when he ended his speech without offering Donald Trump his endorsement — or even saying he would vote for the New York billionaire.
Cruz didn’t tell the convention crowd that he plans to vote for Trump. Nor did he ask his supporters, hundreds of whom encouraged him to run for president in four years at an event on Wednesday afternoon, to vote for the newly minted Republican nominee.
Interrupted by chants of “Trump, Trump, Trump,” Cruz paused and said with a smile, “I appreciate the enthusiasm of the New York delegation.”
Here’s a few observations regarding George Will’s exit from the Republican Party as reported by PJ Media in, “‘This Is Not My Party’: George Will Goes from GOP to Unaffiliated“.
WASHINGTON – Conservative columnist George Will told PJM he has officially left the Republican Party and urged conservatives not to support presumptive GOP nominee Donald Trump even if it leads to a Democratic victory in the 2016 presidential election.
Will, who writes for the Washington Post, acknowledged it is a “little too late” for the Republican Party to find a replacement for Trump but had a message for Republican voters.
Will said he changed his voter registration this month from Republican to “unaffiliated” in the state of Maryland.
“This is not my party,” Will said during his speech at the event.
Oh, and George….In case you missed the subtleties of the first couple of observations.
Investigators are going to extreme depths to find a shred of Common Sense in the Romney, Kristol, Ryan wing of the GOPe.
Snagged from the Free Republic :
It really is _us_ conservatives vs THEM in the establishment. And I don’t mean “established”. Just because someone gets elected, yes, they get ‘established’ in their various positions and offices. But “The Establishment” is a specific group, they are the
of the republican party. But why do we conservatives have so much disdain for the establishment? It’s because they are
Of people like Obama, or Reid, or anybody else. How often do you hear someone like Pelosi get up on the house floor in order to pitch for the latest big government push and the phrase “…… that democrats and republicans have supported…….” comes out of their mouth?(or a phrase just like it)