Will the GOP survive as a mainstream party given its leadership’s refusal to drop Trump and the outrageous insistence that the 2020 election was stolen? Probably will survive, but with a diminished level of support.
Would Trump be the strongest GOP candidate against an increasingly weakened Joe Biden? Absolutely not! The GOP needs to get behind an alternate candidate with a reputation for leadership and an intelligent middle ground perspective.
That is not Ted Cruz, whose ego might match Trump’s. That is not Nikki Haley whose intelligence is questionable. We need leaders such as Mike Pence, Liz Cheney, Ben Sasse, Tim Scott, and Mike Pompeo to step forward and reinvent the GOP.
When Trump eventually passes from the scene, will the party still be in his mold?
While he made the right decisions to reduce the border invasion, reduce income taxes, and restore economic growth, his…