Saturday, February 27, 2016

GOP Donors Looking to Oust Trump and Fund an Independent White House Bid

GOP Donors Looking to Fund an Independent White House Bid

The Republican party has been shaken to its core by Donald Trump's candidacy.
Politico analyzes what that means for the growing factionalism in the party:

The populist billionaire’s rise to the pinnacle of Republican politics has upended what had been decades of relative GOP stability, a 40-year span in which most Republican presidential contests since 1976 neatly narrowed to an establishment-embraced front-runner and a conservative insurgent alternative.

The document, stamped “confidential,” was authored by staff at Data Targeting, a Republican firm based in Gainesville, Fla. The memo notes that “it is possible to mount an independent candidacy but [it] will require immediate action on the part of this core of key funding and strategic players.”

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