Archive for June 2nd, 2011


And the GOP Winner Is? Nobody

June 2, 2011

“Unimpressed.” “Disappointing.” “Weak.” Those are the leading reactions to the crop of potential Republican candidates for the GOP presidential nomination.

That’s a tough starting place for a nomination battle that hasn’t moved into high gear. What’s especially troubling from the perspective of the Republican Party is the fact that Republicans and GOP-leaning independents are almost as negative as the rest of the country about their prospective candidates.