Tag Archives: John Kasich

Jonah Goldberg— As I’ve been saying for months, the only way the delegates order off-menu is if the balloting goes way, way, way too long (which I suspect it won’t, but it could). If Trump fails on the first ballot, … Continue reading

Quote | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The GOP And Contested Conventions: A Historical Perspective

Historically, there have been twenty-four GOP or Democratic conventions where the nomination contest went beyond the first ballot. This is a survey of these past conventions to see their overall tendencies, especially as they relate to a possible contested GOP … Continue reading

Posted in politics | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Rich Lowry— Kasich might as well be a de facto member of the Trump team. The Ohio governor has been mathematically eliminated from contention for 1,237 delegates, but, after spending the early part of the primaries as an anti-Rubio spoiler, … Continue reading

Quote | Posted on by | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

2015 Boulder GOP Main Event Debate Recap

The October 28, 2015 CNBC GOP debate was held at the University of Colorado at Boulder. The moderators were Becky Quick, Carl Quintanilla, and John Harwood.  Debate participants were Donald Trump, Jeb Bush, Marco Rubio, Chris Christie, Ben Carson, Rand … Continue reading

Posted in politics | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

2015 Reagan Library GOP Main Event Debate Recap

The September 16, 2016 CNN GOP debate was held at the Reagan Library in Simi Valley, California. The moderators were Jake Tapper, Hugh Hewitt, and Dana Bash.  Debate participants were Donald Trump, Jeb Bush, Scott Walker, Marco Rubio, Chris Christie, … Continue reading

Posted in politics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

1st GOP Main Event Debate Recap

This is a recap of the GOP main event debate on August 6, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. The moderators were Bret Baier, Megyn Kelly and Chris Wallace. Debate participants were Donald Trump, Jeb Bush, Scott Walker, Marco Rubio, Chris Christie, … Continue reading

Posted in politics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

GOP Undercard Debate Recap

This is a recap of the GOP undercard debate on August 6, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. The moderators were Bill Hemmer and Martha MacCallum. Debate participants were Rick Perry, Rick Santorum, Lindsey Graham, Bobby Jindal, Carly Fiorina, Jim Gilmore, and … Continue reading

Posted in politics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment