2016 Elections

Republican Faithful Have a Third-Party Option, Too

What if the Grand Old Party doesn't like the popular choice? Answer: Be like Ike.

Ike could whip GOP into shape.

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Disillusionment with establishment politics has long been a staple of Republican politics. In the Obama years, it gave us the Tea Party and the rebellious House caucus that shut down the government. In this climate, the popularity of outsider presidential candidates doesn't seem unnatural.

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