Ralph Northam has moved so far to the left, his campaign cannot move back to the center effectively at all. So he has to force Gillespie to make a mistake… to come off center.
The Republican electorate wants someone who will fight for them.
So here’s the question that should keep Democrats up at night in a cold sweat: is Ed Gillespie the Virginia version of Emmanuel Macron?
George Allen, Jim Gilmore and Bob McDonnell are the Republican governors since the 80s, and the gig didn’t seem to do any of them much good.
19 debates sounds just fine here.
Gauntlet thrown down — and best of luck turning down these invitations, Ralph.
Explain to me why the Democrats don’t want this to happen?
There’s nothing for the Democrats to cheer in this poll other than oversampling.
What we do need is the old fusionism Ronald Reagan turned into a warhorse for the conservative cause — Jack Kemp and Rand Paul.
Democrats desperately trying to drive a Hillary-esque narrative; reality breaks the safe space.