Carson, the retired brain surgeon, won a Western Conservative Summit straw poll this weekend in Colorado, and the Draft Ben Carson for President Committee has raised more than similar groups for Hillary Clinton and Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) have.
“I certainly didn’t give it much thought early on,” he said on Fox News before noting that “there’s just hundreds of people” who are “so enthusiastic” every place he goes.
Yes, of course. Let’s run as many actual conservative candidates as we can, and split the conservative vote five or six ways while the Gentry GOP pours money, organization, and influence into getting the nomination for their designated scamnesty “moderate electable” candidate. That worked so well for everybody the last two times around.