Most of the Ted Cruz Super Tuesday speech was quite attractive to conservatives. Promising to end the IRS and repeal Obamacare certainly stirred my heart.
The speech had more than one purpose, though. Ted Cruz wasn’t just presenting himself as a candidate for conservatives. He was also trying to convince the RNC and the GOP establishment that he was their champion—their last, best hope against Donald Trump.
But while it is true that Cruz is the only one who has beaten Trump in any state, his boasting in his victories only reminded me that he was, for the moment at least, a loser to Trump. It’s not as if it is a close race with Donald Trump and Ted Cruz running neck and neck. Donald Trump has won eleven states, over twice as many as Ted Cruz.
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