#NeverTrump pushing last-ditch plan with Kasich

#NeverTrump pushing last-ditch plan with Kasich

[Ed. – It doesn’t seem to occur to the #NeverTrump folks that a “crown Kasich” coup would yield a GOP every bit as divided and broken as the one they think Trump will be spearheading.  Better to simply recognize now that the GOP as it existed a year ago is no longer viable.  It’s not there, and something else will have to be built.  A pointless detour with some Kasich (or Romney) thing would be a waste of time, at best.  More likely counterproductive.]

In a Sunday night email, former New Hampshire Sen. Gordon Humphrey asked several prominent John Kasich allies to contact the governor directly and urge him to overthrow Donald Trump at the GOP convention in Cleveland. …

“But, John needs encouragement to make the move. Please email John and offer him your encouragement and continued backing… The way is clear for John. It’s not going to get better than this, but time is of the essence. Please take a moment to encourage him right now.”

In a recent column for the #NeverTrump ringleader, Bill Kristol, called on Kasich and 2012 presidential nominee Mitt Romney to “have a conversation very soon and agree that one of them will announce this week that he is willing to compete for the nomination after the convention has disposed of Donald Trump.”

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