Thursday, July 13, 2017
The Silence Of The Lambs And The Republican Brand
John McCain's response to a question about Donald Trump Jr's meeting with a Russian lawyer was telling. He said that a new shoe keeps dropping off of the Trump centipede with regularity. The latest shoe to drop met with silence from Republican leaders in Congress. This article explains the silence of the GOP lambs. It than raises questions about transformation of the GOP brand to the Trump brand that is primarily attractive to a small percent of Republicans. Trump may fall by the wayside but the Republican Party's image is being determined by the Trump base. That does not auger well for its future.