|"What part of political dynasty don't these people understand?"|
"Bush now has gotta cut back," Trump said at a campaign rally in Jacksonville, Florida. "Here's a guy who wants to run our country. And he can't even run his own campaign. And you know what? He's cutting back big."
The billionaire diagnosed Bush's campaign as "failing" and supplied with "no money." His White House bid, Trump said to wild applause, was "losing badly and embarrassing his family."
Oh man that's brutal!
In response an MSNBC reporter asked Jeb! about that whole 40% reduction in his staff, and this was his response:
Addressing the concern that his campaign is falling apart, Bush responded, “Blah blah blah blah, that’s my answer, blah blah blah.”
Bush went on to bring up the "presidencies" of Herman Cain, Hilary Clinton, and Rudy Giuliani by way of making the point that those with good poll numbers around this time in the past did not go on to win the nomination.
“October is not when you elect people, it’s February, and then you move into March and we have a campaign that is designed to win,” said Bush.
Yeah that is a reasonable point, but Mr. "Designed to Win" also said this in South Carolina today:
That does not exactly sound like somebody brimming with confidence over his chances of winning this nomination.
And you know it probably does not exactly help his self esteem to have watched Hillary essentially do this to the House Benghazi Committee.
Yep, I'm essentially devouring popcorn two fistfuls at a time these days.