CPAC chief: The odds of Trump's nomination? 75%
NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. — In the wake of Donald Trump's Super Tuesday victories, a leading conservative organizer puts the odds at 75% that the real-estate mogul will be able to claim the presidential nomination on the first ballot at the Republican National Convention in July — and he says there's little wealthy GOP donors dismayed by that prospect can do to block it.
"You've got these billionaires who are trying to stop the billionaire, and they seem to be impotent to actually have an effect on the process," says Matt Schlapp, chairman of the American Conservative Union. The group... read more