As reported on the Blaze today:
Chris Matthews Is Certain This Person Will Be the Next Republican Presidential Nominee
MSNBC host Chris Matthews believes the Republican Party will shake things up in 2016 and do something it hasn’t done since 1980: nominate a “hard right” candidate to run for president.
Matthews took it a step further and even predicted that Kentucky Senator Rand Paul would be the GOP’s next presidential nominee.
“They put up with George Bush the first, put up with Bob Dole, were deeply disappointed with the big-spending George W. and last year, again, by Mitt Romney and are now going to come loaded for bear for the race for 2016,” Matthews said.
“So I predict the hard right is gonna’ take over the Republican Party in 2016 and the nomination is going to Rand Paul,” he added. “You watch. This is what I do for a living
Obviously I reject the kooky Matthews mantra of the “hard right” being conservatism or libertarianism. In relation to where the progressives are and what they strive for it is a hard right turn but only a hard right turn back to the ideals the Constitution is a standard of.
Hopefully crazy Chris is right on this one because I fear if the GOP power brokers drag out another moderate jello mold, the party that saved a union and promoted freedom will be history.