By turning the campaign into a crusade, and reminding the people that he is the only one who can actually execute such a bold plan, Rick Perry can then win.
The GOP Establishment are not cowards, after all. They are quislings. “Hoka Hey”, as the Oglala say.
It’s the only New Year’s resolution I’ve ever kept. Or intend to.
In one day what was lost was all those hopeful signs that maybe the GOP leadership was lapsing into courage.