Read the story here. Advertise at Before It's News here.
Profile image
By RedState (Reporter)
Contributor profile | More stories
Story Views
Last hour:
Last 24 hours:

Lewandowski Firing Proves Trump Would be as Bad as Hillary, If Not Worse

% of readers think this story is Fact. Add your two cents.

Corey Lewandowski was an unqualified twerp who was in over his head as Donald Trump’s campaign manager. He was an incompetent, shameless, abrasive liar. If Donald Trump had woken up two or three months ago and said to himself, “Gee, this guy Lewandowski cannot do the job I hired him for, I should fire him and get someone else,” I would have viewed it as evidence that Trump was getting his crap together, at long last.

So why aren’t I praising Trump for firing Lewandowski now? Surely, if I would have supported Lewandowski’s firing them (and I would have), then shouldn’t it be good news that Trump is firing him now?

On the contrary, the timing and (most especially) the reason Trump fired Lewandowski serve to prove that Trump would be a substantially worse President than Hillary Clinton.

See, Trump stuck by his man back when Lewandowski was (properly) accused of a) getting trucked by the Cruz campaign in the delegate game b) assaulting Michelle Fields and lying about it, and c) engaging in a pattern of abusive behavior towards female subordinates. These things did not bother Trump. Know what did? Polls. This comes from Breitbart so it is basically directly from the mouth of Donald Trump:

“Corey was escorted out of the building,” a source close to the campaign told Breitbart News.

Lewandowski came to the meeting unaware that he had lost the support of the GOP presumptive nominee, the source said. At the meeting, attended by both senior campaign staff and members of the family, Trump reviewed different campaign metrics that were all faltering: cooperation with party leaders, fundraising, surrogate operations and most importantly the polls.

Most importantly the polls, indeed. Firing your campaign manager in the middle of an election is a big deal. A step not to be taken lightly. Especially when the campaign manager in question successfully guided your campaign to a primary victory. And Trump took this extraordinary step because… the polls told him to.

Well, let’s look at those polls for just a second. Trump undoubtedly has had a rough time in the polls lately… but it’s kind of astonishing how short lived his drop in the polls has been. As recently as May 25th, Trump held his one and only lead in the RCP national average. In fact, there were four national polls that finished between June 5-8th and all showed Clinton leading by 3-8 points. Only since then has Trump nosedived in the polls.

In other words, Trump’s had about 11 bad days of polls. Less than two weeks. And on this basis, he takes the drastic step of firing his right hand man. His right hand man, we should note, who was not responsible for Trump’s racists remarks about Gonzalo Curiel or any of the other idiotic utterances that have proceeded from Trump’s giant, fat head.

Now imagine a President this obsessed with polls. A President who was so terrified of his numbers dropping in public opinion polling that he would take humongous, desperate measures based on 11 bad days from Gallup. Folks, that is a nightmare waiting to happen. People accuse Hillary Clinton of being a relentless triangulator – and she is – but at least she wouldn’t be a nonstop exercise in whiplash, overreaction, and overcorrection every time her administration has a bad period of 11 days.

And if you think Bill Clinton bombing an aspirin factory in Iraq to distract from Monica Lewinsky was bad, imagine what Trump can come up with over the span of four years of what’s sure to be nonstop failure and scandal. This is who Trump is, folks. I don’t for a second regret my refusal to support him, and everyone who has done so should seriously reconsider before it is too late.

The post Lewandowski Firing Proves Trump Would be as Bad as Hillary, If Not Worse appeared first on RedState.


Before It’s News® is a community of individuals who report on what’s going on around them, from all around the world.

Anyone can join.
Anyone can contribute.
Anyone can become informed about their world.

"United We Stand" Click Here To Create Your Personal Citizen Journalist Account Today, Be Sure To Invite Your Friends.

Please Help Support BeforeitsNews by trying our Natural Health Products below!

Order by Phone at 888-809-8385 or online at M - F 9am to 5pm EST

Order by Phone at 866-388-7003 or online at M - F 9am to 5pm EST

Order by Phone at 866-388-7003 or online at M - F 9am to 5pm EST

Humic & Fulvic Trace Minerals Complex - Nature's most important supplement! Vivid Dreams again!

HNEX HydroNano EXtracellular Water - Improve immune system health and reduce inflammation.

Ultimate Clinical Potency Curcumin - Natural pain relief, reduce inflammation and so much more.

MitoCopper - Bioavailable Copper destroys pathogens and gives you more energy. (See Blood Video)

Oxy Powder - Natural Colon Cleanser!  Cleans out toxic buildup with oxygen!

Nascent Iodine - Promotes detoxification, mental focus and thyroid health.

Smart Meter Cover -  Reduces Smart Meter radiation by 96%! (See Video).

Report abuse


    Your Comments
    Question   Razz  Sad   Evil  Exclaim  Smile  Redface  Biggrin  Surprised  Eek   Confused   Cool  LOL   Mad   Twisted  Rolleyes   Wink  Idea  Arrow  Neutral  Cry   Mr. Green

    Load more ...




    Email this story
    Email this story

    If you really want to ban this commenter, please write down the reason:

    If you really want to disable all recommended stories, click on OK button. After that, you will be redirect to your options page.