Forget the Polls! Leading Conservative Talk Show Host Says This GOP Candidate Could ‘Run the Board’

Despite recent polls indicating that the crowded GOP presidential field, which may soon swell to as many as sixteen candidates, has no clear leader at this point, one leading conservative radio talk show host has identified the candidate he believes is the frontrunner.

Leading conservative talk show host Hugh Hewitt announced that Ted Cruz is “prepared better to run the board than anybody else.”

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Hewitt cites Cruz’s debating prowess and the first handful of primary states he believes are favorable to Cruz. But perhaps more important, Hewitt points to Cruz’s dominance thus far in social media.

Senator and 2016 Presidential Candidate Ted Cruz

Senator and 2016 Presidential Candidate Ted Cruz

“Jeb’s got the money and Marco Rubio is lighting up the crowds — and he does, but if you look at the social media engagement…Ted Cruz has got the deepest level of social media engagement.”


h/t:  The Right Scoop


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Matthew K. Burke
Matthew K. Burke
A former Washington State U.S. Congressional candidate in 2010, Matthew attended the nation’s first modern day Tea Party in 2009 in Seattle, Washington. He also began writing and blogging that year. Matthew became a Certified Financial Planner in 1995 and was a Financial Advisor for 24 years in his previous life. Matthew was one of the three main writers leading a conservative news site to be one of the top 15 conservative news sites in the U.S. in a matter of months. He brings to PolitiStick a vast amount of knowledge about economics as well as a passion and commitment to the vision that our Founding Fathers had for our Republic.

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