Friday, August 26, 2016
The New Civility And The "Softening" Of The Trump Campaign
(From the HuffPost Hill, 8/26/16, by Arthur Delaney)
Two Trump surrogates demonstrated the new, softer campaign tone: Maine Gov. Paul LePage apologized for calling someone a “son-of-a-bitch socialist cocksucker” and New Hampshire state rep Al Baldasaro said he regretted “the way” he said Hillary Clinton should be shot by a firing squad, so civility is still alive in our politics. And the Trump campaign hired Bill Stepien, a guy Chris Christie fired for the Bridgegate scandal, which means America can expect a hell of a traffic jam on its way home from Hillary Clinton’s inauguration.