From looking at the polling, I'm convinced that the notion that an Establishment GOP candidate can
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Defining the anti-Establishment vote as those who support Donald Trump, Ted Cruz, Ben Carson, Carly Fiorina and Rand Paul let's take a look at what percent of Republican voters are supportive of those candidates versus those who Establishment:
I continue to contend that the only candidate out there who can stop a Trump nomination is Texas Senator Ted Cruz. A Monmouth poll released today shows the race 28-24 in favor of Trump over Cruz. I personally don't think it's that close...at least not yet. While Cruz is not the strongest general election candidate for the Republicans, he certainly is much better than Trump. According to the Quinnipiac University poll, 50% of the people responded they would be embarrassed by having Trump as President.