We are living through an extraordinary election for the Presidency of the United States. Voters on the Republican (GOP, or Grand Old Party) side have selected Mr. Donald Trump to be their Party’s nominee). At at the same time, the affluent political novice has been a divisive figure, as you likely know. His comments about migrants, women, Muslims, and others have caused a political firestorm, many argue. On the Democratic side, another unlikely candidate, Democratic Socialist, Senator Bernie Sanders (VT) is giving the well-experienced but likewise controversial Hillary Clinton a run for her money.
IN TWO PARAGRAPHS, DISCUSS THE STATE OF THE PRESIDENTIAL RACE TO DATE. For instance, does anything surprise you? Which candidate is most likely to win in November? Who would you recommend for the VP selection for each candidate to gain an electoral advantage? This is an open forum on your thoughts, generally.