Former RNC Chairman Michael Steele is dumbfounded by Mitt Romney’s planned Speech against GOP front-runner Donald Trump.
Michael Steele went on Morning Joe Thursday to discuss Romney’s planned attack on Donald Trump.
Steele is stumped on Romney’s attacks on Trump.
Transcript via Real Clear Politics:
FORMER RNC CHAIRMAN MICHAEL STEELE: I don’t know why they think this is going to work in the first place. I don’t know who they think this is going to influence.
Keep in mind, Mitt Romney lost 3 million Republicans, who didn’t even bother to show up and vote for him because they did not support his campaign. So now to double back and to go after the very guy who has brought them back into the party. You can not lose sight of the fact that regardless of what you feel, the establishment is going to need this man. Even if he is not the nominee because he is bringing voters back in who have not been a part of this process… If you’re going after the guy they are now rallying behind, I don’t understand what they think is going to happen here.