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The Sante Fe New Mexican on Donald Trump (May 10):
Pity the poor Republican leaders. They must choose whether to back a candidate whose rhetoric is hateful, whose policy positions often make no sense and who isn’t even a true conservative. Or, they must choose to turn their backs on their party’s presidential nominee in 2016.
Some prominent Republicans — political consultant Mary Matalin, for example — have switched their party registration.