But while Trump and his intimates were immune to the anti-Puzder campaign, other Republicans were not. At least four Republican senators – Susan Collins (Maine), Johnny Isakson (Georgia), Lisa Murkowski (Alaska) and Tim Scott (South Carolina) – looked set to vote against him, ending his chances of nomination. Rumor had it more knives were ready to be plunged in Puzder’s back.
Thursday, February 16, 2017
Guardian UK: Andrew Puzder's downfall shows a flawed trend in Trump’s presidency - Trump is learning that while he may love to give the middle finger to (supposedly) liberal public opinion, there are Republicans who will not join in