"I'm excited about the opportunity to change the status quo," Sam Clovis says – Trump's new national co-chair pic.twitter.com/cmmLxWRvqV
— Betsy Klein (@betsy_klein) August 25, 2015
Sam Clovis is the Perry campaign defector I wrote about Monday evening. Spoiler alert, he went for the quick dollar. In his defense, there’s some question whether there will be a Republican party once Trump gets through entertaining himself, so collecting one last fat fee might be the smart move right now.
Top Iowa state R said yesterday that Clovis announcing he was for sale "exactly the kind of thing that's bad for Iowa caucuses"
— Trip Gabriel (@tripgabriel) August 25, 2015
What, just because The Donald is setting up his Iowa committee using the same highly successful methods that made Celebrity Apprentice such a money-spinner?
— Michael Barbaro (@mikiebarb) August 25, 2015
In related Everybody’s Talking About It mediatainment…
— The New York Times (@nytimes) August 26, 2015