This delegate just said that We the People aren’t actually the ones who deicide who we want in office — that it is the Establishment that does that. Do you agree with him?
He told CNBC’s “Squawk Box” voters are irrelevant when it comes to selecting a candidate for the presidential nomination.
“The media has created the perception that the voters choose the nomination. That’s the conflict here,” the North Dakota Republican said.
Haugland also questioned why primaries are held.
Despite Donald Trump’s huge delegate lead in the race, CNBC questions if he will ultimately receive the 1,237 delegates required to claim the GOP nomination before the convention.
“This could lead to a brokered convention, in which unbound delegates, like Haugland, could play a significant swing role on the first ballot to choose a nominee,” writes Matthew J. Belvedere.
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