Dec 30th, 2011
In Political Currents, Adam C. Smith writes:
"Republican consultant Carlos Curbelo of Miami said the nominee should have plenty of time to pivot into general election posture, but the primary campaign has done little to help broaden the party’s appeal.
“The Republican candidates are speaking to a very, very small audience right now that is going to vote for the ticket in November anyway,” Curbelo said. “Certainly with regard to Hispanic voters all these debates and the primary process in general has been, if anything, harmful to Republicans."