Karl Rove: Donald Trump A ‘Joke Candidate’ (VIDEO)
Trump is mulling a campaign for the Republican presidential nomination in 2012. The billionaire and potential candidate has signaled, however, that if he runs and loses in the GOP primary that he would likely make a bid for the White House as an independent.
“His full embrace of the birther issue means that he’s off there in the nutty right and is now an inconsequential candidate,” said Rove of Trump’s penchant for raising skepticism over whether President Barack Obama was born in the United States. “I’m shocked, the guy is smarter than this.”