73 online
Most Popular Choices
Share on Facebook 7 Printer Friendly Page More Sharing
General News    H3'ed 8/4/16

What Happens if Trump Really Does Drop Out of the Presidential Race?

Quicklink Submitted By   No comments
Follow Me on Twitter     Message Sheila Samples
Become a Fan
  (49 fans)

Donald Trump
Donald Trump
(Image by Gage Skidmore)
  Details   DMCA

ABC News dropped the bombshell this week that Republican leaders are nervous and “actively exploring” options in case Donald Trump pulls a fast one and drops out of the presidential race. If Trump was to drop out of the race it would have to be done voluntarily, as there is no system in place that Republicans could use to force him out of the nomination. In the case of a candidate voluntarily dropping out the RNC is permitted to “fill any and all vacancies which may occur by reason of death, declination or otherwise of the Republican candidate for president of the United States.” Trump voluntarily dropping out of the race would create a huge set of complications, especially when looking at the situation state by state. Each state seems to have their own set of rules in regards to a candidate dropping out, including how long before an election they must do so.

Read the rest of the story HERE:

At www.nationofchange.org
News 1   Funny 1   Interesting 1  
Rate It | View Ratings

Sheila Samples Social Media Pages: Facebook page url on login Profile not filled in       Twitter page url on login Profile not filled in       Linkedin page url on login Profile not filled in       Instagram page url on login Profile not filled in

Sheila Samples is an Oklahoma writer and a former civilian US Army Public Information Officer. She is a Managing Editor for OpEd News, and a regular contributor for a variety of Internet sites.

Go To Commenting
The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.
Follow Me on Twitter     Writers Guidelines

Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
Support OpEdNews

OpEdNews depends upon can't survive without your help.

If you value this article and the work of OpEdNews, please either Donate or Purchase a premium membership.

If you've enjoyed this, sign up for our daily or weekly newsletter to get lots of great progressive content.
Daily Weekly     OpEd News Newsletter
   (Opens new browser window)

To View Comments or Join the Conversation:

Tell A Friend