“I really admire toughness and courage, and I will tell you that the people of the brigade really have that,” Trump said to applause from an audience of Cuban-Americans, referring to the Bay of Pigs veterans.
Referring to those killed in the invasion, Trump won more applause by criticising the government of Democratic President John F. Kennedy, saying they had died “all because of the fact you were let down by our country.”
Did Donald Trump plumb a crucial Florida (hence national) electorate’s hot-buttons in 1999, or what?!
Might he be on to something regarding a much, much bigger and much more crucial ( Soccer-Mom and Joe Sixpack) American electorate’s hot-buttons today?