How Donald Trump Outsmarted Ted Cruz

The results from South Carolina and Nevada reaffirm what should have been clear after February 9th in New Hampshire: Donald Trump is highly likely to be the GOP presidential nominee, and there’s nothing that’s been tried by his rivals so far that is going to change that. Trump’s electoral appeal, shrewd instincts, and skill in shaping the debate are already well documented. But consider three things from Trump’s approach that stand out from his competitors’: He has a campaign theme He tries to win in every state He’s relentless on TV with his message It’s worth making these contrasts to learn