Frank Cannon is president of the American Principles Project and a respected conservative political strategist with over 30 years of experience.
Well I think that both [Rubio and Cruz] represent the two most electable candidates in the Republican field. Rubio is the best speaker. Rubio has a compelling personal story and tells it better than Cruz tells his personal story.
But I think the key thing is the mood of the electorate. The electorate does not want a politician who is as thorough and careful as Rubio. They want a politician that’s decisive; that is telling them where he’s going to take the country. And I think that politician is Cruz eventually.[…]