Nor was the base interested in him. Among conservatives, we generally saw him as the last gasp of the Kennedy Democrats. We were intrigued, in the way opponents are in a potential crossover issue politician when everyone still has the luxury of thinking that their horse will finish first. As the field dwindled to Trump, Webb got lots of mentions.

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