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It's time for Republican voters to reject Trump and his reckless rhetoric

It's time for Republican voters to reject Trump and his reckless rhetoric

There are plenty of reasons for voters to fear Donald Trump, including his utter lack of government experience, his hair-trigger temperament, his bigoted statements about Muslims and Mexicans and his vacuous promise to “make America great again.” But as Republicans in five states head to the polls Tuesday, they now must seriously consider something else: whether they really want as their standard bearer a candidate whose reckless rhetoric encourages and condones violence.

This, after all, is a man who said of a protester that he'd like to punch him in the face, and who longed for the “old days” when hecklers were “carried out on a stretcher.”...

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