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Cain’s Candidate of Choice for 2016

Back in 2006, Herman Cain penned a column proposing that the perfect Republican candidate for the2016 cycle would be Tiger Woods. “Tiger’s success on the golf course, which will translate to success in the White House, is a product of his character, discipline and leadership by example,” Cain wrote. “Tiger has one objective when he steps up to the first tee – win. The Republicans desperately need a candidate who will not seek personal legacies through political victories that compromise conservative ideology and increase the scope of federal government. Tiger’s legacy is already set.” 

Obviously, hindsight’s 20/20 …

Katrina TrinkoKatrina Trinko is a political reporter for National Review. Trinko is also a member of USA TODAY’S Board of Contributors, and her work has been published in various media outlets ...

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