Trump challenger Joe Walsh: Canceling GOP primaries is undemocratic
Joe Walsh at a news conference. Photo: Bill Clark/Roll Call
Presidential candidate Joe Walsh told CNN's "Anderson Cooper 360" Monday the decision by several states to cancel Republican primaries is "undemocratic bulls--t."
The big picture: The Republican parties in the key early nominating states of Nevada and South Carolina voted over the weekend not to hold contests, as did Kansas and Arizona, per NBC News.
- Trump has a near-90% approval rating within the Republican Party, but he faces challenges for the party's nomination from Walsh, former congressman and South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford and former Massachusetts Gov. Bill Weld.
Editor's note: This story has been corrected to show that Walsh said "undemocratic" in his quote.