Now that Donald Trump’s got the inside track to the GOP nomination, it’s time to figure out how he’ll box out Hillary Clinton in the general election. I think he’ll make a play for some of Bernie Sander’s voters, who are just as sick of the Chamber of Commerce and crooked trade deals as Trump’s current supporters.
Clearly, Trump will stick with national pride, but I think the logical next step is for him to expand on his message of economic strength achieved through crushing enemies foreign and domestic. I think the play here is muscular centrism — he’s got to be the guy who’ll fight the hardest against the forces who’ve been screwing us over. So here’s my 10-point platform for Trump. Stop me if you can’t picture Trump saying one of these things.