With Donald Trump still high in the polls and Ben Carson not far behind – rumors are swirling that GOP officials might resort to a brokered convention if a candidate they think is too extreme is in a position to secure the nomination. Bloomberg – for example – is reporting that RNC chairman Reince Priebus discussed just that option at a weekend dinner with 20 other party bigwigs. Bryan Pruitt, RedState & Alex Lawson, Social Security Works & Charles Sauer, The Market Institute all join Thom. – Thom Hartmann’s Big Picture

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