Jon Huntsman: I Could Support Donald Trump if He’s Nominated

Associated Press
Associated Press

From Rebecca Savransky writing at The Hill:

Former Republican presidential candidate Jon Huntsman said Monday he could support Donald Trump if he is the eventual GOP nominee.

“If he’s the nominee, I’m a Republican and I tend to gravitate towards whomever the nominee is,” Huntsman told CNN senior political commentator David Axelrod on Axelrod’s podcast “The Axe Files.”

He said Trump’s right in his plans to wipe out the Washington establishment and “bring aboard a new generation of the best and the brightest.”

“I’d love to see someone stand up who’s a total outsider and see if that can be done because I think it would actually be a pretty healthy thing,” he said.

Read the rest of the story at The Hill.