This week, the Daily Beast’s Michael Tomasky posed one of those pre-primary questions that’s actually worth considering: “Can Marco Rubio even win a primary?” And, yeah: with all the attendant hype and hope around Rubio, the big talk and the big donors, it’s easy to lose sight of the fact that sooner or later, it’s about winning elections. The thing is -- this applies to everyone in what’s been a gigantic field. Where are you going to win? And when? And if you have no idea how to answer these questions, what are you doing staying in the race?
So, a reality check is in order. Here’s ours.