In a race that has been focused on just two candidates, her shock rise has come out of nowhere.
Last month, Kathy Barnette had single digit support in polls. She ranked fifth place in most of them, well behind front runners Dr. Mehmet Oz and David McCormick.
Now, she’s made it a three-way tie with the leaders.
Between the two relatively center-right candidates, Barnette has surged as the candidate of the far-right. Though he endorsed Oz, Trump’s usual rhetoric is far more similar to Barnette’s style.
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