The party out of power, the GOP in this instance, just has to be opportunistic and smart.
“He is opportunistic and it is a female at the right time,” he said.
An eclectic mix of idealistic and opportunistic politicians and NGOs mobilized people against land acquisitions.
opportunistic op·por·tun·is·tic (ŏp'ər-tōō-nĭs'tĭk, -tyōō-)
Of or relating to an organism capable of causing disease only in a host whose resistance is lowered.
Of or relating to a disease caused by an opportunistic organism.