Could Christie ever survive the polarized Republican primary process and win the nomination?
But can a pro-reform Republican get through the GOP primary process, where Tea Party voices will be the loudest?
That's what strengthens the GOP primary process, and by extension, offers the American people better presidential candidates.
primary process n.
In psychoanalysis, the mental process directly related to the functions of the id and characteristic of unconscious mental activity, marked by unorganized, illogical thinking and by the tendency to seek immediate discharge and gratification of instinctual demands.