By Jack Brummet, GOP/Tea Party Ed.
He'll drop in the polls overnight and the contributors will stop answering the phones as of now.
"I think he understands the real sentiment of America."
"Keep in mind, Senate Republicans have, by and large, stayed on the sidelines in the GOP presidential race. Of the 54 Republican senators in the chamber, only 11 have made endorsements (one, John McCain, backed Graham, which actually brings the overall total down to 10 as of this morning).