Él dice que no se presenta pero ha dejado muy buena impresión en su visita a New Hampshire. Andrew Cline, editor de la página de opinión del Union Leader, ha tenido muy buenas palabras para la intervención del Gobernador Bobby Jindal, de Louisiana, en un acto de recaudación de fondos celebrado hace unos días en Portsmouth.
(...) Before yesterday, the New Hampshire scouting report on Bobby Jindal was that he was sharp as a whip, but very wonky, and policy wonks tend to lack the social skills needed to thrive in the primary.
After yesterday, the scouting report is very different.
What Bobby Jindal did at the 100 Club on Thursday afternoon was to swiftly, deftly, and without the slightest hint of insincerity or effort, make a few dozen important and seasoned New Hampshire Republicans say to themselves, "I like that guy."
(...) Before Jindal arrived, the mood in the room was similar to that of a charity cocktail party. It was mostly a lukewarm mix of business and social pleasantries.
By the time Jindal left, the room was practically vibrating with energy. Every person I spoke with after the event was impressed with the performance, and these are people who have weathered many primaries and met many presidents.
In the next few weeks, these people will meet other Republicans at campaign events, and they will tell of the great speech Bobby Jindal gave in Portsmouth. (...)