“We reject the certified results of the 2020 Presidential election, and we hold that acting President Joseph Robinette Biden Jr. was not legitimately elected by the people of the United States,” reads a resolution adopted by the party concerning the 2020 election.
“We believe the Obergefell v. Hodges decision, overturning the Texas law prohibiting same-sex marriage in Texas, has no basis in the Constitution and should be nullified,” read another statement in a section on “Family and Gender Issues.”
In Kasich’s analysis, the positions espouses by the Texas state party represent only a minority of voters’ opinions.
“If you leave the field and you let the crazies — you let the people who are really extreme take control, then these are the kind of things you get,” he said. “And it works on both sides, in both the Democratic and Republican party, in these primaries.”
“If you let the extremes dictate who the nominees are, what the policies are, then you’re going to end up in extremes that don’t make sense and further polarize the country,” he added.