Both candidates have high unfavorables.
From 1992 to 2012, the Democratic nominee always won 18 states, plus the District of Columbia, that are worth a combined 242 electoral votes — just 28 short of the 270 needed to win the presidency. Over the same six elections, Republicans have consistently won 13 states with a total of 102 electoral votes. That means a generic GOP candidate has a much narrower path to victory than a generic Democrat
Donald has high voter turnout
Past Republicans have been same cluster of issues: tax cuts, especially for the wealthy;
· muscular internationalism;
· social conservatism;
· free trade.
T is not boxed in like past republicans.
T will unrelentingly attack even on a personal level.