There will be a great and terrible compulsion for some to cackle over this.
Establishment Republicans are in a tough spot in Mississippi.
They want Thad Cochran to win the coming runoff, and could spend tons of cash to attack tea-party challenger Chris McDaniel. But they know the sitting senator is more likely to lose, and going after his opponent will only damage the party’s ability to beat the Democratic candidate and take over the Senate.
Don’t. They’re going in the direction many of you probably want them to go. Kicking them along the way might feel nice, but it also runs the risk of stiffening their spines.