This is change you can believe in. Just two years ago, Tom Tancredo was a veritable outcast of the Republican Party. Karl Rove was screaming at him, John McCain scoffed at him, GOP pollsters viewed him as a saboteur within their midst. Tancredo’s one issue–a near-apocalyptic warning about immigrant-driven dilution of American culture–was seen as radioactive among the Republican elite.
And now, Sarah Palin, who is as big a leader in Republican politics as there is, has endorsed Tancredo as a protest candidate in the Colorado governor’s race, running on the American Constitution Party. Here is one of Tancredo’s spots from his 2008 presidential campaign.