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Republican voters, seeking radical change, turn deaf ear to governors

Republican voters, seeking radical change, turn deaf ear to governors

Standing in his kitchen as two golden retrievers vied for his attention, Brian Cressy ticked off the reasons he’s not supporting any of the three Republican governors who have staked their presidential hopes on New Hampshire.

Ohio Gov. John Kasich? A Lehman Brothers banker. Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush? Looks like a “prep school kid who’s been picked on.” New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie? “Don’t trust him.”

None of them would satisfy the 60-year-old addiction counselor, who has settled on voting for Donald Trump in Tuesday’s primary. And he doesn’t know anyone else in town who supports the governors — not his neighbors,...

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