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Camelot for the Anti-Vax Set

R.F.K. is certain to be a major storyline of the election, even if most reporters and pundits have yet to figure out if he’ll be a sideshow or a spoiler.
R.F.K. is certain to be a major storyline of the election, even if most reporters and pundits have yet to figure out if he’ll be a sideshow or a spoiler. Photo: Rebecca Noble/Getty Images
Theodore Schleifer
January 9, 2024

Perhaps the only American rooting for the seemingly inevitable Trump-Biden rematch is Robert F. Kennedy Jr. The former Democrat has made a big deal of casting his independent presidential campaign as a populist revolt against entrenched interests, including the billionaire donor establishment of both parties. But Kennedy is very much playing the billionaire fundraising game, himself, and is currently gearing up for a big-money battle against Biden and Trump.