Donors trying to draft retired Marine General ‘Mad Dog’ Mattis for presidential run

By the Washington Examiner


A group of wealthy donors is preparing to draft retired Marine Gen. James “Mad Dog” Mattis to run for president and taken down Donald Trump, according to reports.

Nearly a dozen donors are willing to throw their resources behind the former head of U.S. Central Command. The group has delivered six memos to Mattis outlining how he could win the race in the hope that it will encourage him to run, the Daily Beast reported.