"If they don’t get tough, they’re not going to win this election”

“Well, I think there are a lot of ways of getting tough,” Trump said. “I think they’re pandering to Obama. I think they’re being so nice to Obama. It’s unbelievable. And John McCain made that mistake. He absolutely made that mistake and you know they’re just afraid to attack this man and he should be attacked.”…

Trump added that he felt that the Republicans did not include the right mixture of voices at their party convention — mentioning Sarah Palin by name, but also possibly referring to himself. A Trump “surprise event” planned for Monday at the Republican convention was canceled because of the storm.