Glenn Beck: Trump will beat Clinton, become president
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Glenn Beck is predicting presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpGillibrand urges opposition to Kavanaugh: Fight for abortion rights 'is now or never' Trump claims tariffs on foreign nations will rescue US steel industry: report Bannon announces pro-Trump movie, operation team ahead of midterms: report MORE will beat Democrat Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonGillibrand urges opposition to Kavanaugh: Fight for abortion rights 'is now or never' Bannon announces pro-Trump movie, operation team ahead of midterms: report Fox News host hits Giuliani: Dossier isn't why Mueller probe was started MORE to become the next president.

“Here’s my prediction, and I stand by it: Donald Trump is going to be the next president of the United States,” Beck said Wednesday on his radio show, according to a transcript on his website. "And I don’t think there’s any way around it. I believe Donald Trump will beat Hillary Clinton.

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“And here’s why: Hillary Clinton is such a flawed candidate. I’ve said this for a long time. My shoe would beat Hillary Clinton, right? Anything — a rock would beat Hillary Clinton.”

Beck said Trump’s celebrity would attract enough supporters from outside the GOP to make up for the loss of conservatives who have joined the Never Trump movement.

“The key to success here is star power. And somebody from the outside that is going to shake things up," Beck said.

“After looking at the [West Virginia] exit polls last night … I believe the number was 30 percent of Democrats that said they will cross over and vote for Donald Trump,” he added.

“But if you can get 30 percent — when was the last time you ever saw a poll that said that 5 percent of Democrats would vote for a Republican? Certainly not 30 percent in an exit poll that say they would cross over. That just shows how weak of a candidate [Clinton] is.”

Beck said Trump's popularity has little to do with the Tea Party.

“Those people who are supporting Donald Trump are, most of them, who have been on the bandwagon before, are not constitutionalists, not people who actually believed in the principles of the Tea Party,” said Beck, who supported Sen. Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzElection Countdown: GOP worries House majority endangered by top of ticket | Dems make history in Tuesday's primaries | Parties fight for Puerto Rican vote in Florida | GOP lawmakers plan 'Freedom Tour' Former spokeswoman defends Trump calling Omarosa ‘dog’: He’s called men dogs Mellman: Two worlds — Online and off MORE (R-Texas) for president before Cruz ended his campaign last week.

“Some of them were Tea Party goers, but they have been so badly beaten and disenfranchised by the GOP, by the entire government, by culture, that they just want somebody to stop the madness.”

Bernie SandersBernard (Bernie) SandersSanders to campaign for Florida Dem governor candidate Lewandowski says Bloomberg would be 'very competitive' against Trump in 2020 One Vermont Republican wins statewide nomination in six races MORE defeated Clinton on Tuesday in the West Virginia Democratic presidential primary.

Exit polls showed that 47 percent of Sanders’s supporters in the state would vote for Trump over Clinton in a general election.