Ex-Trump Hispanic advisory council member: Trump could beat 'ticket of Jesus and the Virgin Mary' in 2020

Ex-Trump Hispanic advisory council member: Trump could beat 'ticket of Jesus and the Virgin Mary' in 2020
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A former member of President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump nominates ambassador to Turkey Trump heads to Mar-a-Lago after signing bill to avert shutdown CNN, MSNBC to air ad turned down by Fox over Nazi imagery MORE's Hispanic advisory council said Tuesday he thinks Trump could win reelection against "a combined ticket of Jesus and the Virgin Mary."

“If Donald Trump has three more years like the year he just had of amazing successes, he can run against a combined ticket of Jesus and the Virgin Mary and he will still win in 2020,” said Steve Cortes, a Fox News contributor, during an interview on Fox Business Network.

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During the interview, Cortes was asked what he thinks about a potential 2020 run by Oprah Winfrey.

He said he doesn't know what Winfrey believes, but that, as of right now, she lives in a world of "absolute media adoration." 

He predicted that would "change very quickly" were she to get into politics.

Cortes also attacked the various Democrats who have been floated as potential 2020 candidates, such as former Vice President Joe BidenJoseph (Joe) Robinette BidenNewsom endorses Kamala Harris for president Trump, Biden in dead heat in hypothetical 2020 matchup among Texas voters Biden calls for reauthorization of Violence Against Women Act MORE and Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth Ann WarrenNewsom endorses Kamala Harris for president Constitutional conservatives need to oppose the national emergency Poll: Sanders, Biden seen as most popular second choices in Dem primary MORE (D-Mass.).

"When you look at Biden, Warren, et al., you see a lot of tired, old Washington swamp rats,” he said during the interview.

"So I'm not surprised that some Democrats would be yearning for an outsider."

Speculation has swirled this week over whether Winfrey could run for president in 2020.

Talk of a potential campaign exploded Sunday night after she delivered an emotional speech at the Golden Globes about sexual harassment victims.

CNN reported Monday that two of Winfrey's friends told the network she is "actively thinking" about a run.