“As gifted as he is, he is essentially going to execute the Republican agenda, the orthodoxy of the Republican agenda, with a new face and a maverick approach to it, and he’d be quite good at it,” Mr. Powell said. “But I think we need a generational change.”
"And he'd be quite good at it." Wow, that's quite a slam-- "he'd be good at toeing the party line."
I think he spoke very well.