Defeating Trump and Trumpism: The Lincoln Project
Republicans and conservatives revolt to save the rule of law
For the Lincoln Project, defeating Trump — and Trumpism — in the next elections means saving the country, nothing less.
By David Stone
That’s what they said when they launched their campaign to dislodge Trump from the White House. But now they’ve stepped up the mission with ads aimed at convincing voters.
We started this webpage before the coronavirus crisis crippled our country, and everything’s changed. Brutal failures in national leadership leave us dangling over a precipice, collapse is nearer than you think.
By supporting the Lincoln Project in defeating Trump, we have our one chance to reclaim out community of values.
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We believe this video — Mourning In America — expresses our fears perfectly.
But the Lincoln Project Is About More Than Defeating Trump
The enablers must go too.
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That’s how a determined band of Republicans, libertarians and conservatives define their mission.
“Patriotism and the survival of our nation in the face of the crimes, corruption and corrosive nature of Donald Trump are a higher calling than mere politics,” they said in New York Times editorial: We are Republicans, and we want Trump defeated.
Meanwhile, the Lincoln Project aims at defeati.ng more than Trump and Trumpism They also want to take down those who abandoned their oaths of office, regardless of party.
Here’s how they went after Colorado Senator Corey Gardner…
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Shared fidelity, the Lincoln Project defeating Trump…
More importantly, they say, “Electing Democrats who support the Constitution over Republicans who do not is a worthy effort.”
“Our many policy differences with national Democrats remain,” they insist, “but our shared fidelity to the Constitution dictates a common effort.”
Heading the effort is George Conway, an attorney married to top Trump advisor, Kellyanne Conway. Feel free to imagine the dinner table conversations…
But his partners are impressive, and here are capsule bios from the Lincoln Project website:
Reed Galen is an independent political strategist. He left the Republican Party in 2016 and has spent the last three years dedicated to the political reform movement, creating a better system for all voters.
Jennifer Horn is a communications strategist and former Chairman of the NH Republican Party. She was the first Republican woman in New Hampshire nominated for Federal office.
Mike Madrid is a Republican strategist and former political director of the California Republican Party. He serves as a senior advisor to the California Latino Economic Institute.
Steve Schmidt is a national political strategist. He previously worked for President George W. Bush, Senator John McCain and Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger.
Ron Steslow is a brand and marketing strategist and independent political consultant. Since leaving the GOP in 2016, he has worked to put voters first in our political system.
John is a national political strategist. He worked for President George H.W. Bush, Senator John McCain and Ohio Governor John Kasich.
Rick is a long time Republican media consultant and author of the New York Times bestselling book, Everything Trump Touches Dies.
The group’s model is Abraham Lincoln. Putting the country back together, defeating Trump and Trumpism, is their goal. Just like Honest Abe but not at all like the man in the White House.
With eleven months to go, meanwhile, sign on here. Support the cause. Join them, defeating Trump and also his enablers.
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