Donald Trump took on sixteen of the GOP’s best, and they lost. Trump stands victorious while a small segment of establishment conservatives, known as #NeverTrump, try to remove him from the ticket by using underhanded methods like changing the nomination rules at the last minute.
Sarah Palin, who eagerly boarded the Trump train, calls the #NeverTrump movement, RATs (Republicans Against Trump). Pretty clever, don’t you think?
Social media has been buzzing with tweets and posts. Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker reminded us, “If you don’t vote for Trump, you’re voting for Hillary.”
Some big name Republicans like former President George Bush, and his brother Jeb, are not supporting Trump. George Bush fears that he (Bush) will be the last Republican president while Jeb Bush says that although Trump has tapped into the anxiety of the nation, he doesn’t reflect the principles of the GOP.
Ivanka Trump, Donald’s daughter, says that it’s their choice if they don’t want to participate in the future of the United States.
Independent Journal reports:
Since the beginning of the “Never Trump” counter-movement within the Republican party, people who are part of Trump’s campaign — and his supporters, as well — have offered harsh criticisms of those who don’t want any part of the businessman’s legacy.
Early Trump-endorser and former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin referred to the “Never Trump” crowd as RATs (Republicans Against Trump), and social media is rife with comments — even from Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker — like “If you don’t vote for Trump, you’re voting for Hillary.”