A former CIA agent is running against Donald Trump to be the next US president

Former CIA counter-terrorism agent, Evan McMullin officially launched his White House bid today.
Former CIA counter-terrorism agent, Evan McMullin officially launched his White House bid today.

JUST WHEN WE thought the US presidential election race couldn’t get any more unpredictable, an independent candidate is throwing his hat in the ring.

Former CIA counter-terrorism agent, Evan McMullin officially launched his White House bid today.

“It’s never too late to do the right thing, and America deserves much better than either Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton can offer us,” McMullin said on his Facebook page.

The 40-year-old McMullin’s entrance in the race highlights how the “Never Trump” movement is still actively seeking to upend Trump’s candidacy less than three months before the election.

The Republican Party’s official presidential nominee has endured a turbulent two weeks in which he suffered many self-inflicted wounds, with increasing numbers of Republicans expressing concerns about Trump’s capacity to run the country or voicing outright support for rival Clinton. READ MORE OF THIS REPORT

SOURCES: NewsNow/The Journal.ie

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.