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