Former GOP Rep. Jim Leach (Photo by Tim Schoon)
A group of former GOP congress critters, appalled at seeing their party fly off the rails and nominate Donald Trump for president, has issued a letter condemning the tiny-fisted fascist as “manifestly unqualified” for the office.
Donald Trump, “a man who makes a mockery” of conservative principles, is “manifestly unqualified” for the presidency, a group of former GOP members of Congress warned Thursday.
In an open letter released Thursday, 75 retired senior diplomats, whose tenures extend over the past four decades, condemned Donald Trump as "entirely unqualified to serve as President and Commander-in-Chief.”
Thirty former GOP lawmakers joined the chorus of prominent Republicans speaking out against their party's presidential candidate.
Leading figures in the party condemned his recorded statements from 2005 as unacceptable and appalling.
Rep. Charlie Dent (R-Pa.), long a critic of his party’s presidential nominee, has ramped up his criticism, calling Donald Trump’s recent clutch of lewd remarks “indefensible,” and urging his party to make “protecting our congression...