George Conway had been a Republican his whole life when Donald Trump got here round. His spouse Kellyanne, in fact, turned a key member of Staff Trump.
Trump, nonetheless, was an excessive amount of for Conway to abdomen and he’s executed all the pieces he can to get him out of workplace. This consists of changing into a founding member of the Lincoln Undertaking.
However at this level, Conway says, he doesn’t must work too laborious to take down his former celebration. Because of their devotion to Trump, they’re dismantling the celebration themselves.
Conway made the feedback throughout an look with CNN’s Jake Tapper. to debate Josh Hawley’s announcement about contesting the Electoral School outcomes. The host asked, “Couldn’t this transfer by Josh Hawley drive John Thune to vote towards President Trump and thus open a possibility for anyone to main John Thune, in a Republican main for when he runs for reelection, as a result of there may be now this anti-fact, ant-truth groundswell of help amongst Trump supporters?”
“If that’s true, then the I assume the trail success within the Republican celebration is to proceed to degrade it,” Conway responded. “What we’re seeing here’s a unending downward spiral into delusion and unreality and into simply lies in regards to the integrity of our democracy. And that’s profoundly harmful. These people are in search of to advance their very own political careers and achieve this on the expense of belief in our democracy.”
Watch a clip of the section beneath, courtesy of CNN:
“It will be comical if it weren’t about such a severe matter,” says conservative lawyer George Conway on GOP senator Josh Hawley delaying in affirming Biden’s victory by forcing votes on Electoral School outcomes.
“That is simply the peak of absurdity. This election is over.” pic.twitter.com/7FMljr5mu4
— CNN (@CNN) December 30, 2020
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