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Post Trump, Will The Republican Party Split? What A New Third US Party Could Look Like

Feb 11, 2021 09:19 PM IST iVideos iVideos

Dozens of former Republican officials, who view the party as unwilling to stand up to former President Donald Trump and his attempts to undermine U.S. democracy, are in talks to form a center-right breakaway party, people familiar with developments told news agency, Reuters.
Over 100 of them held a Zoom call last Friday to discuss the breakaway group, which would run on a platform of “principled conservatism,” including adherence to the Constitution and the rule of law – ideas those involved say have been trashed by Trump.