Crossing the Aisle: Growing Number of Republicans Won't Back Trump
A look at the members of the GOP who won't back the nominee.
By JENNIFER HANSLER, ADAM KELSEY and LINDSEY JACOBSON
August 5, 2016, 5:17 PM
• 1 min read
-- Hewlett-Packard CEO and prominent Republican donor Meg Whitman announced today that she will vote for Hillary Clinton in November. Whitman adds her voice to a growing chorus of those on the right who are voting across the aisle, abstaining from voting, or leaving the party rather than vote for GOP nominee Donald Trump.
Here is a running roll call of Republicans defecting from the GOP:
Voting for Clinton
Rep. Richard Hanna (R-NY)
Henry Paulson, Former Treasury Secretary
Former Sen. Larry Pressler (R-SD
Former Gov. Arne Carlson (MN)
Meg Whitman: President and CEO of Hewlett-Packard, GOP donor
Maria Comella: Former Communications Director for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie
Sally Bradshaw: Top Adviser to Jeb Bush, political strategist