Yesterday, I, along with others, resigned from the Berks County Republican Committee in order not to be associated with GOP presidential nominee Donald J. Trump.
I had served as a Committeeman for my precinct in
for 24 years and chaired the Reading Republican City Committee for 12 years. I was attracted to the Republican Party, the party of Ronald Reagan, because of its conservative principles, which Trump does not share. Both he and Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton are unfit to be President of the United States.
Here are the links to the stories by WFMZ, http://www.wfmz.com/news/news-regional-berks/donald-trump-nomination-prompts-berks-gop-official-to-resign/40997798#.V6DB6i1Npjs.twitter and the Reading Eagle, http://www.readingeagle.com/news/article/3-berks-county-republican-committeemen-resign-say-they-cant-back-trump. The Associated Press has picked up the story, which is being published across
I shall post more thoughts on this subject in the days ahead.