Campaign 2016 | Some call for cooperation, while others call for exodus from the GOP
by J.C. Derrick
Posted 11/09/16, 04:30 pm
Numerous “Never Trump” Republicans issued conciliatory statements in the wake of Donald Trump’s shocking victory over former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Tuesday, but they disagreed on the best path forward.
“Congratulations to President-elect @realDonaldTrump and VP-elect @mike_pence. You have my prayers for wisdom and blessing as you lead us,” tweeted Russell Moore, president of the Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission, who was perhaps the most vocal evangelical Trump opponent.