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Evan McMullin Announces Third-Party Utah U.S. Senate Bid

Evan McMullin, the former undercover CIA officer and failed 2016 third-party ticket presidential candidate, sets his eyes on the U.S. Senate by announcing his run as an independent looking to replace Republican Sen. Mike Lee (UT) in the midterms next year.

WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 18: Evan McMullin, Founder of Stand Up Republic, speaks at an "Impeach and Remove" rally at the U.S. Capitol on December 18, 2019 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images for MoveOn.org)

Pinkerton: Meet Howard Schultz, the New Evan McMullin

If would-be presidential contender Howard Schultz follows the Evan McMullin approach in 2020, he’ll buy his way onto the ballot only in red states in order to hurt Trump’s electoral college votes. If so, the Democrats who have been trashing Schultz will start cheering him.

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 10: Chairman and CEO of Starbucks Howard Schultz speak at The New York Times DealBook Conference at Jazz at Lincoln Center on November 10, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images for The New York Times )

NeverTrump ‘Republicans’ Gloat over Democrat Victory in Virginia

The small but vocal contingent of “NeverTrump” Republicans — those who swore never to vote for Donald Trump in the 2016 election, even if that meant handing the country to Hillary Clinton and the Democrats — were exuberant Tuesday night, as Republican gubernatorial candidates went down to defeat in New Jersey and Virginia.

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Evan McMullin: ‘I Do Believe That I Will Run Again’

Former CIA operative and 2016 third-party presidential candidate Evan McMullin said Sunday that he believes he will be running for public office again, although he is keeping his plans close to the vest. “I haven’t decided if I’ll pursue elected office

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