Former IL GOP Chair: Trump ‘Not Fit to be Commander-in-Chief’

Pat Brady, former chairman of the Illinois Republican Party and Ohio Gov. John Kasich delegate, has been a vocal opponent of Donald Trump.

“I’m never going to support Donald Trump. I’ve been pretty emphatic about that. I don’t support him because I don’t think he’s a Republican,” Brady said. “We’re free traders. We don’t believe in torture. His economic plans aren’t consistent with Republican ideology.”

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“And the tone and tenor of his campaign makes me think he’s not fit to be commander-in-chief,” he added. “I can’t cast my vote for Donald Trump.”

Some Republicans that have previously been non-committal about Trump like U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren of Plano have come around to support the GOP presidential nominee.

“A lot of people are loyal Republicans and I give them credit for that, but for me it’s always country first and I don’t think he’d be a good commander-in-chief,” Brady said.

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