By: Moroni Channel Research
Salt Lake City Utah, USA
“In a year where Americans have lost faith in the candidates of both major parties, it’s time for a generation of new leadership to step up,” McMullin said in a statement to ABC News. “It’s never too late to do the right thing, and America deserves much better than either Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton can offer us. I humbly offer myself as a leader who can give millions of disaffected Americans a conservative choice for President.”
He announced on August 8 about his plans of joining the presidential race. He will be running independently with supports from anti-trump politicians and groups.According to reports by BuzzFeed News and NBC’s Morning Joe, McMullin may announce his candidacy as soon as noon on Monday. It’s believed that veteran Republican strategist Rick Wilson will be involved, and was meeting with possible McMullin campaign members in DC over the weekend.
He graduated in Brigham Young University. He also served as a CIA officer from 1999-2010, and received an MBA from Wharton in 2011.