Some top conservatives will meet to discuss third party effort

Three prominent conservatives have issued an invitation to several other top leaders on the right to meet in Washington, D.C. on Thursday to discuss ways to halt Donald Trump's march to the nomination and failing that, talk about the possibility of forming a third party with a "true" conservative as a candidate. Politico: The organizers of the meeting include Bill Wichterman, who was President George W. Bush’s liaison to the conservative movement; Bob Fischer, a South Dakota businessman and longtime conservative convener; and Erick Erickson, the outspoken Trump opponent and conservative activist who founded "Please join other conservative leaders to strategize how to defeat Donald Trump for the Republican nomination,” the three wrote in an invitation obtained by POLITICO that recently went out to conservative leaders, "and if he is the Republican nominee for president, to offer a true conservative candidate in the general...(Read Full Post)