If we must have an enemy at the head of Government, let it be one whom we can oppose, and for whom we are not responsible, who will not involve our party in the disgrace of his foolish and bad measures. — Alexander Hamilton
This website documents Republican officials’ positions on Donald Trump’s candidacy. Each page dedicated to a state or category will have two groups. First will be principled leaders vowed to not support Donald Trump and remain opposed to his nomination. The second group is of Vichy Republicans and refers to Republican Party members who support Donald Trump as the party’s nominee. The term takes its inspiration from the way Vichy France collaborationists came to terms with the occupation of France by Fascists.
This website is primarily dedicated to tracking Republican leadership at the national, state, and local level. Please send tips to us by filling out the contact page. Be sure to include a link to the officials’ clear position on Trump’s candidacy.