For This Republican, Never Trump Means “I’m With Her”
Caroline McCain

Unfortunately, your grandfather sold out his “maverick” principles when he picked Sarah Palin, which not only doomed his hopes of attracting moderate voters, it gave the far-right, nutjob, demagogue wing of your party a platform larger than it ever had before. He did more to legitimize these fringe lunatics than arguably anyone else in American politics in a desperate attempt to galvanize the crazy part of a base he probably could have won without.