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Many in Washington have been eager to turn the page on the Trump era. But just as most Republican voters believe Donald Trump should play a prominent role in the party, the vast majority of those who helped the mogul reach the White House continue to stick by him.
After Insider created a database of the 125 individuals and entities most responsible for Donald Trump’s rise to power, we reached out to as many as possible for comment. We wanted to know how they felt about their role in Trump’s ascent to the White House and the effort in Congress to bar him from seeking office again because of the deadly Jan. 6 riot at the Capitol.
Just four distanced themselves from Trump, while another four reiterated their strong support and called the Senate impeachment trial a political witch hunt. The rest declined to comment or did not respond at all.
Some on the list who did get back to Insider have of course made their feelings about Trump well known. His adult children, and many of his aides, have remained staunch defenders. Conservative media figures have also largely remained on Team Trump.
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Source:: Businessinsider – Politics