Tag: Lincoln Project

Toyota Ends Donations to Targeted Republican Lawmakers After Lincoln Project Ad

Japanese automaker Toyota’s Political Action Committee (PAC) announced Thursday it will end its policy of giving financial contributions to U.S. lawmakers who objected to the certification of the results of the 2020 presidential election, after the anti-Trump PAC, the Lincoln Project ran an ad slamming the company for donating to those Republican lawmakers. “In fact,…


Lincoln Project Co-Founder Calls for Group Shut Down Amid Sexual Harassment Accusations

George Conway, one of the co-founders of the anti-Trump Lincoln Project, on Feb. 16 called for the group to be shut down amid the sexual harassment allegations against another co-founder, John Weaver. Conway, who resigned in August last year, made the remarks in response to former senior adviser for the project Kurt Bardella. “Just shut…


Lincoln Project Co-Founder Backs Shutting Group Amid Sexual Harassment Claims

George Conway, one of the co-founders of the Lincoln Project, on Feb. 16 called for the anti-Trump group to be shut down amid sexual harassment allegations against another co-founder, John Weaver. Conway, who resigned in August 2020, made the comment in agreement with remarks by Kurt Bardella, a former senior adviser for the project. “Just…


Lincoln Project Co-Founder Steve Schmidt Resigns

Steve Schmidt, one of the co-founders of the anti-Trump Lincoln Project, resigned on Feb. 12, citing the fallout from the sexual harassment allegations against another co-founder, John Weaver. “I am resigning my seat on the Lincoln Project board to make room for the appointment of a female board member as the first step to reform…


Lincoln Project Ex-staffers Demand Permission to Speak Freely About Co-founder’s Sexual Harassment Accusations

Six former employees of the Lincoln Project are seeking to be freed from their non-disclosure agreements so that they can speak out about sexual misconduct allegations against the anti-Trump group’s co-founder. In a statement, the six anonymous individuals who worked for the Lincoln Project demand the organization to release them of legal agreements preventing them…


Lincoln Project Co-Founder Jennifer Horn Resigns

Jennifer Horn resigned from the Lincoln Project, which she co-founded, on Friday, according to a statement from the organization. “Upon careful consideration, I have terminated my relationship with the Lincoln Project, effective immediately,” Horn told the New York Times. Horn resigned amid a scandal surrounding the allegations of sexual harassment made by 21 men against…