“If this is the new normal, I want no part of it.”

Iowa’s longest-serving Republican legislator, state Rep. Andy McKean, ditched the GOP on Tuesday as he offered a searing renunciation of President Trump, saying he could no longer support Trump as the party’s standard-bearer because of his “unacceptable behavior” and “reckless spending.”

“the time comes when you have to be true to yourself and follow the dictates of your conscience. For me, that time has come.”

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Andy McKean, political figure