Although the Better for America website (not updated since 26 July) has yet to make the announcement, various news sources (see links below) are reporting this morning that former CIA Officer and Utah native Evan McMullin is launching a last-minute, “Third Party” campaign for President of the United States.
ABC News “Former CIA Officer Evan McMullin to Launch Independent Presidential Bid”
Ballot Access News “Better for America Finds a Presidential Nominee”
BBC News “Evan McMullin: Independent candidate launches presidential bid”
CNN “Anti-Trump conservatives recruit candidate for WH bid” wherein CNN reporter states in the associated video: “The big selling point is his ten years as a spook.”
HotAir.com “Meet the new #NeverTrump independent candidate”
MSNBC “Who is Evan McMullin and is he ready to challenge Trump?”
Politico “Anti-Trump Republican Evan McMullin to launch independent bid for presidency.”
Wikipedia “David Evan McMullin (born April 2, 1976) is the Chief Policy Director for the House Republican Conference in the U.S. House of Representatives. On August 8, 2016, he announced his independent candidacy bid for President of the United States of America.”
Better for America describes its mission as: “We’re clearing a path to the presidency for an alternative candidate.”
A bare bones Evan McMullin for President website is HERE. (Ed NOTE: it has been updated several times since this article was first published).
The Evan McMullin For President Facebook page is HERE.
On 31 May 2016, Evan McMullin gave this TEDx talk titled in London titled, “Why saying “never again” to genocide is not enough.”