From President Donald J. Trump:
“Great news—RINO Al Schmidt, who was a disaster on the massive election fraud and irregularities which took place in Philadelphia, one of the most corrupt election places in the United States, is quitting. Going to a bad government group—I feel sorry for them—A really stupid hire!
P.S. Does anybody really think the election in Philly was legit?” – President Trump
Al Schmidt, the lone Republican on Philadelphia’s election board and one who staunchly defended the integrity of the 2020 presidential vote, will resign in January to take over as the next president and CEO of the good-government watchdog group The Committee of Seventy.
Schmidt, singled out by former President Donald Trump for attacks, said Tuesday that he decided to not seek a fourth four-year term after winning reelection in 2019. Trump’s attacks, and the threats from his followers that followed, did not drive the decision, he said.
Read the full article from the Philadelphia Inquirer here.