Evan Mc Mullin has also empowered many of his supporters, but done so in a positive and productive manner.
His backers are uniting to express their desire to see conservatism and the Republican Party evolve and modernize.
One, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, seeks the presidency because it is "her turn" and does so without offering the slightest mention of a plan or message for voters to rally behind.
There are so many people at work who are interesting to talk to and learn from, so I'm trying to do that a little bit more. It's tough, it's a really difficult life, but people power through and they push through and that's what's so beautiful about it.
Now I just read or listen to music or search online and hang out and talk to people. I felt a lot for the character — my uncle had cerebral palsy.
They seek to have their voices and beliefs heard, especially by Republican leadership and Trump, as they are part of an ever-increasing number of Americans that believe the Republican Party has lost its way and is due for a course correction. The chances of Evan Mc Mullin being elected to the presidency are slimmer than Anna Kendrick asking me out on a date.
(Anna, if you're reading, I would say yes.) However, a vote for Evan Mc Mullin is not a wasted vote, but a strong message about the future of the GOP and conservatism.
It's a situation where alarm bells should be going off among every person who cares about the GOP and conservatism.
One person who does understand this very real problem is Evan Mc Mullin.
He recognizes that conservatism needs to grow and expand in order to reach new audiences. We might not agree on every issue, but we respect one another when we disagree.
That's a character trait that appeals to me as a millennial and as a person who believes in tolerance and working together for the common good of the United States of America. Sending a strong message about who we are as conservatives matters.
It tells the world that conservatives, despite the caricature of us perpetuated by the left, are tolerant and good to the core.