With a heavy heart, but with boundless optimism for the long-term future of our nation, we are suspending our campaign.
Donald Trump vanquished one GOP rival after another until, in the end, only Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas and Gov. John Kasich of Ohio remained. Cruz bet his campaign on the possibility of beating Trump in May in Indiana, a state with a conservative electorate, heavy with evangelical Christian voters, whom he hoped would side with him. They didn’t. Trump’s victory forced Cruz out of the race, and despite much ineffective posturing, the #NeverTrump opposition never gained traction.