Steve Schmidt, co-founder of the Lincoln Project, resigns
Steve Schmidt, co-founder of the Lincoln Project, quit the anti-Trump media group just a day after being singled out in an open letter from former employees The group accused the group of ill-treating allegations of sexual harassment against co-founder John Weaver and attacking those who tried to speak up.
Schmidt released the news late Friday in an explosive statement stating that he suffered sexual abuse as a 13-year-old child while visiting the Boy Scout camp.
“John Weaver brought me back to this distant cabin,” wrote Schmidt with a perpetrator, insisting that he did not find out about the allegations against Weaver until January, when they became public.
“I wish John Weaver weren’t a co-founder of the Lincoln Project, but as much as I wish, I can’t help that he …