The number of Republicans and conservatives who are either refusing to endorse Republican nominee Donald Trump or have said they will vote for his opponents, such as Hillary Clinton, continues to grow. Here follows a partial list:
 
Elected officials
 
Sen. Susan Collins (ME)
Sen. Jeff Flake (AZ)
Sen. Lindsey Graham (SC)
Sen. Mark Kirk (IL)
Sen. Ben Sasse (NE)
Rep. Justin Amash (MI)
Rep. Carlos Curbelo (FL)
Rep. Charlie Dent (PA)
Rep. Bob Dold (IL)
Rep. Richard Hanna (NY) — endorsed Clinton
Rep. Adam Kinzinger (IL)
Rep. Reid Ribble (WI)
Rep. Scott Rigell (VA) — Endorsed Libertarian nominee Gary Johnson
Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (FL)
Rep. Mark Sanford (SC)
Rep. David Valadao (CA)
Gov. Charlie Baker (MA)
Gov. Larry Hogan (MD)
Danny Jones, mayor of Charleston WV — Voting for Johnson
Tomás Regalado, mayor of Miami
Iowa state Sen. David Johnson
Former Sen. Norm Coleman (MN)
Former Sen. Gordon Humphrey (NH)
Former Sen. Larry Pressler (SD) — Endorsed Clinton
Former Sen. Olympia Snowe (ME)
Former Rep. Tom Campbell (CA) — Endorsed Johnson
Former Rep. Bob Inglis (SC)
Former Rep. Connie Morella (MD)
Former Rep. Ron Paul (TX)
Former Rep. Chris Shays (CT)
Former Rep. J.C. Watts (OK)
Former Rep. Vin Weber (MN)
Former Gov. Jeb Bush (FL)
Former Gov. Arne Carlson (MN) — Endorsed Clinton
Former Gov. William Milliken (MI) — Endorsed Clinton
Former Gov. George Pataki (NY)
Former Gov. Tom Ridge (PA)
Former Gov. Mitt Romney (MA), 2012 GOP presidential nominee
Former Gov. Christine Todd Whitman (NJ)
Former Assemblyman Jim Cunneen (CA)
Former State Senator Joyce Mulliken (WA)
 
Former Republican administration officials
 
Donald B. Ayer, deputy attorney general under President George W. Bush
Carlos Gutierrez, Commerce secretary under President George W. Bush
Jamie Brown Hantman, special assistant for legislative affairs for President George W. Bush
Carla A. Hills, Ambassador and U.S. trade representative under President George H.W. Bush
Ted Kassinger, deputy secretary of Commerce under President George W. Bush
Frank Lavin, aide to President Ronald Reagan
Peter Lichtenbaum, assistant secretary of Commerce under President George W. Bush
Greg Mankiw, chairman of President George W. Bush’s Council of Economic Advisers
Robert McCallum, associate attorney general under President George W. Bush
David Ross Meyers, aide to President George W. Bush
Hank Paulson, Treasury secretary under President George W. Bush
Dan Price, deputy national security adviser under President George W. Bush
William Reilly, EPA administrator under President George H. W. Bush — Endorsed Clinton
Paul Rosenzweig, deputy assistant secretary of Homeland Security
William Ruckelshaus, EPA administrator under Presidents Richard Nixon and Ronald Reagan — Endorsed Clinton
Larry D. Thompson, deputy attorney general under President George W. Bush
John Veroneau — Former deputy U.S. trade representative under President George W. Bush
Lezlee Westine, White House director of public liaison under President George W. Bush — Endorsed Clinton
 
Party officials and prominent Republicans
 
Brian Bartlett, former aide to Mitt Romney and GOP communications strategist
Sally Bradshaw, longtime aide to Jeb Bush
Former first lady Barbara Bush
Marvin Bush, brother of President George W. Bush — Endorsed Johnson
Mona Charen, senior fellow at Ethics and Public Policy Center
Dean Clancy, former FreedomWorks vice president
Maria Comella, longtime aide to Gov. Chris Christie (N.J.) — Endorsed Clinton
Rory Cooper, GOP strategist and managing director of Purple Strategies
Mindy Finn, president of Empowered Women
Doug Heye, former RNC communications director
Cheri Jacobus, GOP consultant
Matt Kibbe, former FreedomWorks CEO
Justin LoFranco, former aide to Gov. Scott Walker (WI)
Kevin Madden, former aide to Mitt Romney
Liz Mair, GOP strategist
Mel Martínez of Florida, former chairman of the Republican National Committee
Tucker Martin, communications director for former Gov. Bob McDonnell (VA)
David McIntosh, president of Club for Growth
Ken Mehlman, former RNC chairman
Tim Miller, Our Principles PAC and former aide to Jeb Bush
Russell Moore, president of the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention
Ted Newton, political consultant and former Mitt Romney aide
James Nuzzo, former White House aide
Katie Packer, deputy campaign manager to Mitt Romney and founder of Burning Glass Consulting
Marc Racicot, former RNC chairman
Patrick Ruffini, partner, Echelon Insights
Gabriel Schoenfeld, senior fellow at the Hudson Institute
Elliott Schwartz, Our Principles PAC
Evan Siegfried, GOP strategist and commentator
Craig Snyder, Republican lobbyist and consultant — Supports Clinton
Erik Soderstrom, former field director for Carly Fiorina
Ben Stein, actor and former speechwriter for Presidents Gerald Ford and Richard Nixon
Brendan Steinhauser, GOP consultant
Stuart Stevens, former Romney strategist
Michael R. Treiser, former Mitt Romney aide
Connor Walsh, digital director for former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (Va.) and founder of Build Digital
Meg Whitman, Hewlett-Packard CEO and former California gubernatorial candidate
Rick Wilson, Republican strategist
Nathan Wurtzel, Make America Awesome super-PAC
Bill Yarbrough, chairman of the Republican Liberty Caucus of Ohio
Dave Yost, Ohio auditor of state
 
Media
 
Glenn Beck, radio host
Michael Berry, radio host
Brent Bozell, conservative activist
Bruce Carroll, creator of GayPatriot.org
Jay Caruso, RedState
Linda Chavez, columnist
Charles C.W. Cooke, writer for National Review
Doug Coon, Stay Right podcast
Steve Deace, radio host
Ross Douthat, New York Times columnist
Erick Erickson, writer
Daniel Foster, National Review Online
David French, National Review
Jon Gabriel, Ricochet.com
Jonah Goldberg, writer
Michael Graham, radio host
Stephen Gutowski, Washington Free Beacon
Stephen Hayes, The Weekly Standard
Quin Hillyer, National Review Online and the American Spectator
Ben Howe, RedState 
Philip Klein, Washington Examiner
Bill Kristol, The Weekly Standard 
Mark Levin, radio host
Bethany Mandel, The Federalist
Dan McLaughlin, RedState.com
Tom Nichols, The Federalist
Katie Pavlich, Town Hall 
Brittany Pounders, conservative writer
Jennifer Rubin, Washington Post 
Sarah Rumpf, formerly at Breitbart
Mark Salter, writer and former aide to Sen. John McCain (AZ)
Tara Setmayer, CNN analyst and former GOP staffer
Ben Shapiro, The Daily Wire
Bret Stephens, Wall Street Journal 
Charlie Sykes, radio host
Brad Thor, writer
Peter Wehner, New York Times 
Jamie Weinstein, The Daily Caller — Voting Clinton
George Will, writer
Leon Wolf, RedState
 
 
National security officials
 
Ken Adelman, arms control director for President Ronald Reagan — Endorsed Clinton
Richard Armitage, deputy secretary of State under President George W. Bush — Endorsed Clinton
John B. Bellinger III, legal adviser to the State Department and National Security Council under President George W. Bush
Robert Blackwill, former National Security Council deputy for Iraq
Max Boot, former foreign policy adviser to Sen. Marco Rubio 
Michael Chertoff, secretary of Homeland Security under Presidents George W. Bush and Obama
Eliot Cohen, former George W. Bush official
Patrick Cronin, assistant administrator for policy at USAID under President George W. Bush
Eric S. Edelman, national security adviser under Vice President Dick Cheney
Gary Edson, deputy national security and national economic adviser under President George W. Bush
Richard Falkenrath, deputy Homeland Security adviser under President George W. Bush
Peter Feaver, National Security Council adviser under President George W. Bush
Richard Fontaine, associate director of the National Security Council’s Near Eastern affairs under President George W. Bush
Jendayi Frazer, assistant secretary of State for African Affairs under President George W. Bush
Aaron Friedberg, deputy assistant for national security affairs under Vice President Dick Cheney
Reuel Marc Gerecht, former CIA operative
Robert Gates, former Defense secretary
David Gordon, director of policy planning at the State Department under President George W. Bush
Michael Green, former member of the National Security Council
Alan Goldsmith, former staffer at the House Committee on Foreign Affairs
Brian Gunderson, chief of staff at the State Department under President George W. Bush
Paul Haenle, former director for China and Taiwan on the National Security Council under Presidents George W. Bush and Obama
Michael Hayden, former director of the CIA and NSA
John Hillen, assistant secretary of State for political-military affairs under President George W. Bush
William Inboden, senior director for strategic planning at the National Security Council under President George W. Bush
James Jeffrey, strategist on former President George W. Bush’s National Security Council
Reuben Jeffery III, former undersecretary of State under President George W. Bush
Robert Kagan, former official under President Ronald Reagan
David Kramer, assistant secretary of State under President George W. Bush
James Langdon, chairman of President George W. Bush’s Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board
Mary Beth Long, assistant secretary of Defense for international security affairs under President George W. Bush
Clay Lowery, director of international finance for the National Security Council and assistant Treasury secretary for international affairs under President George W. Bush
Peter Mansoor, former aide to former CIA Director David Petraeus — Supports Clinton
Richard Miles, director for North America at the National Security Council under President George W. Bush
Andrew Natsios, former administrator, U.S. Agency for International Development
John Negroponte, deputy secretary of State and Director of National Intelligence under President George W. Bush
John Noonan, national security adviser for Jeb Bush
Meghan O’Sullivan, former deputy national security adviser on Iraq and Afghanistan
Tom Ridge, secretary of Homeland Security under President George W. Bush
Nicholas Rostow, formal legal adviser to the National Security Council
Kori Schake, former director of National Security Council under President George W. Bush
Brent Scowcroft, former national security adviser — Endorsed Clinton
Kristen Silverberg, ambassador to the European Union under President George W. Bush
Stephen Slick, former National Security Council official under President George W. Bush
William H. Taft IV, former deputy secretary of Defense and NATO ambassador under President Ronald Reagan
Shirin R. Tahir—Kheli — former ambassador under President George W. Bush
William Tobey — National Security Council member under Presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush
Daniel P. Vajdich, former national security adviser to Sen. Ted Cruz 
Matthew Waxman — former deputy assistant secretary of Defense under President George W. Bush
Kenneth Weinstein, former assistant on Homeland Security & Counterterrorism under President George W. Bush
Roger Zakheim, former deputy assistant secretary of Defense
Philip D. Zelikow, former counselor to the State Department
Robert B. Zoellick, former deputy secretary of State under President George W. Bush
Dov Zakheim, former undersecretary of Defense under President George W. Bush
 
Republican donors
 
Mike Fernandez — Supports Clinton
Randy Kendrick
Seth Klarman — Supports Clinton
William Oberndorf — Supports Clinton
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