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Leader of Iowa GOP organization quits over Trump

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WATERLOO (KWWL) -

The president of the Iowa Federation of Republican Women has resigned because she says she cannot support Donald Trump.

Melissa Gesing says she still plans to work hard for other GOP candidates, but says she cannot fulfill the mission of electing, "Republicans at all levels of government with Trump as the nominee."

In a statement she Tweeted, Gesing says she cannot, "look at myself in the mirror each morning if I do not take a stand against the racism, sexism and hate that Donald Trump continues to promote."

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