"Virginians won't vote for 'novelty' candidates," Mr. Martin said. "You can't ask voters in the state that's home to the Pentagon, Naval Station Norfolk, and on and on to vote for someone like Donald Trump to control our nuclear codes and armed forces. That just doesn't sell. Virginians take this too seriously."
J. Tucker Martin, who advised a pro-Chris Christie super PAC during the Republican primaries, is now breaking with the New Jersey governor and says he plans to vote Libertarian.