Count Greg Mankiw out of the GOP.

Mankiw, the of the Council of Economic Advisers under former President , announced Monday that he quit the because of its acquiescence to President .

In a blog post amplified by ’s Jake Tapper, he’d just “switched my voter registration from Republican to unenrolled (aka independent)” for two reasons.

Greg Mankiw, Chair of the Council of Economic Advisers for President George W Bush: “I am no longer a Republican”

— Jake Tapper (@jaketapper)

“First, the Republican Party has ,” wrote Mankiw, at Harvard University.

“Too many Republicans in Congress are willing, in the interest of protecting their jobs, to overlook Trump’s misdeeds (just as

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