"The first problem with it is that the cult of Trumpism demands absolute fealty. One moment of honest dissent, and you are cast from the ranks.
The second problem is that loyalty to Trump is ultimately enforced by the threat of violence. There were Republicans who chose not to vote yes on impeachment or conviction...because they didn’t want potential assassins coming after them or their families." from "Mitt Romney Has Given Us a Gift" 9/14/23