Claremont Institute


Anton, Michael

About Michael Anton, a senior fellow at the Claremont Institute and a research fellow at Hillsdale College, helped spread the conspiracy theory that Democrats would steal the 2020 election. Prior to the 2016 election, he wrote a controversial essay called “The Flight 93 Election” urging voters to “seize control of the cockpit” and support Trump’s … Read more


Eastman, John

John Eastman is a right-wing lawyer and law professor who advised Trump on ways to hold on to the presidency despite losing the 2020 election. He has subsequently been subpoenaed by both the House Select Committee and the Justice Department in their ongoing investigations of the insurrection.