Chris Evans hopes to shield democracy with politics website
August 14, 2020
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chris Evans became the most politically prickly "Avenger" a few years back with withering tweets about President Donald Trump and his Republican supporters.
But the "Captain America" actor is staying relatively quiet during this presidential campaign. He wants to amplify the voices of elected officials instead.
Last month, Evans launched a civic engagement app and website called A Starting Point, featuring short videos from both Republican and Democratic members of Congress and other U.S. politicians sharing perspectives on policy issues.
With regular visits to Capit...