Walker, Kemp campaign in Ga. together for the 1st time

Walker, Kemp campaign in Ga.  together for the 1st time

SMYRNA, Ga. (AP) – Fresh off his commanding re-election bid, Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp played the role of dutiful Republican soldier on Saturday as he campaigned alongside Senate hopeful Herschel Walker for the first time after spending months managing around his running mate. . The joint appearance reflects how important Kemp’s broad coalition will be … Read more

Leading Republicans are trying to ignore Trump’s campaign launch

Leading Republicans are trying to ignore Trump’s campaign launch

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – Leading Republican officials tried Wednesday to ignore Donald Trump’s formal move into the 2024 presidential race, insisting there were more pressing priorities as GOP leaders grappled with the fallout from a major midterm disappointment. Florida Governor Ron DeSantis said it was far too early for Republicans to focus on the next … Read more

The AP interview: Pence says voters want new leadership

The AP interview: Pence says voters want new leadership

NEW YORK (AP) – Former Vice President Mike Pence said Wednesday that voters are “looking for new leadership” after the disappointing midterm elections for the Republicans, who are now openly debating about his former boss, Donald Trumpshould retain a leading role in the party. In an interview with The Associated Press just hours after Trump … Read more

Trump criminal investigations will continue – even if he is a candidate

Trump criminal investigations will continue – even if he is a candidate

WASHINGTON (AP) – Donald Trump’s early announcement of his third bid at the White House will not shield the former president from the criminal investigations already confronting him as an ordinary citizen, leaving him legally and politically exposed as he seeks the Republican nomination in 2024. The Ministry of Justice is pushing ahead with its … Read more

GOP on cusp of retaking House control with slim majority

GOP on cusp of retaking House control with slim majority

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans were on the cusp of retaking control of the House late Monday, just one victory shy of the 218 seats the party needs to secure a majority, narrowing the path for Democrats to keep the chamber and raising the prospect of a divided government in Washington. Democrats have already won control … Read more

Trump gets blame from GOP as he moves forward with WH bid

Trump gets blame from GOP as he moves forward with WH bid

WASHINGTON (AP) – Republicans stepped up their public criticism by former President Donald Trump on Thursday, with some saying it was time for the party to move on after an unexpectedly poor show in the midterm elections, even as he prepared to launch a third White House bid next week. Virginia’s Republican lieutenant governor, Winsome … Read more

Graham ordered to testify in Georgia; Lindell says he’s monitoring Midterms: A Closer Look – Late Night with Seth Meyers

Graham ordered to testify in Georgia;  Lindell says he’s monitoring Midterms: A Closer Look – Late Night with Seth Meyers

Graham ordered to testify in Georgia; Lindell Says He’s Monitoring Midterms: A Closer LookLate Night with Seth Meyers Donald Trump suffers double court blow after string of victoriesNewsweek The US Supreme Court rejects the injunction, clearing the way for Graham to testify before the election grand juryWSB-TV Supreme Court clears way for Graham to testify … Read more

‘These guys call themselves patriots?’: Arizona voter on ballot box threats – CNN

‘These guys call themselves patriots?’: Arizona voter on ballot box threats – CNN

‘These guys call themselves patriots?’: Arizona voter on ballot box threatsCNN Federal judge rules against threatening poll watchers in ArizonaMSNBC Judge orders armed group away from Arizona pollsYahoo News See full coverage on Google News

Why NYC Democrats are Backing Republican Lee Zeldin for Governor

Why NYC Democrats are Backing Republican Lee Zeldin for Governor

A Democratic candidate for New York State Governor cannot be elected without the support of New York City’s vast number of Democratic voters. But if you look around Gotham, you’d be hard-pressed to find a single political sign supporting Governor Kathy Hochul, the Democratic candidate in next week’s election. Meanwhile, signs for Republican candidate Lee … Read more

Obama, campaigning in Georgia, warns of threats to democracy

Obama, campaigning in Georgia, warns of threats to democracy

COLLEGE PARK, Ga. (AP) – Former President Barack Obama returned to the campaign trail Friday in Georgia, using his first stop on a multistate tour to frame the 2022 midterm elections as a referendum on democracy and to urge voters not to see Republicans as an answer to their financial problems. It was a delicate … Read more