The May primaries will test Trump’s role as GOP kingmaker

The May primaries will test Trump’s role as GOP kingmaker

This post was originally published on this siteIn the hours after Donald Trump announced his backing of J.D. Vance in the heated Ohio Senate Republican primary, he began asking allies which contest he should disrupt next.

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Gingrich leaves his mark on modern GOP

Gingrich leaves his mark on modern GOP

This post was originally published on this siteNewt Gingrich, a GOP icon from nearly 30 years ago, is making his mark on the modern GOP as Republicans gear up for the 2022 midterm season confident about taking control of the House and aiming to flip the Senate.The former Speaker who...

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How the 2022 Primaries Are Testing Trump’s Role as the G.O.P. ‘Kingpin’

How the 2022 Primaries Are Testing Trump’s Role as the G.O.P. ‘Kingpin’

This post was originally published on this siteTwo of Donald Trump’s most prominent Senate endorsements have already backfired. Now the month of May looms large to measure his pull on the party.

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The race to change voting rules is on

The race to change voting rules is on

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Gibbons rises as Ohio’s Senate GOP primary nears end

Gibbons rises as Ohio’s Senate GOP primary nears end

This post was originally published on this siteOhio investment banker Mike Gibbons has shot to the top of the polls in the state’s Senate GOP field in recent weeks ahead of what is expected to be a  bloody final sprint to the May 3 primary.  Gibbons’s massive advertising blitz has…

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Battle for Georgia 2022: Trump’s contentiousness looms large as candidates prepare to rumble

Battle for Georgia 2022: Trump’s contentiousness looms large as candidates prepare to rumble

This post was originally published on this site Hundreds of candidates just cut a check and filed paperwork to be on the ballot in Georgia this year. Six of them are touting the endorsement of former President Donald Trump, whose fixation with Georgia has driven a wedge within the GOP...

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Murkowski on tough Supreme Court choice: ‘This is a different game’

Murkowski on tough Supreme Court choice: ‘This is a different game’

This post was originally published on this siteLast year, Sen. Lisa Murkowski was one of just three Republicans who voted to elevate Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to the second most important court in the country. Now, in the middle of an election year, she is faced with a new choice:...

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GOP braces for nail-biter with Ron Johnson reelection bid

GOP braces for nail-biter with Ron Johnson reelection bid

This post was originally published on this siteRepublicans are voicing early concerns over Sen. Ron Johnson’s (R-Wis.) reelection bid ahead of a potentially unprecedented Democratic onslaught to unseat him.Democrats boast that ad spending will reach nine figures in Wisconsin as they seek to…

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Senate Republicans set sights on blue state ‘sleeper’ races

Senate Republicans set sights on blue state ‘sleeper’ races

This post was originally published on this siteRepublicans are eyeing Senate races in a handful of blue states they believe have the potential to come into play ahead of the 2022 midterm elections, underscoring the confidence the party is feeling as it seeks to reclaim the upper chamber.In an…

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‘Texas is a battleground’: Latino voters torn between GOP and Democrats ahead of midterm elections

‘Texas is a battleground’: Latino voters torn between GOP and Democrats ahead of midterm elections

This post was originally published on this siteLatino voters will decide who wins a competitive congressional seat in South Texas. The contest shows how the GOP could win over more Hispanics.     

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