Category Archives: Elections

Republican Attorneys General Association Sent Robocalls Urging the March to the Capitol

Laura Strickler and Lisa Cavazuti of NBC News – “At 1 p.m., we will march to the Capitol building and call on Congress to stop the steal,” said the voice on the recording, which was obtained by NBC News. An arm of … Continue reading

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Five GOP senators to watch in next month’s Electoral College fight

Jordain Carney of The Hill – Rep. Mo Brooks (R-Ala.) is hunting for a Senate Republican to take part in his guaranteed-to-fail effort to overthrow the election results on Jan. 6. The fight is emerging as a division point between … Continue reading

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Trump’s Coup Attempt Could Cost Republicans the Senate

William Saletan of Slate – President Donald Trump refuses to concede the 2020 election. In meetings with lawyers and political allies, some of whom openly advocate martial law, he has discussed ways to seize voting machines and block implementation of the election results. Now he’s … Continue reading

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In Georgia, Raphael Warnock’s Dog Ads Cut Against White Voters’ Stereotypes Of Black People

Michael Tesler of FiveThirtyEight – If he wins next month, Raphael Warnock may have his pet beagle to thank. So far, Warnock, the Democratic candidate in one of Georgia’s two Senate runoff elections, has aired two ads featuring his dog. … Continue reading

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The rotting of the Republican mind

David Brooks in the Palm Beach Post – In a recent Monmouth University survey, 77% of Donald Trump’s backers said Joe Biden had won the presidential election because of fraud. Many of these same people think climate change is not … Continue reading

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