Category Archives: Republicans

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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Facing Backlash, Republicans Confront Trump’s Effect on Their Party

Catie Edmondson of the New York Times – When a distraught constituent accosted her on Tuesday night at a restaurant in the nation’s capital, Representative Nancy Mace confronted an impossible task that sprang from President Trump’s false promises: getting them … Continue reading

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Has Donald Trump finally split the Republican party?

Martin Pengelly of The Guardian – After four years of norm-shattering rule, Donald Trump appears close to doing the one thing observers have long predicted but that has not yet come to pass: splitting the Republican party. With Trump staring … 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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The GOP Is the Party of Civil War

In Georgia’s Senate runoffs, the central issue is right-wing insurrection. William Saletan of Slate – As President Donald Trump headed to Georgia for a campaign rally on Saturday, a menace was spreading across the country: a right-wing insurrection, led by … Continue reading

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