USA Today reports:
The Republican National Committee re-elected Ronna McDaniel to a fourth term Friday, passing over challengers who wanted to move the party further to the right and forge a closer embrace of former President Donald Trump.
Defending her record in a speech to RNC delegates, McDaniel said she has improved Republican outreach and get-out-the-vote programs and told party members that “nothing we do is more important than ensuring that Joe Biden is a one-term president.”
McDaniel, first nominated for the job by Trump in late 2016, claimed victory from the 168-member committee in an election held in the shadow of the former president and his emerging 2024 presidential campaign.
Read the full article. But Lindell told us he’d win!
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Ronna McDaniel has won the RNC Chair vote.
Ronna McDaniel: 111
Harmeet Dhillon: 51
Mike Lindell: 4
Lee Zeldin: 1
167 votes cast // needed 84 for the majority https://t.co/xnvsX1D69C pic.twitter.com/bp8ITYcMI3
— Vaughn Hillyard (@VaughnHillyard) January 27, 2023
Breaking news: The Republican National Committee on Friday voted to reelect Ronna McDaniel to a fourth two-year term as party chair, opting not to punish her for the GOP’s recent string of electoral defeats. https://t.co/NSiBlxkL4g
— The Washington Post (@washingtonpost) January 27, 2023
Ronna McDaniel has been reelected Chair of the RNC:
McDaniel — 111
Harmeet Dhillon — 51
Mike Lindell — 4
They have learned nothing. This is great news for the Democratic Party.
— Charlotte Clymer 🇺🇦 (@cmclymer) January 27, 2023