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Paxton Wins Texas AG Runoff Despite Multiple Scandals

The Texas Tribune reports: Embattled incumbent Attorney General Ken Paxton beat out Land Commissioner George P. Bush on Tuesday in the Republican primary runoff as Texas GOP voters picked a beleaguered candidate with legal and personal scandals over the last remaining Bush to serve in public office. Decision Desk called the race early for Paxton, about 40 minutes after polls …

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Sarah Sanders Wins Arkansas GOP Gov Primary

NPR reports: Primaries across the country this year are being seen as a test of former President Donald Trump’s influence on voters and the Republican Party, but in solidly red Arkansas, Sarah Huckabee Sanders’ victory in the GOP primary for governor was no surprise. At 39, Sanders ran an unprecedented campaign for the job once held by her father, former …

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Kemp Trounces Trump Pick Perdue In GA Gov Primary

The Insider reports: Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp resoundingly defeated former Sen. David Perdue is challenging in a major blow to President Donald Trump’s endorsement power — and the political potency of his efforts to overturn the 2020 election in the state. Kemp was elected in 2018 as a Trump ally running on a decidedly conservative platform. But Kemp fell out …

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Carlson Ridicules Kamala Harris As “Low IQ Wine Mom”

Mediaite has the transcript: So, you never heard anything about Kamala Harris during the 2020 presidential campaign that wasn’t about her inspiring firstness. She’s Black and Indian. She’s a first, she must be excited. So she gets elected and the country wakes up the next morning and realizes, “Wait, we just elected a low-I.Q. wine mom as vice president.” So …

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Kellyanne Conway Admits Trump Lost 2020 Election

Politico reports: One of Donald Trump’s most steadfast aides acknowledges in a new book that the president lost the 2020 election and says he was ill-advised by campaign staff and the election deniers who surrounded him. “Despite the mountains of money Trump had raised, his team simply failed to get the job done. A job that was doable and had …

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Perdue Makes Racist Remarks About Stacey Abrams

The New York Times reports: Former Senator David Perdue ended his Trump-inspired campaign for governor of Georgia with a racist appeal to Republican primary voters on Monday, accusing Stacey Abrams, the Black woman who is the presumptive Democratic nominee, of “demeaning her own race” in how she has described the state’s problems. Speaking to an overwhelmingly white crowd, Mr. Perdue …

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Cawthorn Investigated For Alleged Insider Trading

The Hill reports: The House Ethics Committee has launched a probe into embattled Rep. Madison Cawthorn (R-N.C.) to determine whether he improperly promoted a cryptocurrency without disclosing he had a financial interest in it and whether he had an improper relationship with a staff member employed in his congressional office. A Washington Examiner report first suggested that Cawthorn may have …

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DeSantis Hawks $50 Baseball Cards In Media Attack

Florida Politics reports: The digital spot begins with an announcer voice: “The corporate media’s been throwing curveballs all day long, but they can’t get anything past this batter.” Indeed, the DeSantis on display dispatches his media adversaries, launching zingers and dingers at corporate press ringers over a hard-rocking soundtrack loop. “It’s why people don’t trust people like you, because you …

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Riot Panel To Hold Two Public Hearings In Prime Time

The Guardian reports: The House select committee investigating the January 6 attack on the Capitol is expected to stage six public hearings in June on how Donald Trump and some allies broke the law as they sought to overturn the 2020 election results, according to sources familiar with the inquiry. According to a draft schedule reviewed by the Guardian, the …

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Giuliani Screams At Heckler: “You Are A Brainwashed Asshole And Probably As Demented As Biden” [VIDEO]

So this happened today at the Israel Parade in Manhattan: The Forward senior political reporter Jacob Kornbluh obtained footage of Giuliani as he participated in the Israel Parade on Sunday. During the walk, Giuliani began shouting at a bystander who was apparently heckling him, yelling “I reduced crime, you jackass!” “You are a brainwashed a**hole!” Giuliani followed up. It’s hard …

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Rick Scott Dodges On Telling GOP To Condemn White Supremacy, Blames Racism On US Government Forms

Florida Politics reports: U.S. Sen. Rick Scott returned to network television Sunday with an interview on CBS’s “Face the Nation,” where he illustrated the difficulty Republicans have with Donald Trump‘s election narrative. Asked about the penchant for “relitigating” the 2020 presidential election by host Margaret Brennan, Scott acknowledged that it’s a live issue for many Republicans. Brennan asked Scott directly …

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350+ State Reps Have Tried To Overturn 2020 Election

The New York Times reports: At least 357 sitting Republican legislators in closely contested battleground states have used the power of their office to discredit or try to overturn the results of the 2020 presidential election, according to a review of legislative votes, records and official statements by The New York Times. The tally accounts for 44 percent of the …

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AZ Extremist Vows To “Hunt” LGBTQs At Target Stores

Brody Levesque writes for the Los Angeles Blade: A twenty-four year old right-wing extremist based in the metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona area, Ethan Schmidt, posted a short video of himself accompanied by Kyle Clifton who describes himself as “authoritarian Christian nationalist,” driving in an undisclosed area announcing that he and Clifton will be “hunting ‘LGBT supporters” and people in area Target …

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Felony Charge: Utah Hunting Guide Faces Five Years In Prison For Illegally Baiting Bear Killed By Trump Junior

The Salt Lake Tribune reports: Utah hunting guide Wade Lemon faces five years in state prison for the death of a Carbon County bear killed during a guided hunt on May 18, 2018. But Lemon, a well-known guide didn’t pull the trigger — Donald Trump Jr. did, according to the Utah Department of Natural Resources (DNR). Trump Jr. is not …

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Trump Endorses Rep At Center Of Pre-Riot Tour Probe

Just in from the world’s most famous liar: Congressman Barry Loudermilk is a fantastic Representative for the incredible people of Georgia’s 11th Congressional District,” Trump said in a statement issued through his Save America PAC. A U.S. Air Force veteran, Barry is working hard to Support our Vets, Grow the Economy, Lower Gas Prices, Secure our Border, Defend the Second …

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Capitol Rioter Seeks To Withdraw Felony Guilty Plea

Law & Crime reports: The Beverly Hills salon owner whose tear-streaked face became a lasting image from the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol is trying to claw back part of her guilty plea. “You are not going to take our Trumpy Bear!” Gina Bisignano memorably shouted through a bullhorn as her fellow Donald Trump supporters closed in on …

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Walker Busted In Lie About Founding Veterans “Charity”

The Associated Press reports: In interviews and campaign appearances, the former Dallas Cowboy and Heisman Trophy winner takes credit for founding, co-founding and sometimes operating a program called Patriot Support. The program, he says, has taken him to military bases all over the world. But corporate documents, court records and Senate disclosures reviewed by The Associated Press tell a more …

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D’Souza Busted In Another Lie About His QAnon Film

The Arizona Mirror reports: Conservative activist and filmmaker Dinesh D’Souza told a conservative podcast that “2000 Mules,” his film making flawed and faulty claims about election fraud in 2020, directly led the Yuma County Sheriff’s Office to open up an investigation — but the sheriff says that’s simply not true. “The Yuma County Sheriff’s Office has been working jointly with …

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“I Will Eat Your Flesh” Rioter Pleads Guilty To Felony

Salt Lake City’s Fox affiliate reports: A Utahn who became one of the faces of the Capitol riots pleaded guilty Thursday. Landon Copeland admitted to a felony count of assaulting resisting or impeding officers with a dangerous weapon in Thursday’s hearing and faces up to eight years in prison. The judge said guidelines would likely recommend a sentence of 41 …

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Court Tosses Mike Lindell’s “Frivolous” Lawsuit Against Smartmatic And Dominion, Orders Financial Sanctions

Bloomberg Law reports: MyPillow Inc. Chief Executive Officer Mike Lindell was ordered to pay legal fees and costs incurred by a voting technology firm he accused in a “frivolous” lawsuit of rigging the 2020 presidential election. A federal judge in Washington on Thursday imposed sanctions on Lindell and his former lawyers as part of a decision throwing out the CEO’s …

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