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QAnon Extremist Mastriano Wins PA GOP Gov Primary

Philadelphia’s NBC News affiliate reports: Doug Mastriano, the ultra-conservative state senator from central Pennsylvania, won the Republican primary for Pennsylvania governor, NBC News projects, setting up a race against Democrat Josh Shapiro in the November general election. With the victory, Mastriano completed a meteoric rise through the state Republican Party ranks, despite efforts from many of the party’s establishment trying …

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Mastriano’s Wife: If You Oppose Him, You Oppose God

The Washington Post today published a deep dive into the creepy Christian nationalism driving Pennsylvania’s leading Republican/QAnon candidates. An excerpt: “The forces of darkness are hitting us really hard right now,” [gubernatorial candidate Doug] Mastriano told a few hundred people last month at a church parking lot rally in Pennsburg. “We’re going to bring the state back to righteousness, this …

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QAnon Extremist Doug Mastriano +12 In PA Gov Race

Harrisburg’s ABC News affiliate reports: State Senator Doug Mastriano, coming off his long-coveted endorsement from former President Donald Trump, increased his lead in the last Pennsylvania Governor’s race poll. Mastriano, who has reported ties to the conspiracy group QAnon and is a vocal supporter of former President Trump’s false election fraud claims, finished atop the poll with 34% support. Mastriano …

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Gab CEO Endorses Pennsylvania “Christian Nationalists” Doug Mastriano And Kathy Barnette: “Extremely Based”

Via email from extremist Gab CEO Andrew Torba: Over the past year I’ve been building a coalition of Christian nationalists at the local and state levels to help pioneer a grassroots movement of Christians in PA to help take it back for the glory of God. I encourage you all to do the same. Christians need to recognize that what …

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Trump Endorses QAnon Riot Attendee For PA Governor

Just in from the world’s most famous liar: There is no one in Pennsylvania who has done more, or fought harder, for Election Integrity than State Senator Doug Mastriano. He has revealed the Deceit, Corruption, and outright Theft of the 2020 Presidential Election, and will do something about it. He will also Fight Violent Crime, Strengthen our Borders, Protect Life, …

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Famed PA Bread Brand Bankrolls QAnon Gov Candidate

Billy Penn reports: The family behind Martin’s potato bread has put itself behind Doug Mastriano, a South Central Pa. state senator who rose to prominence as a Trump-supporting election denier, and espouses what some define as Christian nationalist rhetoric. Jim Martin gave $110k to Mastriano’s gubernatorial campaign last year — $10k in May and another $100k in December, just before …

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PA Gov Candidate Drops Out And Endorses Rival As GOP Scrambles To Stop QAnon Loon Doug Mastriano [Video]

Harrisburg’s NBC News affiliate reports: Jake Corman is ending his Pennsylvania gubernatorial campaign and endorsing fellow Republican Lou Barletta for governor. “It’s time for me to step aside and support someone who can win in the fall,” Corman, the president pro tempore of the state Senate, said Thursday. Corman said Republicans have an opportunity to win against Josh Shapiro, the …

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Leading PA Gov Candidate Does Interview On Gab

Media Matters reports: Pennsylvania gubernatorial candidate and state Sen. Doug Mastriano did an interview with Andrew Torba, the CEO of the social media platform Gab, which is known as a haven for white nationalists. During the interview, Torba and Mastriano, who is a front-runner in the Republican gubernatorial primary, praised each other, with Mastriano saying, “Thank God for what you’ve …

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Leading PA Gov Candidate To Speak At QAnon Event

Media Matters reports: Numerous Republicans, including Pennsylvania gubernatorial contender Doug Mastriano, are scheduled to speak at a conference hosted by podcast hosts and QAnon conspiracy theorists Allen and Francine Fosdick. The Fosdicks have promoted conspiracy theories alleging Jewish people, led by the Rothchilds, have been manipulating events such as wildfires through “space weather” and lasers; aim to subjugate the human …

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Riot Panel Subpoenas Six Cultists In Fake Electors Plot

CNN reports: The Trump campaign officials subpoenaed by the committee are Michael Roman, who was in charge of Election Day operations in 2020, and his deputy, Gary Michael Brown. Both “reportedly participated in efforts to promote allegations of fraud in the November 2020 election and encourage state legislators to appoint false ‘alternate’ slates of electors,” according to the committee. The …

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QAnon Riot Attendee Launches Bid For PA Governor

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports: Doug Mastriano, the state senator from Franklin County who parlayed anger over coronavirus pandemic rules and no-holds-barred support for former President Donald Trump into an extended political moment, opened his candidacy for Pennsylvania governor on Saturday. Mr. Mastriano, who has developed a sizeable following over the last two years, joins a still-evolving Republican field. That field …

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No Pre-Trial Release For FBI Most Wanted Riot Suspect

Law & Crime reports: The man branded #FacePaintBlowhard by online sleuths known for locating participants in the Jan. 6th siege of the U.S. Capitol must remain behind bars pending his trial for allegedly assaulting law enforcement, a federal judge ruled. “They maced us, those tyrannical pieces of shit, and we maced them right the fuck back and now they’re taking …

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“Election Integrity” Cultists Go Door-To-Door In PA County, Demand To Know Who Residents Voted For

The York Dispatch reports: A group calling itself an “election integrity committee” drew allegations of voter intimidation after its members reportedly knocked on doors across York County asking about how and for whom residents voted. York County President Commissioner Julie Wheeler, who said she received numerous calls about the individuals claiming to be members of the committee, emphasized that they …

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QAnon PA Senator Announces “Audit” Of 2020 Election

Politico reports: A Pennsylvania ally of former President Donald Trump announced that he would try to initiate a review of the 2020 election in the key battleground state, mirroring a controversial effort in Arizona to examine the results months after President Joe Biden was sworn in. State Sen. Doug Mastriano, a Republican who has repeatedly echoed Trump’s false claims about …

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QAnon PA Senator Unveils Plan For Private Vote “Audit”

The Associated Press reports: Sen. Doug Mastriano, a rising force in Pennsylvania’s ultra-conservative circles who has talked of his desire to bring an Arizona-style audit to Pennsylvania, led a private briefing Wednesday for Republican senators on his plan. Mastriano also solicited legal advice from a Philadelphia-based law firm about the Senate Republican caucus using private money to finance consultants and …

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QAnon PA Republicans Call for 2020 Election Audit

The Wall Street Journal reports: Pennsylvania GOP lawmakers visited an ongoing Republican-ordered audit of 2020 ballots in Phoenix Wednesday and called for their state to conduct a similar review, the latest sign that political fighting over last year’s election is far from over. Republicans in Arizona’s senate ordered the audit of roughly 2.1 million ballots cast in Maricopa County, home …

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“Stop The Steal” Leader Tested COVID+ At WH Meeting

The Associated Press reports: A Pennsylvania state senator abruptly left a West Wing meeting with President Donald Trump after being informed he had tested positive for the coronavirus, a person with direct knowledge of the meeting told The Associated Press on Sunday. Republican state Sen. Doug Mastriano had gone to the White House last Wednesday with like-minded Republican state lawmakers …

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