Tag Archives: Georgia

Giuliani Now In The Crosshairs Of Georgia Grand Jury

CNN reports: Georgia investigators are scrutinizing Rudy Giuliani’s appearance before state lawmakers in 2020, where he peddled baseless claims of voter fraud and encouraged legislators to appoint a new slate of presidential electors. The special purpose grand jury — which has been investigating whether former President Donald Trump or his allies violated the law in their efforts to flip the …

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DOJ Subpoenas Georgia GOP Chair Over Fake Electors

The Washington Post reports: Federal agents investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday dropped subpoenas on people in multiple locations, widening the probe of how political activists supporting President Donald Trump tried to use invalid electors to thwart Joe Biden’s 2020 electoral victory. Among those who received a subpoena Wednesday was David Shafer, the chairman …

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Walker To Abrams: Move To One Of The 51 Other States

The Huffington Post reports: Herschel Walker was going after Stacey Abrams, the Democratic candidate for governor, for recently saying, “I am tired of hearing about [Georgia] being the best state in the country to do business when we are the worst state in the country to live.” Abrams cited the state’s problems with mental health treatment, maternal mortality, incarceration rates …

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Trump Pick Jake Evans Clobbered In House Runoff

Atlanta’s CBS News affiliate reports: Rich McCormick defeated Jake Evans [photo] in the GOP 6th Congressional District runoff on Tuesday. McCormick will face Democrat Bob Christian in the Nov. 8 midterms in a contest that could, once again, help determine control of the U.S. House of Representatives. Former President Donald Trump held a Monday night tele-rally in support of Evans, …

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Trump Pick Vernon Jones Trounced In House Runoff

Fox News reports: Mike Collins has won the Republican primary runoff election in Georgia’s 10th Congressional District, defeating Trump-backed Vernon Jones for the GOP nomination. The win for Collins, who had 78% of the vote to Jones’ 24% when the Associated Press called the race, is seen as a loss for former President Donald Trump, who while not on the …

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Ex-Watergate Prosecutor: Trump Has “Zero Defense” In Call To Georgia Official, Could Actually Face Prison Time

Axios reports: Former President Trump’s taped phone call pressing Georgia’s Republican secretary of state in January 2021 to “find 11,780 votes” should be “enough” to indict him, a former Watergate prosecutor told MSNBC on Sunday. While Trump has dismissed both the Fulton County investigation and the Jan. 6 committee hearings as “witch-hunts,” former Watergate prosecutor Nick Akerman told MSNBC’s “The …

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REPORT: Cultist Breached Voting System In GA County

The Washington Post reports: A cybersecurity executive who has aided efforts by election deniers to investigate the 2020 vote said in a recent court document that he had “forensically examined” the voting system used in Coffee County, Ga. The assertion by executive Benjamin Cotton that he examined the county’s voting system is the strongest indication yet that the security of …

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GA Sec Of State May Testify Publicly Before Riot Panel

Politico reports: Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger is in talks with the Jan. 6 committee to testify publicly, according to multiple people familiar with the matter. Raffensperger, a Republican and Georgia’s top elections official, withstood pressure from then-President Donald Trump, in a now-infamous Jan. 2, 2021 call, to “find” enough votes to ensure the president’s victory in the state, …

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Lindell: Kemp Stole Race From Nutbag Who Got 3%

Mediaite reports: My Pillow founder and Donald Trump loyalist Mike Lindell claims Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp (R) stole the recent primary where he walked away with more than 70 percent of the vote. According to Lindell, he has “preliminary evidence” that Kemp’s votes were at least partly stolen, vaguely explaining that many of his votes were taken from Kandiss Taylor, …

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Trump Staffer Begged GA Fake Electors For “Secrecy”

The Washington Post reports: A staffer for Donald Trump’s presidential campaign instructed Republicans planning to cast electoral college votes for Trump in Georgia despite Joe Biden’s victory to operate in “complete secrecy,” an email obtained by The Washington Post shows. “I must ask for your complete discretion in this process,” wrote Robert Sinners, the campaign’s election operations director for Georgia, …

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Warnock Ad Shows Walker Flogging Anti-COVID “Mist”

NBC News reports: Democratic Sen. Raphael Warnock is out with a new TV ad aimed at Republican Herschel Walker as the pair face off in one of the most competitive Senate races in the country. The 30-second spot appears to be Warnock’s first attack ad tracked by the firm AdImpact, and it features footage of Walker, a former college football …

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Georgia Sec Of State Testifies In Trump Criminal Probe

Georgia Public Radio reports: The top Georgia election official who refused to “find” votes for former President Donald Trump testified Thursday about the infamous call and other attempts to overturn the state’s 2020 election results. Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger is one of the first subpoenaed witnesses to testify in front of a special grand jury impaneled in Fulton County …

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Georgia AG Subpoenaed In Trump Criminal Probe

CNN reports: An Atlanta-area prosecutor investigating former President Donald Trump’s efforts to overturn Georgia’s 2020 election results has subpoenaed state Attorney General Chris Carr, according to a copy of the subpoena obtained by CNN. In December 2020, Trump phoned Carr and warned him not to rally other Republicans to oppose a lawsuit Trump’s allies had filed with the Supreme Court …

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Walker: Trump Lied About Asking Me To Run [VIDEO]

“One thing that people don’t know is, President Trump never asked me. And I need to tell him that. He never asked me. I heard it all on television. “President Trump never came out and asked, ‘Herschel, will you run for that Senate?’ He never asked. I ain’t mad at him because he never asked, but he’s taking credit that …

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Analysis: Dem Crossovers Sank Trump Pick In Georgia

The Associated Press reports: An Associated Press analysis of early voting records from data firm L2 found that more than 37,000 people who voted in Georgia’s Democratic primary two years ago cast ballots in last week’s Republican primary, an unusually high number of so-called crossover voters. Even taking into account the limited sample of early votes, the data reveal that …

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Warnock Challenges Herschel Walker To Three Debates

Politico reports: It’s a standard political ploy, straight out of a challenger’s playbook: demand a series of debates the moment the primaries are over. Only in Georgia, it was incumbent Sen. Raphael Warnock who issued the call for three televised debates, as soon as his fall Senate election match-up with Herschel Walker was set. Warnock’s move made sense in light …

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Mike Lindell: Republicans “Stole Everything In Georgia”

Raw Story reports: Prompted by a RSBN reporter, Lindell blurted that the election results were tampered with via the use of algorithms. “It was stolen, there were algorithms used in Georgia but we caught them,” he claimed,” he claimed before adding, “We were watching, everyone was watching this time.” Unable to recall the name of Rep. Jody Hice (R-GA) who …

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Walker Proposes “Department That Can Look At Young Men That’s Looking At Women On Their Social Media”

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports: Twice in recent days Walker has fumbled questions on gun control: In one interview he seemed to suggest monitoring young people’s social media activity, and in another he dodged the question altogether. The topic is sensitive for Walker. Like many Republicans, he is an ardent champion of gun rights. But firearms have also played a big …

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GA Gov Candidate Refuses To Concede: GOP Cheated

Kandiss “Jesus, Guns, Babies” Taylor writes on Telegram: Given that my vote total currently lags my number of volunteers by nearly 20,000, I do not trust these election results and neither should any supporter of either of my opponents, or candidates in any other races. It is my opinion that our elections in Georgia have become a travesty spearheaded by …

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Georgia Secretary Of State Survives Trump’s Attacks

The Guardian reports: Brad Raffensperger defeated congressman Jody Hice on Tuesday in a closely watched Republican primary for Georgia secretary of state, a significant victory for a politician who has been scorned by his own party for refusing Donald Trump’s request to overturn the 2020 election. In a surprise, Raffensperger avoided a runoff and won an outright victory over Hice, …

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