Tag Archives: Kelly Loeffler

Loeffler And Other GOP Senators Drop Objections

After appearing at a Trump rally just two days ago, tonight soon to be ex-Sen. Kelly Loeffler announced that in light of today’s events, she will no longer object to certifying the Electoral College. Other GOP senators, including Steve Daines and James Lankford, are dropping their objections as well. It’s possible that all this performative bullshit will fall away entirely …

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Loeffler To Object To Electoral College Certification

Fox News reports: “Elections are the bedrock of our democracy and the American people deserve to be 100% confident in our election systems and its outcomes. But right now, tens of millions of Americans have real concerns about the way in which the November Presidential election was conducted—and I share their concerns,” Loeffler said in a statement. “The American people …

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Trump To Hold Jan. 4th Rally For GA Senate Candidates

The Hill reports: President Trump said in a tweet early Sunday that he will return to Georgia one day before two Senate runoffs in January that will determine control of the upper chamber. At a rally for Republican Georgia Sens. Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue in Valdosta earlier this month, a defiant Trump insisted that the election was “rigged” against …

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Warren Bill Would Ban Lawmakers From Trading Stocks

The Hill reports: Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) announced Friday she’s reintroducing a bill to prohibit lawmakers from trading stocks as Democrats look to make the issue a key aspect of Georgia’s two Senate runoffs. The reintroduction of the bill by Warren and Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.) coincides with scrutiny Georgia Sens. Kelly Loeffler (R) and David Perdue (R) are facing …

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It Turns Out Loeffler Likely Does Know That KKK Leader

Just in from Bend The Arc: A newly-unearthed photo of Sen. Kelly Loeffler with yet another leader of a Georgia white supremacist group undermines Loeffler’s claim that she didn’t know the former KKK leader who heads the organization after she posed for a photo with him at a recent campaign event. Although Loeffler denied knowing former KKK leader Chester Doles, …

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Georgia Dems Blast Loeffler For Denying Biden’s Win

The Washington Post reports: The Georgia Democratic Party on Wednesday criticized Sen. Kelly Loeffler (R-Ga.) for refusing to acknowledge Biden’s victory, one day after Mitch McConnell congratulated Biden. Georgia Democratic Party Chair Nikema Williams said Loeffler “must end her attacks on our democracy and join fellow members of her own party in accepting that outcome.” Earlier Wednesday, after voting early …

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Loeffler Disavows Photo Taken With Infamous Neo-Nazi

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports: Sen. Kelly Loeffler’s campaign strongly condemned a photo circulating on social media of her posing with a longtime white supremacist taken at an event in Dawsonville on Friday. The photo shows Loeffler smiling from beneath an American flag ball cap next to Chester Doles, a longtime white supremacist who spent decades in the Ku Klux Klan …

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Loeffler And Perdue Defy Trump In Defense Bill Vote

Roll Call reports: Georgia Sens. David Perdue and Kelly Loeffler joined Hill Republicans in bucking President Donald Trump on Friday, voting to pass a defense policy bill that the president has been working for weeks to scuttle. The 84-13 vote on the annual National Defense Authorization Act forced every Republican in Congress to choose between their loyalty to the president …

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Mike Pence: Loeffler and Perdue May Be Our Last Line Of Defense To “Preserve Our God-Given Liberties”

The Associated Press reports: Back in Georgia to rally electoral support for the state’s two Republican senators, Vice President Mike Pence told voters in Augusta on Thursday that returning the incumbents to Washington would secure a GOP Senate and help preserve what he characterized as the successes of the Trump administration. “We need to send them back because the Republican …

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Kraken Lawyer: Death Of Loeffler Aide Was “Planned”

Mediaite report: Pro-Trump attorney Lin Wood floated a conspiracy that the death of Gov. Brian Kemp’s (R-GA) daughter’s boyfriend was “planned” — daring his followers to “search for the truth.” Replying to a post from Wood, which claimed there was voter fraud in the 2020 Election, a Twitter user piled on with more baseless and shocking theories. “This is much …

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Loeffler Dodges Debate Questions On Biden’s Win

Reuters reports: Republican Senator Kelly Loeffler danced around questions about whether President Donald Trump lost the Nov. 3 election in a debate with her Democratic challenger on Sunday before two Georgia runoffs that will decide control of the U.S. Senate. As the debate began, Loeffler sidestepped a question about whether she agreed with Trump’s baseless claims that last month’s election …

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LIVE VIDEO: Rafael Warnock Debates Kelly Loeffler

The Associated Press reports: Candidates for one of two U.S. Senate seats still hanging in the balance will face off in a debate that is drawing strong interest beyond Georgia. That is because the seat — now held by incumbent Republican Kelly Loeffler and being challenged by Democrat Raphael Warnock — is one of two that will tip control of …

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Cultists Claim Loeffler Aide Killed In Car Crash Was Murdered Because He Knew About GA Election Fraud

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports: One of Georgia Sen. Kelly Loeffler’s campaign staffers was killed Friday in a multi-vehicle crash in South Georgia, forcing her and Gov. Brian Kemp to cancel their plans to join Vice President Mike Pence in Savannah for a rally. Harrison Deal, a young aide for Loeffler and a former intern for Sen. David Perdue, was also …

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Loeffler Cancels Rally With Pence After Staffer Dies

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports: One of Georgia Sen. Kelly Loeffler’s campaign staffers died Friday, forcing her to cancel her plans to join Vice President Mike Pence in Savannah for a rally. Loeffler’s communications director issued a statement about Harrison Deal, who was also a close family friend of Gov. Brian Kemp and his family. Kemp and his wife also canceled …

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Loeffler In Quarantine After Mixed COVID Test Results

CBS News reports: U.S. Senator Kelly Loeffler is quarantining after receiving mixed results from recent coronavirus tests, a day after she campaigned with Vice President Mike Pence and U.S. Senator David Perdue in the state’s hotly contested twin Senate races. The Georgia Republican took two rapid COVID tests on Friday morning that came back negative, a spokesperson for her campaign …

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Atlanta Paper Roasts Republican Senators For Baseless GA Voter Fraud Allegations: “This Marks A New Low”

From the Atlanta Journal-Constitution editorial board: Even in an election year where standards of fair play seem to plummet with each passing day, Monday’s attack by Georgia’s U.S. senators marked a new low. Sens. Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue called on Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger to resign, alleging that he had “failed the people of Georgia” and “failed …

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GA Sec Of State: I’ve Seen No Evidence Of Voter Fraud

Atlanta’s NBC News affiliate reports: Georgia’s Republican Secretary of State said once again Tuesday night that he has seen no evidence of any widespread voter fraud in Georgia. Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger told Channel 2 investigative reporter Justin Gray that he is a conservative Republican supporter of not only President Donald Trump, but the two Republican senators who are …

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White House Pressured Georgia Senators Into Calling For Resignation Of Republican GA Secretary Of State

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports: This was supposed to be the week that Republicans united behind U.S. Sens. Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue for a pair of Jan. 5 runoffs that could decide control of the Senate. Instead, the two senators leveled unfounded claims of a disastrous “embarrassment” of an election at fellow Republicans who oversaw last week’s vote – and …

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Republican Georgia Senators Demand Resignation Of Republican GA Sec Of State Over “Dishonest” Election

From Sen. Kelly Loeffler and Sen. David Perdue: The management of Georgia elections has become an embarrassment for our state. Georgians are outraged, and rightly so. We have been clear from the beginning: every legal vote cast should be counted. Any illegal vote must not. And there must be transparency and uniformity in the counting process. This isn’t hard. This …

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Warnock And Loeffler Advance To GA Senate Runoff

Atlanta’s CBS News affiliate reports: Georgia’s once crowded US Senate special election is headed to a January 5 runoff between Republican Kelly Loeffler and Democrat Raphael Warnock. Incumbent Loeffler secured 29 percent of votes while Warnock raked in 28 percent by 10:40 p.m. election night. At least 50 percent of votes were needed to be secured by one candidate to …

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