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12h ago

Wednesday's Mini-Report, 9.22.21

Today's edition of quick hits.
17h ago

On the comeback trail, a candidate shows what today's GOP is all about

What does it take to run for statewide office as a Republican? Even in a state that's becoming increasingly "blue"? Heller offers an amazing case study.
Image: Dean Heller
Image: Dean Heller
18h ago

Wednesday's Campaign Round-Up, 9.22.21

Today's installment of campaign-related news items from across the country.
18h ago

Will the House GOP's Main Street Caucus define 'pragmatism' down?

The idea of a Main Street Caucus made up of pragmatic House Republicans certainly sounds great. But given reality, some skepticism is in order.
Speaker Boehner And House Leadership Address The Media After Their Closed Party Conference
Speaker Boehner And House Leadership Address The Media After Their Closed Party Conference
19h ago

Former GOP Treasury secretaries try to steer McConnell away from cliff

Former GOP Treasury Secretaries Hank Paulson and Steven Mnuchin tried to nudge Mitch McConnell. It didn't work.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., speaks on Capitol Hill on May 25, 2021.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., speaks on Capitol Hill on May 25, 2021.
20h ago

Mary Trump offers pointed response to Donald Trump's new lawsuit

The New York Times and Mary Trump exposed Donald Trump as a financial fraud. Three years later, the former president is responding with a dubious lawsuit.
Image: President Donald Trump during a meeting in the East Room of the White House.
Image: President Donald Trump during a meeting in the East Room of the White House.
21h ago

Even Republican 'moderates' reject plan to avoid shutdown, debt crisis

Despite occasional talk about Republicans having moderate and pragmatistic wings, zero GOP members voted for the stopgap spending bill.
Image: Lawmakers Continue Work On Coronavirus Relief Deal And Omnibus Spending Package
Image: Lawmakers Continue Work On Coronavirus Relief Deal And Omnibus Spending Package
22h ago

The glaring problem with DeSantis' choice for Florida surgeon general

Ron DeSantis wanted a surgeon general who'll tell him what he wants to hear and embrace discredited ideas. Now the governor has exactly that.
Im,age: Ron DeSantis, American Conservative Union Holds Annual Conference In Florida
Im,age: Ron DeSantis, American Conservative Union Holds Annual Conference In Florida
2d ago

Tuesday's Mini-Report, 9.21.21

Today's edition of quick hits.
2d ago

Trump lawyer outlined plan to overturn election in newly disclosed memo

The newly disclosed Eastman Memo sketched out a six-step scenario to overturn the election and keep Trump in power. It effectively outlined a coup.
U.S. Covid-19 Relief Talks Hit Snag Over Lawsuit Protections
U.S. Covid-19 Relief Talks Hit Snag Over Lawsuit Protections
2d ago

Tuesday's Campaign Round-Up, 9.21.21

Today's installment of campaign-related news items from across the country.

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