Because neither candidate acquired more than 50% of all votes casted, both will face off in a runoff election next month to decide who will be the next mayor of Austin.
- Business Insider
Liz Cheney resurfaced Paul Gosar's deleted tweet supporting Donald Trump's call to terminate the US Constitution: 'Time to condemn Trump yet?'
Donald Trump suggested the "termination" of rules and regulations in the Constitution that led to disputed voter fraud in the 2020 election.
- The Daily Beast
Photo Illustration by Luis G. Rendon/The Daily Beast/GettyA skirmish between shouty Fox News host Mark Levin and several conservative congressmen who’ve stood in the way of Rep. Kevin McCarthy’s House speakership has turned into an all-out war.Late Tuesday afternoon, far-right Rep. Andy Biggs, one of the five members who took an insult-laden verbal lashing from Levin last week, fired back at the right-wing talk radio host with equal ferocity.“Levin is the biggest fraud in politics right now. For
Greene also claimed Herschel Walker's loss in a runoff election was a “disaster in Georgia."
- The New York Times
Tuesday’s conviction of the Trump Organization on charges of financial impropriety, coupled with the loss by former President Donald Trump’s candidate in the Georgia Senate runoff, marked one of the worst days for Trump since he announced his presidential candidacy roughly three weeks ago. First came the events in the city where he was born and raised. In New York, the jury that heard the case brought by Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg deliberated over two days before returning guilty ve
- AZCentral | The Arizona Republic
Kari Lake and the increasingly delusional Arizona Republican Party want Gov.-elect Katie Hobbs to be investigated for 'suppressing free speech.'
Georgia voters on Tuesday decided the country’s final Senate contest, choosing between Democratic Sen. Raphael Warnock and Republican football legend Herschel Walker after a four-week runoff blitz that drew a flood of outside spending to an increasingly personal fight.
Herschel Walker didn't call Raphael Warnock to concede the Georgia Senate race, leaving the task to a staffer: AJC
Walker didn't personally call Warnock to offer a concession, leaving the task to a deputy to "reach out" to the senator's staff, the AJC reported.
Stuart Varney, once a loyal defender of the former president, criticized Trump on multiple fronts.
Ron Brownstein pinpointed a "consistent trend" that's not good news for the GOP.
- AZCentral | The Arizona Republic
Herschel Walker had the grace to concede his Georgia runoff loss on Tuesday. Then there is Kari Lake, who will fight on until no one is listening.
- Fox News
Veteran GOP strategist Karl Rove suggests his party take former President Donald Trump's future endorsements as a "warning to beware" after a string of losses in the midterm elections.
A barrage of fundraising emails from high-profile Republicans has some sneaky fine print: Some or even most of the money will never go to Walker.
Some are also blaming Senate GOP leader Mitch McConnell and House GOP leader Kevin McCarthy, but deny Trump had anything to do with it.
- Rolling Stone
The far-right conspiracy theorist said he supports the former president's push to shred the nation's founding documents, then deleted the tweet
In the wake of Herschel Walker’s Senate loss, aides say his campaign was as flawed as the candidate.
John Roberts, Brett Kavanaugh and Amy Barrett are the key justices to watch in a case that could allow state legislatures to bypass courts on election rules.
- Sacramento Bee
“It’s time to seriously consider whether Trump is constitutionally ineligible to serve again as president,” writes Erwin Chemerinsky. | Commentary
- Fox News
EXCLUSIVE: Nikki Haley tops off flood of national GOP support for Herschel Walker, rips 'arrogant' Warnock
Nikki Haley headlined the final rally for GOP Georgia Senate nominee Herschel Walker ahead of the runoff, culminating a long list of Republicans campaigning to oust Raphael Warnock.
Donald Trump should be immune from civil lawsuits over last year's siege on the U.S. Capitol by his supporters, a lawyer for the former president told a federal appeals court on Wednesday. Trump attorney Jesse Binnall told the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit that Trump is immune from the lawsuits because he was acting as president in his impassioned remarks to supporters, using the "bully pulpit" to comment on outside events.
- The Desert Sun
San Bernardino County plans to certify its vote totals Thursday, and the deadline to ask for a recount is five days after that.