Florida ramping up election security with surveillance cameras, 'ballot escorts'
- Los Angeles Times Opinion
Although Trump is still the dominant candidate, he is vulnerable because some of his supporters do not think he can win.
Liz Cheney says Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has 'lined himself up almost entirely' with Trump: 'I think that's very dangerous'
Cheney told The New York Times that she could not support a GOP presidential candidate who won't say Trump lost the 2020 election.
- Rolling Stone
The latest example of the former president seeing himself as a dictator comes in a shocking excerpt from The Divider: Trump in the White House, 2017-2021
- The Hill
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) clinched a victory on Wednesday when the Senate — including 48 of the chamber’s 50 Republicans — voted overwhelmingly to admit Finland and Sweden to NATO. The resolution, which cleared the chamber in a bipartisan 95-1 vote, was a top priority for the Republican leader, who wanted to send a signal…
- The New York Times
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — It was just over a month before her primary, but Rep. Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., was nowhere near the voters weighing her future. Cheney was instead huddled with fellow lawmakers and aides in the Capitol complex, bucking up her allies in a cause she believes is more important than her House seat: ridding American politics of former President Donald J Trump and his influence. “The nine of us have done more to prevent Trump from ever regaining power than any group to date,” she said to f
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Robin Vos gave Michael Gableman $11,000 a month to review the 2020 election. Now Gableman wants Vos to lose his job.
Gableman, who gave an invocation at former President Donald Trump's Waukesha rally Friday, is endorsing Assembly Speaker Robin Vos' primary opponent
- The Week
Report: Georgia runoff could decide control of the Senate for the 2nd consecutive time
- The Hill
New York Times reporter Maggie Haberman released a pair of photos to corroborate reporting in her forthcoming book that White House staffers regularly found ripped-up printed paper clogging a toilet in the presidential residence during former President Trump’s administration. The photos, shared with Axios on Monday, reportedly show small pieces of paper in a toilet in the White…
Photos purport to show notes Trump tried to destroy by flushing down the toilet. He has aggressively denied ever doing it.
Trump said it is "categorically untrue" that he tried to flush documents as president. NYT reporter Maggie Haberman procedued photos to the contrary.
- The Hill
National Republican Senatorial Committee Chair Rick Scott said on Sunday that it will be tough for GOP lawmakers to take back the Senate in the upcoming midterm elections. During an appearance on CBS’s “Face The Nation,” moderator Margaret Brennan asked the Republican senator from Florida if it will get harder for Republicans to take control…
- USA TODAY
In an election where the abortion issue could increase turnout from Democrats, Sen. Johnson may need to win more independents to hold on to his seat.
- The Hill
Former President Trump outlined steps for Republicans to take if they win back control of Congress in November during his speech Saturday at the Conservative Political Action Conference. Trump said the midterms need to be a “national referendum” on President Biden and Democratic control of Congress, and Republicans must ensure Democrats are dealt a “crippling” defeat.…
- Fox News
NYC Mayor Eric Adams blasts Texas Gov. Greg Abbott after second bus of migrants arrives: ‘This is horrific’
New York City Mayor Eric Adams lashed out at Texas Gov. Greg Abbott after a second bus full of illegal migrants arrived in the Big Apple, calling the Republican's move "horrific."
- The Guardian
The rightwing channel has not covered its former sweetheart with its regular fervour – could a billion-dollar lawsuit be why?
- Consequence of Sound
"Who have the Chinese invaded and slaughtered?" the Pink Floyd member asked. Roger Waters Calls Biden a “War Criminal,” Defends Russia and China in CNN Interview Alex Young
- The Gainesville Sun
We are facing the real possibility that control of federal elections will be delegated directly and exclusively to Florida legislators.
- Associated Press
Kentucky Republicans came to the state’s premier political event this weekend intent on winning elections in November and beyond, but some candidates aspiring to become governor had a hard time coming to terms with Donald Trump's defeat in 2020.
- Business Insider
Graham says if Trump wants to run in 2024, he needs to shift focus from 2020 and 'focus on solving the problems Americans are living with'
"If he runs for president, talking about 2020 is not what people want to hear," Sen. Lindsey Graham told CNN on Sunday.
- The Daily Beast
Photo Illustration by Thomas Levinson/The Daily Beast/GettyGeorgia’s Republican Gov. Brian Kemp says he has a problem with boycotts, particularly ones related to Georgia’s new voting restrictions law. But apparently that repulsion to boycotts only applies to Democrats and issues he favors, because Kemp has personally proposed boycotts of his own.Kemp and his campaign have recently reupped false attacks on Democratic rival Stacey Abrams, accusing her, erroneously, of promoting a 2021 Major League
A survey shared exclusively with TIME details how Democrats can catch up to Republicans on the issue of the economy.