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GOP House fundraisers accuse people who uncheck their recurring donation box of being Trump 'DEFECTORS' and prey to 'the Radical Left'

President Donald Trump Getty House Republicans' campaign arm debuted a recurring donation box with a stark message. The NRCC warns that if you "UNCHECK this box, we'll have to tell Trump you're a DEFECTOR." GOP campaign committees are ignoring Trump's warnings to refrain from using his name to fundraise. See more stories on Insider's business page. The National Republican Congressional Committee debuted a bright-yellow pre-checked recurring donation box on its donation...
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NRSC Hiding Swamp Loyalties in Fundraising Appeals to Trump Supporters

From their fundraising appeals, you’d think the entire Republican National Senate Committee does. (RNSC/Facebook) U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- “Stop Biden from DESTROYING Trump’s Wall!” an email solicitation from the National Republican Senatorial Committee urges.  “Biden is DESTROYING Trump’s Border Security!  He stopped construction on Trump’s wall and may start to tear it down.  And now the CRISIS on our southern border is worse than ever!” “The border is now OPEN to drug cartels and human tr...
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Trump doesn't commit to stay out of Senate primaries despite prodding by top GOP senator

Florida Sen. Rick Scott, the chairman of the National Republican Senatorial Committee, urged former President Donald Trump to back the candidates who win Senate primaries next year rather than engage in intra-party fights that could harm the party's chances at taking back the majority in the midterm elections.
Tags: Florida, Senate, Cnn, Gop, Donald Trump, Trump, Rick Scott, National Republican Senatorial Committee


Trump wants top Republican fundraising organizations to stop using his likeness

Lawyers for former President Donald Trump sent out cease-and-desist letters Friday to the Republican National Committee, the National Republican Congressional Committee, and the National Republican Senatorial Committee for using his name and likeness on fundraising emails and merchandise, a Trump adviser tells CNN.
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GOP Sen. Rick Scott says Marjorie Taylor Greene spreading conspiracies about the Parkland shooting is 'wrong' and 'disgusting'

Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., speaks to reporters following a Republican policy luncheon on Capitol Hill, Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021, in Washington. AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta Sen. Rick Scott slammed Marjorie Taylor Greene spreading conspiracies about the Parkland shooting. Greene endorsed the conspiracy that the shooting was a false flag operation in Facebook posts. Scott, who was governor of Florida at the time, called her comments "wrong" and "disgusting." Visit the Business section of Insider ...
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Ohio GOP Sen. Rob Portman won't run for reelection in 2022, says it's become difficult 'to break through the partisan gridlock'

Sen. Rob Portman (R-OH). Anna Moneymaker-Pool/Getty Images Sen. Rob Portman announced on Monday that he will not seek reelection in 2022. The Ohio Republican said that "it has gotten harder and harder to break through the partisan gridlock and make progress on substantive policy." Portman has served as senator since 2011. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Sen. Rob Portman announced on Monday that he will not seek reelection in 2022."I feel fortunate to have been entrusted...
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Capitol riot tears GOP apart as it eyes 2022

Florida Republican Sen. Rick Scott, the new chair of the National Republican Senatorial Committee, defended President Donald Trump on Wednesday when asked if his ally bore any responsibility for inciting a riot at the US Capitol, putting the onus of last week's death and destruction instead on the mob.
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Capitol riot tears GOP apart as it seeks a return to power in 2022

Florida Republican Sen. Rick Scott, the new chair of the National Republican Senatorial Committee, defended President Donald Trump on Wednesday when asked if his ally bore any responsibility for inciting a riot at the US Capitol, putting the onus of last week's death and destruction instead on the mob.
Tags: Florida, Cnn, Gop, Donald Trump, National Republican Senatorial Committee, US Capitol, Sen Rick Scott


Georgia secretary of state says it's 'embarrassing' that GOP Senate candidates Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue badgered his office for information they already had

Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger speaks during a news conference on Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2020, in Atlanta. Georgia election officials have announced an audit of presidential election results that will trigger a full hand recount. AP Photo/Brynn Anderson Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger said it was "embarrassing" that the state's GOP Senate candidates, Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue, were badgering his office for information their campaigns already had. Loeffler an...
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Trump Campaign Officials Started Pressuring Georgia’s Secretary of State Long Before the Election

This story first appeared at ProPublica. ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up for The Big Story newsletter to receive stories like this one in your inbox. Long before Republican senators began publicly denouncing how Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger handled the voting there, he withstood pressure from the campaign of Donald Trump to endorse the president for reelection. Raffensperger, a Republican, declined an offer in January to serve as an honor...
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Karl Rove leads new Republican fundraising group for pivotal Georgia Senate races

Senate Republicans have picked Karl Rove to serve as the national finance chairman for the Georgia Battleground Fund, a joint fundraising account formed by the National Republican Senatorial Committee to support Georgia Republican Sens. David Perdue and Kelly Loeffler ahead of their January runoff races to keep their seats.
Tags: Senate, Cnn, Karl Rove, National Republican Senatorial Committee, Georgia Senate, Kelly Loeffler, Georgia Battleground Fund, Georgia Republican Sens David Perdue


Georgia's US Senate special election will go to a January runoff between Republican Sen. Kelly Loeffler and Democrat Raphael Warnock

  Republican Sen. Kelly Loeffler and Democrat Raphael Warnock will compete for a Georgia Senate seat in a runoff election on January 5.  Neither candidate was able to secure more than 50% of the vote in November 3's jungle special election, where candidates of all parties ran on the same ballot. Loeffler's other main challenger, Republican Rep. Doug Collins, conceded the election via Twitter at around 10:30 p.m. the night of the election. See the live coverage and full results from the US Senat...
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LIVE RESULTS: Republican Kelly Loeffler runs for a full term in Georgia's US Senate special election

  Sen. Kelly Loeffler is running for a full term to the US Senate in a November 3 jungle special election, where candidates of all parties run on the same ballot. Her main opponents are Democrat Raphael Warnock and fellow Republican, Rep. Doug Collins. Polls have closed in much of the state, though some remain open. See the live coverage and full results from the US Senate elections. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Sen. Kelly Loeffler is running for a full term to the US Sen...
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Republican Kelly Loeffler runs for a full term in Georgia's US Senate special election

  Sen. Kelly Loeffler is running for a full term to the US Senate in a November 3 jungle special election, where candidates of all parties run on the same ballot. Her main opponents are Democrat Raphael Warnock and fellow Republican, Rep. Doug Collins. Polls in Georgia close at 7 p.m. ET on Election Day. Insider will have the full results of the race as they come in.  See the live coverage and full results from the US Senate elections. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Sen. Ke...
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GOP Scrambles To Retain Senate Majority, Even If Trump Goes Down

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republicans are fighting to save their majority, a final election push against the onslaught of challengers in states once off limits to Democrats but now hotbeds of a potential backlash to President Donald Trump and his allies on Capitol Hill. Fueling the campaigns are the Trump administration’s handling of the COVID-19 crisis, shifting regional demographics and, in some areas, simply the chance to turn the page on the divisive political climate. Control of the Senate c...
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GOP strategists reportedly believe Biden once hit a 'terrifying' 50 percent in Georgia

President Trump has seemingly made life difficult for the National Republican Senatorial Committee, which is hoping to see the GOP retain its majority in the upper chamber this election cycle, The Washington Post reports.The committee's director Kevin McLaughlin, per the Post, explained last week that Trump is "losing Arizona" where "we think that he and [Sen. Martha McSally (R-Ariz.)] are very intrinsically tied together." With Trump down, McSally's Democratic challenger, Mark Kelly, is...
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Joy Behar Goes at It With Ted Cruz Over GOP’s COVID Failures

By the time the subject of the coronavirus came up, Joy Behar had had about enough of Ted Cruz.During his first two segments as a guest on The View Monday morning, the Republican senator from Texas denigrated The New York Times’ bombshell report on President Donald Trump’s tax returns as both fake news and irrelevant to most voters and dismissed charges of hypocrisy over the current Supreme Court fight by calling 2016 and 2020 “very different circumstances.”So when Behar asked Cruz to say whethe...
Tags: Florida, New York, Texas, News, Supreme Court, Gop, Ted Cruz, New York Times, Mitch McConnell, Andrew Cuomo, Whoopi Goldberg, Donald Trump, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Cruz, Trump, Ginsburg


Republican memo warns US Senate ‘at risk’ of falling into Democratic control

Memo summarizes senate races of 10 states and how the outcome of each could determine who controls the SenateA memo by Senate Republicans’ campaign arm has admitted that control of the upper chamber is “at risk” and that Democrats could win the Senate in November’s elections.The September 2020 political update from the National Republican Senatorial Committee summarizes the state of the race of 10 states with Senate races around the country and how the outcome of each could factor into whether R...
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A Republican who posed in a QAnon shirt and tweeted the conspiracy theory's hashtag just won a Senate primary in Delaware

A Donald Trump supporter holding a QAnon flag visits Mount Rushmore National Monument on July 1, 2020. Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images Lauren Witzke, a far-right activist who's previously expressed support for the QAnon conspiracy theory, won the Republican primary for a US Senate seat in Delaware on Tuesday.  Witzke has posed in a QAnon-branded t-shirt and repeatedly tweeted out the QAnon motto, WWG1WGA, which stands for Where We Go One We Go All. In January, however, Witzke told the As...
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Colorado GOP senator asks NRSC to take down ad attacking his opponent

Sen. Cory Gardner is suggesting the National Republican Senatorial Committee should stop airing a television ad attacking his Democratic opponent, former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper, in an unusual public rebuke of party strategy.
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GOP senator asks Republican group to stop airing ad attacking his opponent

Sen. Cory Gardner is suggesting the National Republican Senatorial Committee should stop airing a television ad attacking his Democratic opponent, former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper, in an unusual public rebuke of party strategy.
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Nail In Coffin? Facing Toughest Race Yet, Collins Forced To Answer For Kavanaugh Vote

This article is part of TPM Cafe, TPM’s home for opinion and news analysis.  During the nomination fight, Sen. Susan Collins (R) bought into now-Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s Roe v. Wade hedging, publicly asserting she believed Kavanaugh when he said he respected precedent.  But in dissenting with the decision issued on Monday regarding a Louisiana law restricting access to abortion, Kavanaugh stood against the four-year-old precedent the court established on a similar case in Texas. ...
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Trump’s COVID-19 Response Could Sink His Arizona Acolyte

Fear of the novel coronavirus has gripped every state in the country, and with good reason. But with an enormous population of retirees, people without insurance, Latinos and Native Americans—all of whom have proven to be especially at risk to the virus and its complications—the state of Arizona stands as particularly vulnerable to the pandemic that has claimed nearly 70,000 lives and shut down the nation’s economy.For Sen. Martha McSally, one of the most vulnerable incumbents in the country, th...
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Democrats Challenging GOP Senators Rack Up 2020 Fundraising Edge

(Bloomberg) -- Democratic challengers outpaced incumbent Republican U.S. senators’ first-quarter fund-raising in almost all the states most likely to decide control of the chamber ahead of elections marked with uncertainty surrounding the coronavirus pandemic.That includes an eye-popping $11 million in receipts for astronaut Mark Kelly in Arizona, easily topping appointed Senator Martha McSally’s $6.4 million; Maine House Speaker Sara Gideon’s $7.1 million, nearly tripling the $2.4 million raise...
Tags: News, Colorado, Montana, Kentucky, Senate, White House, Alabama, Atlanta, Georgia, Bloomberg, Gop, Maine, House, Arizona, Mitch McConnell, Graham


Top Georgia Republican Endorses Rep. Collins in 2020 Special Senate Election

Representative Drew Ferguson (R., Ga.) on Monday endorsed fellow House member Doug Collins in the intra-Republican battle for Kelly Loeffler's Senate seat."Doug is a proven leader—a steady hand in tough times," Ferguson said in a statement to the National Journal. "He knows what it takes to lead. Right now, we have lives and businesses and an economy to save and we don’t need anything to take our focus off of that mission."Ferguson's backing gives Collins local support after the National...
Tags: News, Senate, Georgia, Arkansas, House, Ferguson, Collins, Mike Huckabee, Securities And Exchange Commission, Trump, National Journal, Loeffler, Doug, National Republican Senatorial Committee, Brian Kemp, Johnny Isakson


Trump Allies’ Battle Over Senate Seat Prompts Republican Jitters

(Bloomberg) -- President Donald Trump so far hasn’t been able to head off a drawn-out Republican brawl for a U.S. Senate seat in Georgia that pits two candidates he’s praised against each other and triggered jitters within the party about potentially losing the seat in November.The conflict’s been brewing since Georgia’s GOP Governor Brian Kemp chose businesswoman Kelly Loeffler in December to temporarily fill an open Senate seat, despite lobbying from the president to pick four-term GOP Represe...
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GOP Rep. Doug Collins launched a Senate bid and the Republican Party was not thrilled

Rep. Doug Collins, R-Ga., announced his Senate bid Wednesday, and the National Republican Senatorial Committee was far from pleased.
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Georgia Rep. Doug Collins Announces U.S. Senate Run

The move by the GOP congressman, which sets up a challenge to a sitting Republican senator, Kelly Loeffler, was blasted by the National Republican Senatorial Committee as selfish.(Image credit: J. Scott Applewhite/AP)
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Head of GOP Senate campaign committee blasts Doug Collins' challenge to Sen. Loeffler as 'selfishness'

"The shortsightedness in this decision is stunning," said National Republican Senatorial Committee director Kevin McLaughlin in a statement.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Facebook Rejects Biden Camp’s Request To Take Down Trump’s False Ad About Ukraine

Facebook told Joe Biden’s campaign this week that the Trump campaign’s ad pushing the debunked conspiracy theory about Biden and Ukraine will not be removed from its platform. In a letter obtained by TPM (and first reported by the New York Times), Facebook Global Politics and Government Outreach Director Katie Harbath explained the social media giant’s decision to the Biden campaign. “Our approach is grounded in Facebook’s fundamental belief in free expression, respect for the democratic proc...
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