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As election season nears for 2022, the focus will be on local politics as the Republicans, with candidates backed by Donald Trump, try to retake the House and Senate. To learn more about where things are at locally and about the...
Former President Donald Trump said Saturday night that it’s “too early” to tell if he would consider former Vice President Mike Pence to be his running mate if he runs for president in 2024. Trump told Fox News in an interview at the North...
Republicans celebrated Javier Villalobos' narrow win in the mayor's race in McAllen, Texas, on Saturday even though the race is technically nonpartisan. "Javier Villalobos is a proven leader who cares deeply about the people of the Rio Grande Valley. Congratulations on becoming...
The National Journal’s Hotline’s Wake-Up Call RACE FOR THE HOUSE: An internal email exchange revealed that the DCCC (Democrat Congressional Campaign Committee) is discouraging highlighting President Trump in campaign materials for fear of stoking the former president’s base. A press release, which was sent to reporters...
Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush on June 2 declared his candidacy for Texas attorney general, challenging fellow Republican Ken Paxton. Paxton has held the post since 2015 and will be up for re-election in 2022. Bush is the son of former...
Ambitious Republicans are flocking to Steve Bannon’s podcast for the chance to demonstrate loyalty to Trump and audition for the former president's support. Steve Bannon has a new MAGA megaphone, and Republicans eager to shine in a party still tethered...
More than 300 different U.S. government organizations—among them city, county, and town governments, as well as schools—have purchased cameras and surveillance systems from two blacklisted Chinese tech companies since August 2019, according to government contract data. The two companies are Hikvision and Dahua Technology,...
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis hinted that he has much more planned before his political career is done. There has been considerable speculation that should former President Donald Trump not run for president again, DeSantis would be a leading contender in...
Republican Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger confirmed that he will be running for reelection next year. “I still enjoy the job and, yes, I’m running again,” Raffensperger said on Tuesday during a speech before the Rotary Club of Gwinnett County, The Atlanta...
Sarah Stephens is running as GOVERNOR because she believes she is the WOMAN FOR THE JOB who can fight for the FREEDOM of all Californians.
House Republicans on Friday elevated Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-N.Y.) to one of their caucuses’ most powerful positions, two days after they ousted Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) from the same post. The House GOP voted Stefanik, 36, as House Republican Conference Chair...
Texas Rep. Chip Roy is launching a last-minute bid for House GOP conference chair, going up against Rep. Elise Stefanik. Stefanik, N.Y., has the endorsement of former President Trump, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, Calif., and Rep. Steve Scalise, La.,...
"I am not a career politician. I am a tried and tested leader. I believe that the American Dream is alive and well and is worth defending. And, every day I have three great reminders of who we need...
House Republicans voted Wednesday to oust Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) from her House leadership position amid a public spat between her and other House GOP leaders following her increasingly critical comments about former President Donald Trump and the party’s messaging. After she...