After a tough election night, 'a wakeup call' for the Texas GOP’s hard right


by Raw Story

Raw Story— In the run-up to Election Day, an influential Tea Party group seemed skeptical that a blue wave would wash over the state. But after the votes were tallied Tuesday, the NE Tarrant Tea Party found that some of its favored candidates had nearly been swept away. “Slaughtered … slaughtered … lost … lost … barely held on, but at least they won,” the group’s president, Julie McCarty, wrote to supporters Wednesday, ticking down a list …

miamiherald—Texas GOP’s final pitch: Voter fraud could steal elections. Top Texas Republicans are now telling supporters that widespread fraudulent voting — an issue their base cares deeply about but officials have long been unable to prove — could tip … Click to Continue

thenewstribune—Texas GOP’s final pitch: Voter fraud could steal elections. Top Texas Republicans are now telling supporters that widespread fraudulent voting — an issue their base cares deeply about but officials have long been unable to prove — could tip … Click to Continue

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