"The cold, hard truth is Donald Trump led us into a ditch on January 6."
In October 2020, the Claremont Institute released a report that imagined the aftermath of a disputed election. “That’s what makes this much more than just political fantasizing—the key players behind this report were very active in that [war] room,” says Christian Vanderbrouk.
Behind the scenes, some Republicans worry that if Trump runs, he may potentially harm moderate Republican candidates.
One of the nation's highest-profile phony election audits has become endangered by "a big squabble fest" in which right-wing Republicans are accusing one another of wrongdoing, the Detroit News reported Thursday night.
An Arizona GOP lawmaker who has stood up to Donald Trump and his "big lie" says he won't seek re-election in part due to death threats from the former president's supporters.
As COVID-19 swept the country in March 2020, Wisconsin's Democratic Gov. Tony Evers tried to postpone the April 7 presidential primary. But Republican state legislators aligned with President Trump and, denying the severity of COVID-19, sneered, sued, and won in court hours before the polls were to open. That fray left Wisconsin's 1,850 municipal clerks who administer elections, and the Wisconsin Elections Commission, which guides the clerks, frantically scrambling.
Right-wing activist Drew Hernandez on Thursday testified on behalf of the defense of Kenosha shooter Kyle Rittenhouse, and he claimed that he Rittenhouse was trying to deescalate the threat of violence before he fatally shot two Black Lives Matter demonstrators.
On CNN Tuesday, reporter Sara Murray profiled Kristina Karamo — a Trump endorsed candidate for Michigan secretary of state, who has rubbed shoulders with the QAnon movement and promoted Trump's "Big Lie" about the 2020 presidential election.
Republican Senate candidate alleged over the weekend that Michael Flynn, the retired general and former national security adviser, has sought damaging information on elected officials in a number of states, with the apparent goal of blackmailing them into supporting conspiratorial election audits meant to reinforce Donald Trump's false claims that the 2020 election was fraudulent.
Nearly 200 Republican lawmakers from 39 states -- including one who was present at the U.S. Capitol riot and another who's a member of the Oath Keepers -- have signed a letter endorsing false election fraud claims and calling for the reinstatement of Donald Trump.
The comments by House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) come one day after the House censured Gosar for tweeting an anime video that depicted him killing Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) and swinging swords at President Biden.
A Michigan Republican official who helped purge his local elections board once hosted a podcast with a white supremacist.