Kemp and Abrams stake out health care and Medicaid expansion as wedge issue

Kemp and Abrams stake out health care and Medicaid expansion as wedge issue

This post was originally published on this site Sharp disagreement over whether to expand Medicaid in Georgia – a state with one of the highest uninsured rates in the country – was one of the defining issues in the governor’s race in 2018. Four years later, the long-simmering debate over...

Read more
Takeaways from primaries in Kansas, Michigan, Missouri and Arizona

Takeaways from primaries in Kansas, Michigan, Missouri and Arizona

This post was originally published on this siteA surprise show of support for abortion in Kansas, and election deniers in Arizona have a good night.

Read more
Small donors are bankrolling DeSantis toward 2024: 6 things to know

Small donors are bankrolling DeSantis toward 2024: 6 things to know

This post was originally published on this siteSmall donors are bankrolling DeSantis toward 2024: 6 things to know lead image

Read more
Kansas set to become first state to let voters weigh in on abortion in post-Roe US

Kansas set to become first state to let voters weigh in on abortion in post-Roe US

This post was originally published on this siteKansas on Tuesday will become the first state in the nation to let voters weigh in on abortion since the US Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade.

Read more
Democrats Gamble on Far-Right Republicans in Midterm Primaries

Democrats Gamble on Far-Right Republicans in Midterm Primaries

Democrats and political groups linked to the Democratic Party this midterm campaign season may be “playing with fire”: spending fortunes to fund far-right, even extremist, Republicans in primary races, gambling on assuring victory for the Democratic candidate in the general election. “Are they playing with fire? Sure,” said Lis Smith,...

Read more
Georgia judge upholds decision to keep Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene on ballot

Georgia judge upholds decision to keep Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene on ballot

This post was originally published on this siteA Georgia judge on Monday upheld Republican Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene’s eligibility to run for reelection, handing another defeat to the activist groups that have tried to use the US Constitution’s ban against insurrectionists holding office to disqualify GOP candidates.

Read more
Pence steps up midterm stumping by touting abortion stance, with eye toward 2024

Pence steps up midterm stumping by touting abortion stance, with eye toward 2024

This post was originally published on this siteAfter years as Donald Trump’s sidekick, former Vice President Mike Pence is making more public appearances, often to talk about abortion.

Read more
Pence endorses in Arizona governor’s race, putting him at odds with Trump

Pence endorses in Arizona governor’s race, putting him at odds with Trump

This post was originally published on this siteFormer vice president Mike Pence and former president Donald Trump will both campaign in Arizona on Friday for competing Republican candidates for governor.

Read more
Hershel Walker gets flagged for campaign filing omission as Georgia Senate race heats up

Hershel Walker gets flagged for campaign filing omission as Georgia Senate race heats up

This post was originally published on this site Republican senate candidate Herschel Walker is once again facing scrutiny over a finance disclosure originally filed in December, and a left-leaning political action committee is renewing its call for an investigation. End Citizens United asked the U.S. Department of Justice in April...

Read more