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Thiel Super PAC Goes Negative on TV As Arizona GOP Primary Gets Messier

Though highs in Phoenix finally dipped below 100°F this week, Arizona’s GOP U.S. Senate primary is aggressively heating up, as Peter Thiel’s super PAC goes negative on TV against Mark Brnovich. Thiel, a tech billionaire and Facebook board member, has dropped at least $10 million into the Saving Arizona PAC, which today launched a TV ad […]

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More Nevada Workers Pressure Adam Laxalt on Infrastructure Opposition

Nevada workers are continuing to criticize Republican Senate candidate Adam Laxalt on his opposition to the bipartisan infrastructure deal.  KLAS-TV highlights that members of the Culinary Workers Union and “elected leaders in the Latino community [on Tuesday] hit Laxalt on his stance against the bipartisan infrastructure bill.” Nevada workers have criticized Laxalt’s opposition to the infrastructure […]

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Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley Questions Mask Science

Wisconsin U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson isn’t the only 2022 incumbent who’s casting doubt on proven methods to end the pandemic: During a Tuesday event, Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley told voters he questions “whether science has proven that masks help mitigate the spread of COVID-19.” Over the past two weeks, COVID hospitalization rates in Iowa have jumped […]

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House Democrats Vote To Advance Infrastructure Investments

Nearly every 2022 GOP Senate candidate opposes the bipartisan infrastructure deal U.S. House Democrats today voted to advance consideration of historic investments in infrastructure, jobs, families, and communities across the country. The vote comes after Democrats in the Senate earlier this month passed President Biden’s broadly-popular bipartisan infrastructure deal, which will invest billions into […]

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Herschel Walker Senate Run Guarantees Georgia GOP Primary Chaos

Mitch McConnell and national Republicans tried and failed to prevent Walker’s candidacy Despite Mitch McConnell and his cohort’s best efforts to stop him from running, Herschel Walker today filed to run for U.S. Senate in Georgia’s already crowded and contentious GOP Senate primary. “Mitch McConnell spent months trying to keep Herschel Walker from […]