Arizona GOP primary tests power of Trump’s election lies

Arizona GOP primary tests power of Trump's election lies

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Republicans were deciding Tuesday between a well-known former news anchor and a development attorney in the race for governor of a crucial battleground state. Former President Donald Trump backed Kari Lake, who walked away from her nearly three-decade career in television news and embraced his lies about the 2020 election. She … Read more

Jan. 6 probe: Trump did ‘everything’ to overturn election

Jan.  6 probe: Trump did 'everything' to overturn election

WASHINGTON (AP) — Chairman Bennie Thompson opened Thursday’s prime-time hearing of the Jan. 6 committees saying Donald Trump as president did “everything in his power to overturn the election” he lost to Joe Biden, including before and during the deadly Capitol attack. “He lied, he bullied, he betrayed his oath,” charged Thompson, D-Miss. After months … Read more

Jan. 6 panel probes Trump’s 187 minutes as Capitol attacked

Jan. 6 panel probes Trump's 187 minutes as Capitol attacked

WASHINGTON (AP) — The HouseJan. 6 committees will hold its final hearing of the summer the way the series began — vividly making the case that Donald Trump’s lies about a stolen election fueled the grisly US Capitol attack, which he did nothing to stop but instead “gleefully” watched on television at the White House. … Read more

Dan Cox, backed by Trump, wins Maryland GOP governor primary

Dan Cox, backed by Trump, wins Maryland GOP governor primary

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Dan Cox, a far-right state legislator endorsed by former President Donald Trump, won the Republican primary for Maryland governor on Tuesday, defeating a moderate rival backed by outgoing Gov. Larry Hogan. Despite being a win for Trump, Cox’s victory over former Hogan Cabinet member Kelly Schulz could be a blow to … Read more

Georgia fake voters may face charges in election probe

Georgia fake voters may face charges in election probe

ATLANTA (AP) — The Georgia prosecutor who’s investigating whether former President Donald Trump and others illegally interfered in the 2020 general election in the state has informed 16 Republicans who served as fake electors that they could face criminal charges. They all signed a certificate declaring falsely that then-President Trump had won the 2020 presidential … Read more