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June 26, 2022, 7:37 PM

Tie in Alabama GOP race means winner to be selected by lot

Alabama's Republican Party declared a tie in the primary race for Senate.
June 26, 2022, 7:37 PM
Tie in Alabama GOP race means winner to be selected by lot
June 25, 2022, 6:43 PM

'Mitt Romney Republican' is now a potent GOP primary attack

Romney isn’t up for reelection, but his name is surfacing throughout the nation.
June 25, 2022, 6:43 PM
June 23, 2022, 4:32 PM

Missouri Republicans sound the alarm on a scandal-plagued, resurgent Eric Greitens: 'Damaged goods'

Interviews with current and former Republican Party leaders in Missouri, where voting in the Senate primary has begun, revealed a broad distaste for Eric Greitens
June 23, 2022, 4:32 PM
Republicans sound alarm on scandal-plagued, resurgent Eric Greitens: 'Damaged goods'
June 22, 2022, 4:46 AM

Nominating Trump again would 'lead to chaos': Georgia lieutenant governor

ABC News’ Linsey Davis spoke with Georgia Lt. Gov. Geoff Duncan about the fourth day of hearings of the Jan. 6 committee on the pressure campaign states faced from former President Donald Trump.
June 22, 2022, 4:46 AM
Nominating Trump again would 'lead to chaos': Georgia lieutenant governor
June 22, 2022, 3:36 AM

GOP officials who resisted Trump ‘deserve credit’: Democratic congressman

ABC News’ Linsey Davis spoke with Democratic Rep. Mike Quigley of Illinois about the latest Jan. 6 committee hearing on the pressure campaign states faced from former President Donald Trump.
June 22, 2022, 3:36 AM
GOP officials who resisted Trump ‘deserve credit’: Democratic congressman
June 20, 2022, 10:52 AM

Texas GOP 'rebukes' Republicans working on gun deal, declares opposition to gay and trans people

The Texas Republican Party issued a formal rebuke of multiple GOP senators supporting a bipartisan gun deal, including Sen. John Cornyn
June 20, 2022, 10:52 AM
Texas GOP 'rebukes' Republicans in gun deal, declares opposition to LGBTQ people
June 19, 2022, 2:00 PM

GOP hopes to carry Virginia success into US House races

The GOP swept Virginia’s 2021 statewide elections.
June 19, 2022, 2:00 PM
GOP hopes to carry Virginia success into US House races
June 19, 2022, 11:56 AM

Ex-Pence aide gets GOP nod to run for secretary of state

Indiana Secretary of State Holli Sullivan didn't get the party’s nomination.
June 19, 2022, 11:56 AM
June 15, 2022, 9:29 PM

ND governor targets fellow Republicans to mixed results

North Dakota Republican Gov. Doug Burgum’s expensive effort to influence the GOP primary and reshape the Legislature with more people who support his spending and policy goals was a mixed bag
June 15, 2022, 9:29 PM
ND governor targets fellow Republicans to mixed results
June 15, 2022, 10:53 AM

GOP commission refuses to certify New Mexico primary vote

The commission refused because of distrust of Dominion vote-tallying machines.
June 15, 2022, 10:53 AM
June 12, 2022, 5:06 PM

Sarah Palin advances -- over Santa Claus -- in crowded primary for Alaska House seat

The Alaska House special primary results show Sarah Palin advances to the general election, in August, along with Nick Begich and Al Gross
June 12, 2022, 5:06 PM
Sarah Palin advances -- over Santa Claus -- in crowded primary for Alaska House seat
June 9, 2022, 7:48 PM

Michigan GOP gubernatorial candidate Ryan Kelley charged for participation in Jan. 6 Capitol riot

Ryan Kelley, a Republican candidate in the Michigan gubernatorial primary, was arrested at his home for being involved in the Jan. 6 Capitol riot
June 9, 2022, 7:48 PM
GOP gubernatorial candidate charged for participation in Jan. 6 Capitol riot
1 month ago

Christian nationalism on the rise in some GOP campaigns

A movement known as Christian nationalism is making its presence known in many Republican primary races this year
1 month ago
Christian nationalism on the rise in some GOP campaigns
1 month ago

Recount cranks up in Pennsylvania's GOP primary for Senate

Just 910 votes separate the two leading candidates in Pennsylvania’s Republican primary for U.S. Senate
1 month ago
Recount cranks up in Pennsylvania's GOP primary for Senate
1 month ago

Oz, McCormick race heads into recount in Pa. Senate primary

The winner will face Democratic Lt. Gov. John Fetterman.
1 month ago
Oz, McCormick race heads toward recount in Pa Senate primary
1 month ago

US Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene wins GOP primary in Georgia

U.S. Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene has defeated five Republican challengers in a Georgia primary that tested conservative voters’ tolerance of her divisive politics
1 month ago
US Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene wins GOP primary in Georgia
1 month ago

GOP candidate's security clearance becomes issue in SC

Republican Katie Arrington’s suspended security clearance is becoming an issue in her primary campaign against incumbent South Carolina Rep. Nancy Mace
1 month ago
GOP candidate's security clearance becomes issue in SC
1 month ago

Kemp and Walker look to victory in Georgia as primaries near

Two Republican frontrunners are hoping to clinch primary victories in Georgia
1 month ago
Kemp and Walker look to victory in Georgia as primaries near
1 month ago

GOP primary race for Alabama Senate seat turns bitter

Three are vying for the seat being vacated by retiring Sen. Richard Shelby.
1 month ago
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Ginni Thomas' push to overturn election results

The wife of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas urged two Arizona lawmakers to help reverse President Joe Biden's electoral victory in the state, according to emails reviewed by ABC News.
1 month ago
Ginni Thomas' push to overturn election results
1 month ago

Oz, McCormick prepare for recount in Pa. GOP Senate race

Celebrity heart surgeon Dr. Mehmet Oz and former hedge fund CEO David McCormick have begun staffing up their campaigns with recount specialists as vote counting entered a fourth day in Pennsylvania’s Republican primary for an open U.S. Senate seat
1 month ago
Oz, McCormick prepare for recount in Pa. GOP Senate race
1 month ago

In wake of Buffalo shooting, Liz Cheney says House GOP leaders 'enabled white nationalism'

Rep. Liz Cheney criticized fellow GOP lawmakers in the wake of the Buffalo shooting for having "enabled white nationalism," she said in a tweet Monday.
1 month ago
After Buffalo shooting, Liz Cheney says House GOP leaders 'enabled white nationalism'
1 month ago

'Reprehensible': Oz condemns GOP opponent's tweet on Islam

Republican Senate hopeful Mehmet Oz is stepping up his criticism of a far-right candidate in Pennsylvania who is gaining traction ahead of Tuesday’s primary election
1 month ago
'Reprehensible': Oz condemns GOP opponent's tweet on Islam
2 months ago

Conservative groups go against Trump, Oz in Pa. Senate race

Several prominent conservative groups are lining up behind Pennsylvania Republican Senate candidate Kathy Barnette as an alternative to Mehmet Oz, the celebrity heart surgeon endorsed by former President Donald Trump
2 months ago
Conservative groups go against Trump, Oz in Pa. Senate race
2 months ago

GOP donors increasingly split over support for Trump as midterms approach

As the 2022 midterms near, GOP donors are spending millions of dollars to oppose Trump-backed candidates, suggesting a deepening rift within the Republican Party.
2 months ago
GOP donors increasingly split over support for Trump as midterms approach
2 months ago

GOP pins hopes on Nevada's Laxalt to help win Senate control

Adam Laxalt is an avowed conservative who was state attorney general.
2 months ago
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Some Republicans use false 'pedophilia' claims to attack Democrats, LGBTQ people

Republicans are using dangerous, false 'pedophilia' claims to attack Democrats and LGBTQ people.
2 months ago
False 'pedophilia' claims take over political arena
2 months ago

Judge rules GOP Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene can stay on ballot

A judge in Georgia on Friday found that GOP Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene can stay on the ballot following a challenge to her reelection candidacy.
2 months ago
Judge rules GOP Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene can stay on ballot
2 months ago

Evidence mounts of GOP involvement in Trump election schemes

It's a connection members of the House Jan. 6 committee are making explicit.
2 months ago
Evidence mounts of GOP involvement in Trump election schemes
2 months ago

GOP strong on crime, boosted by trust in inflation: POLL

A new ABC News/Washington Post poll about support for the GOP in areas of crime and inflation.
2 months ago
GOP strong on crime, boosted by trust in inflation: POLL
2 months ago

GOP's Quarles announces run for Kentucky governor in 2023

Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles has announced that he'll enter the 2023 governor’s race
2 months ago
GOP's Quarles announces run for Kentucky governor in 2023
2 months ago

Democratic challengers face off in primaries to oust Ohio GOP governor

Former Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley is hoping to defeat incumbent Republican Mike DeWine in the race for governor.
2 months ago
Democratic challengers face off in primaries to oust Ohio GOP governor
2 months ago

McCarthy defends himself to Republicans after leaked Jan. 6 recordings

The House GOP leader received a standing ovation, multiple lawmakers said.
2 months ago
McCarthy defends himself to Republicans after leaked Jan. 6 recordings
2 months ago

Kevin McCarthy under fire for post-Jan. 6 audio about GOP lawmakers

The House minority leader is facing blowback from fellow Republicans for saying that some of his GOP colleagues incited violence around the Jan. 6 Capitol attack.
2 months ago
Kevin McCarthy under fire for post-Jan. 6 audio about GOP lawmakers
2 months ago

Virginia governor marks 100 days in office

Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin looks back on his first 100 days in office and discusses a possible gas tax holiday in the commonwealth.
2 months ago
Virginia governor marks 100 days in office
2 months ago

McCarthy blasting GOP members released in new audio

The House Minority leader said he was worried that some GOP lawmakers put "people in jeopardy" after the Jan. 6 riots, according to newly released audio.
2 months ago
McCarthy blasting GOP members released in new audio
2 months ago

Rep. Madison Cawthorn caught bringing loaded gun through airport security

Madison Cawthorn, a Republican congressman from North Carolina, was caught trying to go through security with a loaded gun at Charlotte Douglas International Airport.
2 months ago
Congressman caught bringing loaded gun through airport security
2 months ago

Georgia's Kemp and Perdue clash over elections in debate

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp and top Republican challenger David Perdue are bickering over who was to blame for 2020 and 2021 Republican election losses in their first of three debates Sunday
2 months ago
Kemp and Perdue to clash in Georgia GOP governor's debate
2 months ago

Trump's big endorsements seem likely to fail in primaries : Chris Christie

The Powerhouse Roundtable breaks down the latest news on "This Week."
2 months ago
Trump's big endorsements seem likely to fail in primaries : Chris Christie
2 months ago

Trump heads to Ohio ahead of crucial primary election

Former President Donald Trump is throwing his support behind J.D. Vance, a critical test of his influence on the GOP.
2 months ago
Trump heads to Ohio ahead of crucial primary election
2 months ago

Ohio Senate race tests former President Trump's influence on GOP

ABC News Congressional Correspondent Rachel Scott reports on the Ohio Senate race on "This Week."
2 months ago
Ohio Senate race tests former President Trump's influence on GOP
2 months ago

Long-serving Utah Sen. Orrin Hatch dies at age 88

Orrin G. Hatch, the longest-serving Republican senator in history, died at 88.
2 months ago
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McCarthy's push to ascend to House speaker relies on Trump

His understood the magnetic pull of Trump’s grievance-laden populism.
2 months ago
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Marjorie Taylor Greene appears in court

Greene testified as some Georgia voters seek to disqualify her from running for reelection to Congress.
2 months ago
Marjorie Taylor Greene appears in court
2 months ago

Marjorie Taylor Greene becomes 1st Congress member to testify under oath on Jan. 6

In an occasionally surreal hearing in Georgia, attorneys questioned Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Ga., about the Jan. 6 insurrection amid a bid by voters to bar her from seeking reelection.
2 months ago
Marjorie Taylor Greene becomes 1st Congress member to testify under oath on Jan. 6
2 months ago

Marjorie Taylor Greene testifies at her reelection hearing

Rep. Greene testified in court after a group of voters claimed she is ineligible for reelection for engaging in the Jan. 6 insurrection.
2 months ago
Marjorie Taylor Greene testifies at her reelection hearing
2 months ago

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene testifies at hearing to determine reelection run

A group of voters claim the Georgia lawmaker is ineligible for reelection following her role in the Jan. 6 insurrection.
2 months ago
Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene testifies at hearing to determine reelection run
2 months ago

Legal challenge to bar GOP Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene from ballot can continue, judge rules

A judge has ruled a challenge seeking to bar GOP Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene from running for reelection can go forward.
2 months ago
Legal challenge to bar GOP Rep. Greene from ballot can continue, judge rules
2 months ago

Trump-backed hopeful, 2 others booted off Tenn. GOP ballot

Tennessee Republican officials have removed three congressional hopefuls from the GOP primary ballot, including one candidate backed by former President Donald Trump
2 months ago
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Josh Mandel runs Ohio GOP Senate campaign 'through churches'

Ohio Republican Senate candidate Josh Mandel makes no secret of his Jewish religion
2 months ago
Josh Mandel runs Ohio GOP Senate campaign 'through churches'