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October 5, 2022, 11:26 PM

McConnell favors Senate’s version of electoral count | FiveThirtyEight

The podcast crew analyzes why Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is backing the new Electoral Count Reform Act.
October 5, 2022, 11:26 PM
McConnell favors Senate’s version of electoral count | FiveThirtyEight
October 5, 2022, 5:02 PM

What to know about Herschel Walker's son Christian, who went viral for denouncing his dad

Christian Walker, 23, is the only child of Herschel Walker and Cindy DeAngelis Grossman, Herschel Walker's first wife; Christian became an Instagram and TikTok influencer
October 5, 2022, 5:02 PM
What to know about Herschel Walker's son, who went viral for denouncing his dad
October 4, 2022, 7:50 PM

Christian Walker says father Herschel Walker's campaign 'has been a lie'

The younger Walker on Tuesday morning posted monologues on Twitter accusing his father of lying throughout his campaign.
October 4, 2022, 7:50 PM
Herschel Walker's son says dad's campaign 'has been a lie'
October 4, 2022, 11:46 AM

Georgia GOP Senate candidate denies paying for girlfriend’s abortion

Herschel Walker denied a report by The Daily Beast, which alleged the pro-life candidate encouraged his then-girlfriend to get the procedure in 2009 and then reimbursed her for the costs.
October 4, 2022, 11:46 AM
Georgia GOP Senate candidate denies paying for girlfriend’s abortion
September 30, 2022, 12:35 AM

GOP states sue Biden administration over student loan plan

Six Republican-led states are suing the Biden administration to try and halt its plan to forgive student loan debt for millions of Americans
September 30, 2022, 12:35 AM
September 29, 2022, 5:23 PM

Nevada Republicans see a midterm opportunity in the longtime swing state

Nevada is set to play an outsized role in this year's midterm elections, including for races for Senate and governor
September 29, 2022, 5:23 PM
Nevada Republicans see a midterm opportunity in the longtime swing state
September 26, 2022, 3:02 PM

Cheney says she'll campaign against Lake and Mastriano because of their election denials

Rep. Liz Cheney said she would campaign against Kari Lake and Doug Mastriano in Arizona and Pennsylvania, both of whom are election deniers
September 26, 2022, 3:02 PM
Cheney says she'll campaign against Lake, Mastriano because of their election denials
September 25, 2022, 3:32 PM

Ohio Republican candidate denies misrepresenting military service

The Air Force told ABC News there is no way for them to verify whether or not J.R. Majewski served in Afghanistan during his deployment in Qatar.
September 25, 2022, 3:32 PM
Ohio GOP candidate maintains he served in military
September 23, 2022, 11:04 PM

Midterms: Is the GOP a big enough tent for anti-Trump candidates?

ABC News congressional correspondent Rachel Scott breaks down the state of the GOP – and whether "non-Trumpist" voices can survive in today's Republican Party.
September 23, 2022, 11:04 PM
Midterms: Is the GOP a big enough tent for anti-Trump candidates?
September 23, 2022, 11:04 PM

Kevin McCarthy announces House GOP plan ahead of midterms

ABC News' Brittany Shepherd breaks down House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy's GOP agenda and the White House's response before the midterm elections heat up.
September 23, 2022, 11:04 PM
Kevin McCarthy announces House GOP plan ahead of midterms
September 23, 2022, 8:19 PM

McCarthy rolls out House GOP 'Commitment to America' ahead of midterms

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., rolled out an agenda he says the House GOP would follow if it flips the House this November.
September 23, 2022, 8:19 PM
McCarthy rolls out House GOP 'Commitment to America' ahead of midterms
September 23, 2022, 5:41 PM

Republicans hammer crime in key Wisconsin races; Democrats say they want to distract from abortion

Republicans are going on the attack in Wisconsin as they press what they see as an advantage on the issue of crime and law enforcement in the Senate and governor's race
September 23, 2022, 5:41 PM
GOP hammers crime in Wisconsin races; Dems say they want to distract from abortion
September 21, 2022, 5:27 PM

GOP lawmakers seek to codify Trump's Iran sanctions amid ongoing nuclear talks

A bill from Republican lawmakers would prevent the Biden administration from lifting key sanctions on Iran over the country's alleged support of efforts to kill Americans
September 21, 2022, 5:27 PM
Congressional GOP previews how they'll try to limit Biden if they retake power
September 19, 2022, 6:19 PM

GOP's election-year standing with independents at risk

Some independent voters have drifted back to moving toward Democrats.
September 19, 2022, 6:19 PM
September 15, 2022, 2:29 AM

Republicans suggest John Fetterman is too sick to serve. Neurologists call attacks uninformed

Republicans suggest John Fetterman is too sick to serve. Neurologists call attacks uninformed
September 15, 2022, 2:29 AM
Republicans say Fetterman is too sick to serve. Neurologists call attacks uninformed
September 14, 2022, 8:34 PM

Don Bolduc projected to win New Hampshire GOP Senate primary

ABC News reports that retired Army Brig Gen. Don Bolduc is projected to win the Republican nomination in New Hampshire's Senate race
September 14, 2022, 8:34 PM
Don Bolduc projected to win New Hampshire GOP Senate primary
September 12, 2022, 8:44 PM

GOP throws up last-minute roadblocks to hard-line Senate candidate in New Hampshire

Republicans are cobbling together an 11th-hour effort to blunt the rise of a controversial candidate in New Hampshire's GOP Senate primary Tuesday.
September 12, 2022, 8:44 PM
GOP throws up last-minute roadblocks to hard-line Senate candidate
September 10, 2022, 9:31 PM

GOP nominee for Kansas governor tries to flip abortion issue

He's trying to make the Democrat's support for abortion rights a liability.
September 10, 2022, 9:31 PM
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GOP gives thumbs down to Biden's $47B emergency request

President Joe Biden’s request for $47 billion in emergency funding is getting a thumbs down from Republicans in Congress
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Trump calls Biden 'enemy of the state' during 1st rally since Mar-a-Lago search

Donald Trump's Pennsylvania rally follows President Joe Biden's back-to-back visits to the battleground state, during which he railed against "MAGA Republicans."
1 month ago
Trump calls Biden 'enemy of the state' during 1st rally since Mar-a-Lago search
1 month ago

'I wouldn't personally' take classified docs from White House: Rep. Michael McCaul

ABC News’ Martha Raddatz interviews Rep. Michael McCaul, R-Texas, on "This Week."
1 month ago
'I wouldn't personally' take classified docs from White House: Rep. Michael McCaul
1 month ago

Trump moves to general election mode with Pennsylvania rally

It's Donald Trump's first rally of the general election season, a Saturday night event in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, with Republican candidates in the pivotal state
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Wisconsin GOP candidate calls for 'pitchforks and torches'

The Republican candidate for governor in Wisconsin endorsed by Donald Trump is calling for people to take up “pitchforks and torches” in reaction to a story that detailed his giving to anti-abortion groups and others
1 month ago
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What can the not-Trump Republicans accomplish?

The anti-Trump wing of the Republican Party, including Liz Cheney, is taking stock of its power and gauging what success looks like
1 month ago
What can the not-Trump Republicans accomplish?
1 month ago

Biden calls out 'MAGA Republicans' on Jan. 6, attacking FBI over Mar-a-Lago search

"For God's sake, whose side are you on?" Biden said as he criticized Republicans for their response to the Mar-a-Lago search and Jan. 6.
1 month ago
Biden calls out 'MAGA Republicans' on Jan. 6, attacking FBI over Mar-a-Lago search
1 month ago

Trump 'should have turned the documents over': GOP Sen. Roy Blunt

George Stephanopoulos interviews Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo., on "This Week."
1 month ago
Trump 'should have turned the documents over': GOP Sen. Roy Blunt
1 month ago

Some Republicans demand answers, transparency from DOJ

Top intelligence officials will assess risks from Mar-a-Lago investigation, with one Republicans saying former President Trump "did not take the national security of the United States to heart."
1 month ago
Some Republicans demand answers, transparency from DOJ
1 month ago

Sanders pushes back on 'Republicans squawking' over Biden's student loan forgiveness plan

Sen. Bernie Sanders on Sunday pushed back on Republicans who called President Joe Biden’s student loan forgiveness plan as unfair
1 month ago
Sanders pushes back on 'Republicans squawking' over Biden's student loan forgiveness
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McConnell to host GOP Senate candidates Walker, Oz after 'candidate quality' comments

Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell will host GOP Senate candidates Herschel Walker and Dr. Mehmet Oz amid backlash over his "candidate quality" comment.
1 month ago
McConnell to host GOP Senate candidates Walker, Oz after 'candidate quality' comments
1 month ago

Pair pleads guilty to stealing Ashley Biden's diary, selling it to Project Veritas

Two Florida residents pleaded guilty to stealing the diary of Ashley Biden, President Joe Biden's daughter, and selling it to right-wing activist group Project Veritas.
1 month ago
Duo stole Ashley Biden's diary, attempted to sell to Trump campaign: DOJ
1 month ago

Biden's student loan move shaped by intense political pressure, barrage of GOP criticism

President Joe Biden's student loan move has been shaped by intense political pressure and a barrage of GOP criticism.
1 month ago
Biden's student loan move shaped by intense political pressure, barrage of criticism
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Republicans vow to investigate Fauci after he steps down in December

Top Republicans in Congress are vowing to investigate Dr. Anthony Fauci if they retake the majority in the upcoming midterm elections.
1 month ago
Republicans vow to investigate Fauci after he steps down in December
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Trump revives spat with McConnell over Senate leader mentioning 'candidate quality'

Donald Trump and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell have again publicly split -- this time over the GOP's chances of retaking Congress in November
1 month ago
Trump revives spat with McConnell over Senate leader mentioning 'candidate quality'
1 month ago

Large war chests didn't keep pro-impeachment Republicans from losing to Trump-backed challengers

Of the six pro-impeachment House Republicans running for reelection, four lost their primaries to Trump-backed challengers -- despite outspending them in their campaigns.
1 month ago
Pro-impeachment Republicans lost to Trump-backed challengers despite large war chests
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Cheney's 'conservatism is getting overshadowed' by criticism of Trump: Jane Coaston

The Powerhouse Roundtable breaks down the latest news on "This Week."
1 month ago
Cheney's 'conservatism is getting overshadowed' by criticism of Trump: Jane Coaston
1 month ago

Inside Liz Cheney's primary defeat

ABC News' Jonathan Karl discusses his exclusive interview on "This Week" with Liz Cheney about her future plans and the FBI’s search of former President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate.
1 month ago
Inside Liz Cheney's primary defeat
1 month ago

Sen. Graham testimony in Georgia election probe put on hold

U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham’s obligation to testify before a special grand jury that’s investigating whether then-President Donald Trump and his allies broke any laws as they sought to overturn his 2020 election loss in Georgia is temporarily on hold
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Liz Cheney on stopping Trump, Pence testifying on Jan. 6: 'This Week' exclusive

GOP Rep. Liz Cheney told ABC News’ Jonathan Karl that she has no regrets about her political career including her primary election loss in Wyoming on Tuesday.
1 month ago
Liz Cheney on stopping Trump, Pence testifying on Jan. 6: 'This Week' exclusive
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Liz Cheney to ABC News on Pence testifying: 'I would hope that he will do that'

Liz Cheney said she hopes former Vice President Mike Pence testifies before the Jan. 6 select committee in the near future and that conversations are still ongoing.
1 month ago
Liz Cheney to ABC News on Pence testifying: 'I would hope that he will do that'
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Mike Pence campaigns for Republican candidates in Iowa, fueling 2024 speculation

Pence discussed the FBI search at former President Donald Trump's home and whether he'd testify before the Jan. 6 committee.
1 month ago
Pence talks 2024 plans while campaigning for GOP candidates
2 months ago

Mike Pence campaigns in Iowa for GOP candidates

Former Vice President Mike Pence spent Friday at the Iowa State Fair with Sen. Chuck Grassley and other Republican leaders.
2 months ago
Mike Pence campaigns in Iowa for GOP candidates
2 months ago

Liz Cheney reflects on political future after primary loss

ABC News' Jonathan Karl sits down with Rep. Liz Cheney on "This Week," who says she now is laser-focused on keeping former President Donald Trump out of the White House.
2 months ago
Liz Cheney reflects on political future after primary loss
2 months ago

Treasury Department rejects GOP claims on new IRS agents

The federal agency plans to spend the money on customer service, updating technologies dating back to the 1970s and hiring a number of employees to replace retirees.
2 months ago
Treasury Department rejects GOP claims on new IRS agents
2 months ago

What Liz Cheney might do next | FiveThirtyEight Politics Podcast

The podcast crew discusses what Rep. Liz Cheney might do next with her message and what an independent bid for president might entail.
2 months ago
What Liz Cheney might do next | FiveThirtyEight Politics Podcast
2 months ago

Mike Pence tells Republicans to stop attacking the FBI after Mar-a-Lago raid

"The Republican Party is the party of law and order," Pence said at a political event in New Hampshire.
2 months ago
Mike Pence tells Republicans to stop attacking the FBI after Mar-a-Lago raid
2 months ago

Voters just booted Liz Cheney from office -- could she run for president as a Republican? (Analysis)

Liz Cheney lost her primary in Wyoming and hasn't ruled out a run for president in 2024, but who among Republicans would support her?
2 months ago
Voters just rejected Cheney -- could she run for president as a Republican?
2 months ago

Liz Cheney teases presidential run, will form anti-Trump effort

Cheney said she'll be making a decision on whether to run for president in the coming months.
2 months ago
Liz Cheney to form an anti-Trump group as she mulls her own presidential bid
2 months ago

Trump-backed election denier wins GOP nod to be Wyoming secretary of state

Rep. Chuck Gray is projected to win the Republican nomination for Wyoming secretary of state, ABC News reports
2 months ago
Trump-backed election denier wins GOP nod to be Wyoming secretary of state
2 months ago

Rep. Cheney says she is thinking of running for president amid her primary loss

Congresswomen Liz Cheney conceded to Harriet Hageman, who was endorsed by former President Donald Trump.
2 months ago
Rep. Cheney says she is thinking of running for president amid her primary loss
2 months ago

Liz Cheney loses primary to Trump-backed opponent

The Republican congresswoman is projected to have lost her primary on Tuesday to Donald Trump-backed Harriet Hageman, ABC News reports.
2 months ago
Liz Cheney loses primary to Trump-backed opponent