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May 22, 2022, 7:26 PM

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
May 22, 2022, 7:26 PM
GOP candidate's security clearance becomes issue in SC
May 22, 2022, 12:43 AM

Kemp and Walker look to victory in Georgia as primaries near

Two Republican frontrunners are hoping to clinch primary victories in Georgia
May 22, 2022, 12:43 AM
Kemp and Walker look to victory in Georgia as primaries near
May 21, 2022, 8:51 PM

GOP primary race for Alabama Senate seat turns bitter

Three are vying for the seat being vacated by retiring Sen. Richard Shelby.
May 21, 2022, 8:51 PM
May 21, 2022, 5:38 PM

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.
May 21, 2022, 5:38 PM
Ginni Thomas' push to overturn election results
May 20, 2022, 8:43 PM

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
May 20, 2022, 8:43 PM
Oz, McCormick prepare for recount in Pa. GOP Senate race
May 16, 2022, 5:30 PM

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.
May 16, 2022, 5:30 PM
After Buffalo shooting, Liz Cheney says House GOP leaders 'enabled white nationalism'
May 15, 2022, 12:09 AM

'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
May 15, 2022, 12:09 AM
'Reprehensible': Oz condemns GOP opponent's tweet on Islam
May 12, 2022, 12:12 AM

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
May 12, 2022, 12:12 AM
Conservative groups go against Trump, Oz in Pa. Senate race
May 11, 2022, 12:22 PM

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.
May 11, 2022, 12:22 PM
GOP donors increasingly split over support for Trump as midterms approach
May 8, 2022, 9:00 PM

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

Adam Laxalt is an avowed conservative who was state attorney general.
May 8, 2022, 9:00 PM
May 7, 2022, 3:24 PM

Some Republicans use false 'pedophilia' claims to attack Democrats, LGBTQ people

Republicans are using dangerous, false 'pedophilia' claims to attack Democrats and LGBTQ people.
May 7, 2022, 3:24 PM
False 'pedophilia' claims take over political arena
May 6, 2022, 10:14 PM

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.
May 6, 2022, 10:14 PM
Judge rules GOP Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene can stay on ballot
May 1, 2022, 7:47 PM

Evidence mounts of GOP involvement in Trump election schemes

It's a connection members of the House Jan. 6 committee are making explicit.
May 1, 2022, 7:47 PM
Evidence mounts of GOP involvement in Trump election schemes
May 1, 2022, 11:05 AM

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.
May 1, 2022, 11:05 AM
GOP strong on crime, boosted by trust in inflation: POLL
May 1, 2022, 3:49 AM

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
May 1, 2022, 3:49 AM
GOP's Quarles announces run for Kentucky governor in 2023
April 30, 2022, 1:34 AM

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.
April 30, 2022, 1:34 AM
Democratic challengers face off in primaries to oust Ohio GOP governor
April 27, 2022, 5:43 PM

McCarthy defends himself to Republicans after leaked Jan. 6 recordings

The House GOP leader received a standing ovation, multiple lawmakers said.
April 27, 2022, 5:43 PM
McCarthy defends himself to Republicans after leaked Jan. 6 recordings
1 month 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.
1 month ago
Kevin McCarthy under fire for post-Jan. 6 audio about GOP lawmakers
1 month 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.
1 month ago
Virginia governor marks 100 days in office
1 month 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.
1 month ago
McCarthy blasting GOP members released in new audio
1 month 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.
1 month ago
Congressman caught bringing loaded gun through airport security
1 month 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
1 month ago
Kemp and Perdue to clash in Georgia GOP governor's debate
1 month ago

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

The Powerhouse Roundtable breaks down the latest news on "This Week."
1 month ago
Trump's big endorsements seem likely to fail in primaries : Chris Christie
1 month 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.
1 month ago
Trump heads to Ohio ahead of crucial primary election
1 month 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."
1 month ago
Ohio Senate race tests former President Trump's influence on GOP
1 month ago

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

Orrin G. Hatch, the longest-serving Republican senator in history, died at 88.
1 month 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.
1 month 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.
1 month ago
Marjorie Taylor Greene appears in court
1 month 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.
1 month ago
Marjorie Taylor Greene becomes 1st Congress member to testify under oath on Jan. 6
1 month 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.
1 month ago
Marjorie Taylor Greene testifies at her reelection hearing
1 month 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.
1 month ago
Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene testifies at hearing to determine reelection run
1 month 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.
1 month ago
Legal challenge to bar GOP Rep. Greene from ballot can continue, judge rules
1 month 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
1 month 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
1 month ago
Josh Mandel runs Ohio GOP Senate campaign 'through churches'
1 month ago

Wisconsin Supreme Court adopts GOP-drawn legislative maps

The Wisconsin Supreme Court has adopted Republican-drawn maps for the state Legislature, after initially approving maps drawn by Democratic Gov. Tony Evers
1 month ago
Wisconsin Supreme Court adopts GOP-drawn legislative maps
1 month ago

Trump backs GOP’s JD Vance in US Senate primary in Ohio

"Hillbilly Elegy” author JD Vance has received Donald Trump’s coveted endorsement in the race for Ohio’s open U.S. Senate seat
1 month ago
Trump backs GOP’s JD Vance in US Senate primary in Ohio
1 month ago

Amid false 2020 claims, GOP states eye voting system upgrade

Election security experts for years have urged states to replace outdated voting machines
1 month ago
Amid false 2020 claims, GOP states eye voting system upgrade
1 month ago

Ohio's GOP governor aims to overcome anger in party base

Ohio’s Republican governor won high marks early in the pandemic.
1 month ago
Ohio's GOP governor aims to overcome anger in party base
1 month ago

Cheney again breaks fundraising record in Wyoming House race

Cheney raised almost $3 million in campaign contributions.
1 month ago
Cheney again breaks fundraising record in Wyoming House race
1 month ago

GOP's energy promises face limits in Pa. governor's race

Republican candidates for Pennsylvania governor are pledging to open up natural gas production, but there are constraints to what a governor can do
1 month ago
GOP's energy promises face limits in Pa. governor's race
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Ohio GOP Senate hopeful: Middle class doesn't pay fair share

Mike Gibbons, a leading Republican Senate candidate from Ohio, said at a media event last fall that middle-class Americans don’t pay “any kind of a fair share” of income taxes
1 month ago
Ohio GOP Senate hopeful: Middle class doesn't pay fair share
2 months ago

GOP Rep. Upton, who voted to impeach Trump, won't run again

He's retiring after 35 years in office.
2 months ago
GOP Rep. Upton, who voted to impeach Trump, won't run again
2 months ago

At DC roast, NH's GOP governor skewers Trump as 'crazy'

GOP Gov. Chris Sununu of New Hampshire said Donald Trump is “crazy” and joked that if the former Republican president was admitted to a mental hospital, he’s not getting out
2 months ago
At DC roast, NH's GOP governor skewers Trump as 'crazy'
2 months ago

Some Republicans publicly criticize Cawthorn after podcast remarks

Congressman Madison Cawthorn responded to backlash he's received after making explosive claims about fellow members of Congress.
2 months ago
Some Republicans publicly criticize Cawthorn after podcast remarks
2 months ago

Congressman under fire for stunning claims made on podcast

North Carolina Rep. Madison Cawthorn, a 26-year-old rising star in the Republican Party, has come under GOP fire after he claimed people in Washington had invited him to sex parties and used cocaine.
2 months ago
Congressman under fire for stunning claims made on podcast
2 months ago

Republicans frustrated with GOP Rep. Madison Cawthorn over unsubstantiated sex, drug claims

Republicans on Capitol Hill appeared frustrated with the weeklong controversy sparked by Rep. Madison Cawthorn.
2 months ago
Controversial comments have Republicans angry at one of their own
2 months ago

Greene sues to stop challenge to her reelection eligibility

U.S. Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene has filed a lawsuit challenging a state law that a group of voters is using to challenge her eligibility to run for reelection
2 months ago
Greene sues to stop challenge to her reelection eligibility
2 months ago

Pence releases policy agenda for Republican Party, paving way for 2024 candidacy

Former Vice President Mike Pence announced Thursday his own multi-pronged policy agenda for the Republican Party.
2 months ago
Pence releases policy agenda for Republican Party, paving way for 2024 candidacy
2 months ago

House Republicans, bullish on midterms, plot return to power

Republicans are exceedingly confident of their chances.
2 months ago
House Republicans, bullish on midterms, plot return to power
2 months ago

GOP Senate candidate accused of abuse by ex-wife

Former Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens called the claims "completely fabricated" and "baseless."
2 months ago
GOP Senate candidate accused of abuse by ex-wife