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November 25, 2020, 11:10 AM

GOP has to 'get back to policies and ideas': Rep. Denver Riggleman

The Republican Party has to move back toward "policies and ideas" and away from conspiracy theories like those about the election, outgoing Rep. Denver Riggleman said.
November 25, 2020, 11:10 AM
GOP has to 'get back to policies and ideas': Rep. Denver Riggleman
November 23, 2020, 4:51 PM

Ohio governor sees growing criticism from fellow Republicans

A Trump warning came after DeWine said it was time to realize Biden won.
November 23, 2020, 4:51 PM
November 13, 2020, 9:00 PM

The Latest: Aide says Biden will appoint 'COVID coordinator'

Incoming White House chief of staff Ron Klain says President-elect Joe Biden will appoint a “COVID coordinator” who will lead the administration’s pandemic response
November 13, 2020, 9:00 PM
Aide says Biden will appoint 'COVID coordinator'
November 10, 2020, 4:25 PM

GOP unveils $1.4T spending bill amid post-election turmoil

Republicans controlling the Senate have unveiled a government-wide, $1.4 trillion spending bill
November 10, 2020, 4:25 PM
1 month ago

Texas' factory of conservative legislation may be at risk

Texas' turn to a battleground shows in the fight for control of the state House.
1 month ago
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Wisconsin GOP says hackers stole $2.3 million intended for Trump reelection effort

Hackers stole $2.3 million from the Wisconsin Republican Party intended for President Trump's reelection effort, state party officials confirmed to ABC News Thursday.
1 month ago
Wisconsin GOP says hackers stole $2.3 million intended for Trump reelection effort
1 month ago

Surgery successful for GOP US Senate candidate Jason Lewis

The campaign of Republican U.S. Senate candidate Jason Lewis of Minnesota says his emergency surgery for a severe internal hernia was a success
1 month ago
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Ex- GOP lawmaker charged with assaulting poll worker

A former GOP lawmaker has been charged with allegedly assaulting an elections official at an early voting site in Wake County, North Carolina
1 month ago
2 months ago

Former Republican fundraiser Elliott Broidy charged over foreign lobbying

Elliott Broidy was also a one-time client of Michael Cohen.
2 months ago
Former Republican fundraiser charged over foreign lobbying
2 months ago

Florida Republican cooperating with campaign finance probe

The Justice Department is investigating a former Florida congresswoman accused of illegally spending at least $50,000 in campaign donations on vacations and luxury hotel bills
2 months ago
2 months ago

Republicans unveil agenda aimed at winning back the House in November

House Republicans on Tuesday unveiled their election-year agenda, a platform lawmakers hope will help Republicans win back the House.
2 months ago
Republicans unveil agenda aimed at winning back the House in November
2 months ago

House GOP unveils tax cuts, police funds in election agenda

House Minority leader Kevin McCarthy has rolled out Republicans’ priorities of tax breaks and police funding for 2021
2 months ago
3 months ago

GOP members of Congress show little concern over Trump book revelations on coronavirus response

As of Thursday morning, most GOP members of Congress had yet to criticize President Donald Trump over revelations in Bob Woodward's new book, "Rage."
3 months ago
Republicans show little concern over Trump book revelations on coronavirus response
3 months ago

Long Beach Mayor reveals why he left the Republican Party

Mayor Robert Garcia cited his lack of political knowledge as a young adult.
3 months ago
Long Beach Mayor reveals why he left the Republican Party
3 months ago

McConnell challenges McGrath to socially distanced debate

Republican Mitch McConnell has laid down a debate challenge to his Democratic opponent in Kentucky's U.S. Senate race
3 months ago
3 months ago

Far-right provocateur vs. Florida congresswoman in November

A far-right Republican candidate banned from social media sites because of her racist and anti-Muslim speech is challenging a longtime Democratic congresswoman in Florida this fall
3 months ago
Controversial far-right candidate banned from social media wins GOP primary
3 months ago

Missouri judge finds GOP redistricting measure misleading

A Missouri judge has ruled that the state's Republican-led Legislature illegally tried to mislead voters into repealing anti-gerrymandering reforms they adopted two years ago
3 months ago
3 months ago

'I don't know if I will ever vote Republican again': Former Trump voter

Mary Bruce takes a closer look into the swing state of Wisconsin ahead of the 2020 election on "This Week."
3 months ago
'I don't know if I will ever vote Republican again': Former Trump voter
3 months ago

QAnon-supporting candidate unrepentant despite GOP criticism

A Georgia congressional candidate once criticized by fellow Republicans for embracing far-right QAnon conspiracy theories and making racist statements in online videos is being congratulated now that she's won the GOP nomination
3 months ago
4 months ago

Trump-backed Bill Hagerty wins contentious Tennessee Senate primary

Bill Hagerty, a former American diplomat who was endorsed by President Donald Trump, pulled off a win on Thursday night in a contentious Senate primary in Tennessee.
4 months ago
Trump-backed Bill Hagerty wins contentious Tennessee Senate primary
4 months ago

Why some Republicans are now targeting Trump, GOP senators

ABC News' senior congressional correspondent Mary Bruce speaks with The Lincoln Project and Republican voters who now say they will vote for Joe Biden.
4 months ago
Why some Republicans are now targeting Trump, GOP senators
4 months ago

Trump, Congress square off over virus aid as crisis worsens

New divisions between the Senate GOP majority and the WH posed fresh challenges.
4 months ago
4 months ago

Targeting Trump: Meet the Republicans trying to get Biden elected

ABC News' Mary Bruce talks to the Lincoln Project and other GOP groups now backing Joe Biden and hoping their messages hitting the president resonate with voters.
4 months ago
Targeting Trump: Meet the Republicans trying to get Biden elected
4 months ago

Republican National Convention to hold scaled back convention in Florida

Republican National Convention will be scaled back in Jacksonville, Florida.
4 months ago
GOP convention scaled back over coronavirus fears
4 months ago

Trump's grand GOP convention plans shrink as virus surges

President Donald Trump’s plans for a grand convention keep shrinking
4 months ago
4 months ago

Maryland governor says GOP needs 'bigger tent' after Trump

Republican governor is rumored to be eyeing a run for the White House in 2024.
4 months ago
4 months ago

Rep. Adam Schiff blasts GOP for failing to stand up to Trump, not defending the 'rule of law'

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff appears on ABC's "This Week."
4 months ago
Schiff blasts GOP for failing to stand up to Trump, not defending the 'rule of law'
4 months ago

It's Trump's call on what the GOP convention will look like

President Donald Trump is slowly coming to accept that the Republican National Convention won't be the four-night infomercial for his reelection that he'd anticipated
4 months ago
It's Trump's call on what the GOP convention will look like
5 months ago

'Republicans won't stand up for the rule of law': Rep. Adam Schiff

George Stephanopoulos interviews Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., on "This Week."
5 months ago
'Republicans won't stand up for the rule of law': Rep. Adam Schiff
5 months ago

Indiana GOP ousts attorney general after groping allegations

Indiana Republicans have scuttled Attorney General Curtis Hill’s bid for reelection following a monthlong suspension of his law license over allegations that he groped a state lawmaker and three other women during a party
5 months ago
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Trump 'flexible' on size of convention as lawmakers shy away

President Donald Trump says he's “flexible” on the size of the Republican National Convention in Jacksonville, Florida, as a growing number of Senate Republicans talk about skipping the event
5 months ago
Iowa's Grassley to skip GOP convention due to virus concerns
5 months ago

Maryland GOP governor releasing book on his tenure, politics

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan says he is releasing a book later this month that was delayed by the coronavirus pandemic about national politics and his experience as governor
5 months ago
Maryland GOP governor releasing book on his tenure, politics
5 months ago

Senate Republican bucks party and president on law enforcement immunity

Sen. Mike Braun introduced a bill that he says will limit qualified immunity for law enforcement officers.
5 months ago
Senate Republican bucks party and president on law enforcement immunity
5 months ago

Trump global media chief faces GOP backlash over firings

The new chief of U.S.-funded global media is facing a surprising conservative backlash over his decision to fire the heads of at least two international broadcasters
5 months ago
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Ohio GOP censures former head who's parted ways with Trump

Ohio Republicans on Friday censured a former party head who has drawn scorn for campaigning against Donald Trump’s reelection and asking GOP voters to pick Democrat Joe Biden
5 months ago
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Iowa governor says she will restore voting rights for paroled felons

Iowa governor says she will restore voting rights for paroled felons
5 months ago
Iowa governor says she will restore voting rights for paroled felons
5 months ago

Group of GOP operatives launch super PAC to target anti-Trump Republicans, boost Biden

A group of GOP operatives, including former White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci, launched a super PAC targeting anti-Trump Republican voters.
5 months ago
Group of GOP operatives launch super PAC to target anti-Trump Republicans
5 months ago

Wife of U.S. Rep. Andy Barr passes away suddenly at age 39

News outlets report the wife of a U.S. Congressman from Kentucky died unexpectedly in the family’s home Tuesday night at the age of 39
5 months ago
Wife of U.S. Rep. Andy Barr passes away suddenly at age 39
6 months ago

'I don't buy that locations (of party conventions) matter': Nate Silver

538's Nate Silver on whether or not he thinks the location of party conventions boost candidates' polling numbers.
6 months ago
'I don't buy that locations (of party conventions) matter': Nate Silver
6 months ago

With over 1.6 million applications backlogged, Republican senators urge State Dept. to resume passport processing

The agency stopped except for emergencies, citing coronavirus work restrictions.
6 months ago
GOP senators urge State Dept. to resume passport processing amid backlog of 1.6M
6 months ago

Trump, GOP say national convention will be moved, after tense standoff with North Carolina

Republicans say they are moving President Trump's acceptance speech out of the city of Charlotte, amid a standoff with the state's Democratic governor.
6 months ago
Trump, GOP say national convention will be moved amid tense standoff with NC
6 months ago

Democrats welcome Steve King's primary defeat

King was effectively considered a pariah by GOP leaders after comments about white supremacy in 2019.
6 months ago
Democrats cheer Rep. Steve King's primary loss
6 months ago

Rep. Steve King loses Iowa primary

The Iowa Republican, who was ostracized by his party after questioning why white nationalism was offensive, lost his primary to state Sen. Randy Feenstra on Tuesday.
6 months ago
Rep. Steve King loses Iowa primary
6 months ago

Rep. Steve King faces his 'biggest threat' in upcoming GOP primary

The controversial Iowa Republican, isolated after comments about white supremacy, is facing his toughest primary challenge next week.
6 months ago
Republicans take aim at Steve King ahead of GOP primary
6 months ago

Shunned by his party, Iowa's Steve King fights for his seat

Iowa congressman Steve King is on the outs with a significant bloc of his long-reliable conservative base, but not for almost two decades of incendiary utterances about abortion, immigrants and Islam
6 months ago
Shunned by his party, Iowa's Steve King fights for his seat
6 months ago

GOP groups sue to block California Gov. Gavin Newsom's mail-in ballot order

Newsom claimed he signed the executive order for mail-in ballots to protect voters from COVID-19. Now GOP groups are suing to block it.
6 months ago
GOP groups sue to block governor's mail-in ballot order
6 months ago

Republicans wrestle with conspiracy-theory advocate winning Senate primary

Republicans in Oregon this week nominated a Senate candidate with a deep history of promoting and vowing support for the QAnon conspiracy theory.
6 months ago
Republicans wrestle with conspiracy-theory advocate winning Senate primary
6 months ago

Republican senators upset Planned Parenthood affiliates may have received PPP funds

Planned Parenthood said complaints it received PPP funds are a "clear political attack" and denies any wrongdoing.
6 months ago
Republican senators upset Planned Parenthood affiliates may have received PPP funds
6 months ago

In Pennsylvania, Dem governor aims to contain GOP revolt

The Republican revolt is over stay-at-home orders and business shutdowns.
6 months ago
6 months ago

On the campaign trail, vulnerable Senate Republicans tout accomplishments, sidestep Trump mentions in ads

Vulnerable Senate Republicans are leaving Trump out of their campaign messaging.
6 months ago
On the trail, vulnerable Senate Republicans sidestep Trump mentions in ads