2022 Election

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    Trump’s PAC has $85 million. What will he do with it?

    He’s back, and now the former president’s political action committee is poised to wield incredible impact in the upcoming elections. Former President Donald Trump’s political action committee has amassed a war chest of more than $85 million as he builds an operation meant to take on his enemies…
    Donna Martinez, April 7, 2021
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    He’s Back: Trump officially debuts 45office.com website

    Former President Donald Trump isn’t going anywhere. Monday night he made it official. A brief statement from the former president’s office Monday evening announced the launch of “the official website of the 45th President of the United States” and stated that the former first couple is “continually strengthened by the enduring…
    Donna Martinez, March 30, 2021
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    Another poll shows massive support for photo I.D. to vote

    Rasmussen is reporting the following results for its recent national poll of likely voters: A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 75% of Likely U.S. Voters believe voters should be required to show photo identification such as a driver’s license before being allowed to vote.
    Donna Martinez, March 29, 2021
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    Here’s how H.R. 1 would impact North Carolina specifically

    The fate of the massive elections bill, H.R. 1, now sits with the U.S. Senate. More specifically, its fate rests on whether Democrats will change the rules and cram the behemoth bill that federalizes elections through the U.S. Senate. Under that scenario, Vice President Harris would be in line to…
    Donna Martinez, March 24, 2021
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    Jon Guze at foxnews.com: NAACP History Tells Us Why H.R. 1 Is Insidious

    It is called the “For the People Act of 2021.” It’s anything but. Passed in the U.S. House of Representatives by a vote of 220 to 210, with no Republican support, H.R. 1 is raising alarm bells on a variety of fronts. At the Locke Foundation,…
    Donna Martinez, March 19, 2021
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    Civitas Poll: Distrust Brews as North Carolinians Worry the 2022 Elections Won’t Be Free and Fair

    RALEIGH – Fewer than half of likely North Carolina voters — 49% — believe next year’s elections in North Carolina will be free and fair, with a full 40% saying no, the 2022 elections won’t be free and fair. The remaining 11% were unsure. A new Civitas Poll released…
    Donna Martinez, March 18, 2021
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    LISTEN: Cooper tells Politico he doesn’t want Mark Robinson to be governor

    Fascinating political news on Thursday when Gov. Roy Cooper sat for a 30-minute virtual interview with Politico’s Elena Schneider. The headlines from a confident-sounding Cooper talking to North Carolina native Schneider: He thinks North Carolina will follow Virginia and turn ‘blue’ No, he won’t run for the U.S. Senate…
    Donna Martinez, March 12, 2021
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    Iowa, Georgia try to tighten election rules

    The Washington Examiner documents the latest efforts to boost election integrity in high-profile states. Haley Victory Smith reports on Iowa’s reforms. Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds signed a bill into law on Tuesday, shortening the window for mail-in and Election Day voting in the state. The measure, which the GOP-led…
    Mitch Kokai, March 10, 2021