Herschel Walker's curious case of $595k in private jets and a donor-owned car wash
Former Republican Senate candidate Herschel Walker's campaign shelled out hundreds of thousands of dollars for private jet travel to a defunct car wash owned by a donor over the course of just nine months last year.foxnews.com
Conservative Leader Is Accused of Sexually Assaulting Male Staffer
A former staffer for Herschel Walker’s failed Senate campaign has accused Matt Schlapp, a top Republican operative and chair of the American Conservative Union—which organizes the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC)—of sexually assaulting him in October when Schlapp was in Georgia assisting with Walker’s campaign, the Daily Beast reported Friday.news.yahoo.com
Before Herschel Walker announced his Georgia Senate bid, a law firm hired by GOP consultants compiled a 500-page dossier on him with potentially damaging information: report
Walker believed that his status as a football icon and his ability to connect with people would cancel out any bad press or attack ads, per NBC News.news.yahoo.com
Herschel Walker's wife had an 'obsessive focus' on her husband winning over more Black voters and felt he should have been receiving up to 50% of the Black vote: report
Walker staffers told Politico that Julie Blanchard Walker stated that her husband should've been attracting more Black support in the Senate race.news.yahoo.com
Defeated Georgia GOP Senate candidate Herschel Walker was 'absolutely shocked' he didn't win 100% of the vote in Johnson County, where he grew up: report
Last month, Walker easily defeated Warnock in Johnson County 74%-26%, but the Republican was still taken aback by the result, per The Daily Beast.news.yahoo.com
Warnock win makes it official: Georgia is a '24 battleground
Fresh off Democratic Sen. Raphael Warnock’s runoff victory, Georgia Democrats are embracing -- and Republicans are reluctantly accepting -- the state’s transition from GOP stronghold to premier battleground as the political calendar turns to the 2024 presidential cycle.
Democrats And Republicans Have Lessons To Learn From Georgia Runoff : Consider This from NPR
In Georgia, Democrat Raphael Warnock held on to his U.S. Senate seat, defeating Republican candidate Herschel Walker in a special runoff vote.Warnock's reelection is a big win for Democrats, as it gives them a slightly expanded majority in the Senate. It also further supports the idea that Georgia, a historically red state that Democrats managed to flip in 2020, really is becoming more purple.We speak with Republican strategist Janelle King, and Democratic strategist Fred Hicks about the lessons both parties can learn from the results of this contest, as they look ahead to 2024.In participating regions, you'll also hear a local news segment to help you make sense of what's going on in your community.Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Warnock beats Walker in Georgia runoff, wins re-election
Georgia elected Democratic incumbent Sen. Raphael Warnock over Republican Herschel Walker in a Senate runoff. Warnock was able to build up a strong advantage in the early vote, but he also defied party odds as the only Democrat to win statewide in Georgia this election cycle. Nikole Killion reports.news.yahoo.com
Trump Bedeviled by Company's Conviction and Senate Candidate's Defeat
Tuesday’s conviction of the Trump Organization on charges of financial impropriety, coupled with the loss by former President Donald Trump’s candidate in the Georgia Senate runoff, marked one of the worst days for Trump since he announced his presidential candidacy roughly three weeks ago. First came the events in the city where he was born and raised. In New York, the jury that heard the case brought by Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg deliberated over two days before returning guilty venews.yahoo.com
Warnock's win over Walker hands Dems 51 seats, senator brushes off ‘woke’ CEOs and more top headlines
Continue reading …‘BEST OF LUCK’ - Senator brushes off 'woke' CEOs seeking GOP help against Democrats. Continue reading …THE TERMINATOR - Elon Musk delivers ultimate punishment to lawyer implicated in Twitter files, 'Russia collusion hoax.' Continue reading …Click here for more cartoons…MEDIA‘LIKELY ASPHYXIATED' – TV hosts' careers down the drain as extramarital affair makes national news. Continue reading …‘POWER AND ANGER’ - Former Ted Bundy attorney highlights haunting similarities with Idaho murders. Continue reading …ROYAL RUMBLE – Prince Harry’s upcoming memoir will 'cause concern' but ‘won’t destroy the institution,’ royal biographer says.foxnews.com
'The people have spoken': Sen. Raphael Warnock wins reelection in Georgia Senate runoff race
Democratic Georgia Sen. Raphael Warnock has won the state’s runoff election, defeating Republican Herschel Walker in one of the most hard-fought campaigns of 2022. Warnock is the state’s first Black senator and senior pastor at the Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta. Originally elected last year in a special election to replace retired GOP Sen. Johnny Isakson, he has now been chosen to serve a full six-year term in the Senate.news.yahoo.com
Early voting for Senate runoff in Georgia ends Friday
Today is the last day to vote early in the Goergia. Democrat Raphael Warnock is facing challenger Herschel Walker in the runoff for the state’s open Senate seat. There’s already been record-breaking numbers in early voting. More than 1.4 million people have either voted in-person or requested a mail-in ballot.
Walker, Kemp campaign in Ga. together for the 1st time
Fresh off his commanding re-election victory, Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp on Saturday is playing the role of dutiful Republican soldier campaigning for the first time alongside Senate hopeful Herschel Walker after spending months steering clear of his ticket-mate.
Democrats sue for Saturday voting in Georgia Senate runoff
U.S. Sen. Raphael Warnock’s campaign and Democratic groups are suing the state of Georgia to overturn guidance by Republican Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger that counties can’t offer Saturday voting ahead of next month’s Senate runoff election.