Republican infighting in the Georgia Senate race reached new levels this weekend after a conspicuous Associated Press report was attributed to some in the GOP who have growing concerns about the direction of their primary. Here’s the latest developments:
The interference is notable and reflects the panicked infighting taking place in the Republican Party, but as the Atlanta Journal-Constitution wrote today, it is unlikely to have the outcome some want: “These sorts of reports exposing more details about [Walker’s] background aren’t likely to factor into his decision.”
“The infighting in Georgia’s Republican Senate primary is growing by the day as fellow Republicans take aim at Trump’s hand-picked candidate Herschel Walker. With Walker having locked down Trump’s support and nearing a decision on running, this primary is sure to escalate in the coming months,” said Dan Gottlieb, spokesman for the Democratic Party of Georgia.
Read the latest from Republicans’ #GASEN primary chaos:
Negative Herschel Walker Stories Coming from Republicans Trying to Stop Trump’s Candidate
MSNBC’s Morning Joe, 7/26/21
Atlanta Journal-Constitution, 7/26/21