Category: <span>Campaign 2022</span>

Inside Alabama Politics – June 15, 2022
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Inside Alabama Politics – June 15, 2022

Has Trump tipped Katie over the top? Where does Mo go from here? What happened and what's next in Senate District 27. Election superlatives; The House GOP's interesting election night; Making an example of HanesRacing for the Speaker's gavel; Five vie for Speaker Pro Tem; A new House Clerk; Incommunicado on budgets, hearings; Where are we on a special session? Potpourri

Midterm takeaways: Mixed bag for Trump in SC; Nevada Senate showdown
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Midterm takeaways: Mixed bag for Trump in SC; Nevada Senate showdown

Trump and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell don't agree on much. One rare exception is Laxalt, who won Nevada's Republican Senate primary. The mutual support, which brought together the Trump and establishment wings of the party, demonstrates the intense focus Republican have placed on flipping the seat held by first-term Democratic Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto, who is considered among the most vulnerable senators.

Durant won’t endorse in Alabama’s Senate runoff
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Durant won’t endorse in Alabama’s Senate runoff

Durant said he will not endorse either of the remaining candidates for the GOP nomination for the Senate seat being vacated by retiring U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby. The June 21 runoff pits Katie Britt, Shelby's former chief of staff and former leader of a state business group, against U.S. Rep. Mo Brooks, who resurrected his campaign after losing former President Donald Trump's backing.