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Tag: 2022 SENATE RACE

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Katie Britt wins GOP nomination for Senate

Katie Britt won the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate with an almost two to one advantage over Congressman Mo Brooks.

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U.S. Senator from South Carolina endorses Britt for Senate

"Katie is a strong conservative who will fight to expand 21st century opportunity for every American family and preserve the American Dream for generations to come.," said Sen. Tim Scott (R-South Carolina) endorsing Katie Britt for Senate in Tuesday's Republican primary runoff election,.

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'Please don’t send us some weak sauce': Sen. Rand Paul campaigns with Brooks

“There are big spending Republican and big spending Democrats and the common people are being killed by inflation,” Sen. Rand Paul said. "It is very clear that if you want a conservative Republican party then Mo Brooks is your candidate,"

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National Association of Realtors endorses Katie Britt

"Our momentum is surging because hardworking families in communities in every corner of Alabama know that I will fight relentlessly for our values and our people in the Senate," said Katie Boyd Britt.

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Alabama’s Electric Cooperatives announce their endorsement of Katie Britt

"Katie has a proven record of fighting to grow good-paying jobs and 21st century opportunity in every corner of our state, and we know that she will be a champion for rural Alabama in the Senate," the Alabama Electric Cooperatives said in a statement endorsing Katie Britt for U.S. Senate.

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Roy Moore endorses Mo Brooks

"During my campaign for U.S. Senate Mo Brooks was a fellow candidate with a conservative voting record who I could trust," Moore said. "I am personally voting for Congressman Mo Brooks and support him in his campaign for U.S. Senate.”

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Britt says red flag laws are a gateway to push a disarming agenda

"Gun grabbers use so-called 'red flag laws' as a gateway to push their disarming agenda," Katie Britt told the 1819 News following passage of national Red Flag legislation. "In reality, a 'red flag law' is an abridgment of the Second Amendment and can be abused to take away the right to self-defense with no due process.

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Trump may refrain from endorsements in Senate race

Both the Katie Britt and Mo Brooks' campaigns have asked former President Donald J. Trump for his endorsement in the June 21 Republican runoff; but it is possible that he won't endorse either of them.

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Katie Britt refuses to participate in Senate debates

"Mo Brooks will undoubtedly resort to embarrassing our state with false, desperate personal attacks. We are seeing his lies get more blatant by the day, and there is no way that a constructive or substantive debate can occur with his continually devolving behavior. Katie won’t participate in the final circus act of Mo’s career," said Katie Britt spokesperson Sean Ross announcing Britt's refusal to debate.

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Brooks defends assertion that there was voting fraud in the 2020 presidential election

“When I hear these talking heads on TV or in the media just out of hand reject the idea that there was signification voter fraud or election theft activity in 2020 without any evidence to support what they say, I know it is wrong,” Brooks told Dinesh D'Souza.

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Sarah Huckabee Sanders endorses Katie Britt for U.S. Senate

“I’m thrilled to have the endorsement of Sarah Huckabee Sanders,” stated Britt. “Sarah is a conservative fighter and an unwavering voice for the America First movement."

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U.S. Sen. Tom Cotton endorses Katie Britt for Senate

As Alabama’s next U.S. Senator, I’ll proudly work with Senator Cotton to fight for these important priorities an d defend our Christian conservative values,” Katie Britt said following Sen. Cotton's endorsement.

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Jessica Taylor endorses Mo Brooks in Senate race

"Mo Brooks is a true conservative and has proven he’s not afraid to drain the Swamp and has my full endorsement and support,” Taylor said.

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Will Boyd is feeling confident ahead of the Senate primary

Dr. Will Boyd is a pastor, bishop, professor, engineer, and author who is running for the U.S. Senate as a Democrat.

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Mo Brooks comments on potential subpoena from Jan. 6 Committee

"If the partisan Witch Hunt Committee wants my observations of events, all it has to do is read or listen to my numerous prior statements," Congressman Mo Brooks said in response to reports that he would receive a subpoena from the committee investigating Jan. 6.

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SEAL PAC endorses Mike Durant

"America and Alabama need strong conservative warriors like Mike that will defend freedom and liberty,” said Chairman Ryan Zinke.

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VIDEO: Mike Durant releases television ad taking aim at ‘mumbling Joe’

Republican candidate for United States Senate Mike Durant released a new television ad Wednesday calling President Joe Biden a failure...

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Maggie’s List endorses Katie Britt

The Katie Britt for Senate campaign announced on Friday that Maggie’s List has endorsed Britt’s U.S. Senate campaign. “She will fight...

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Senate candidate says Supreme Court robbed Black voters of congressional district

On Monday, Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Brandaun Dean told 1819 News that Alabama's Black voters who expected to gain a congressional...

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Mobile businesswoman running for U.S. Senate

The race to replace Alabama Sen. Richard Shelby has been dominated by Katie Britt, Mo Brooks, and Mike Durant, but there are other...

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Britt makes her case in Elmore County

The Elmore County Republicans met in a courtroom upstairs at the Elmore County Court House, and Katie Britt was working the room Tuesday...

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Katie Britt leads Senate field in funds raised in 2021

On Tuesday, Senate candidate Katie Boyd Britt announced that her Republican 2022 campaign for the U.S. Senate has raised almost $5...

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Eagle Forum endorses Mo Brooks for Senate

Eagle Forum PAC announced Saturday that it has endorsed Mo Brooks for U.S. Senate. “Mo Brooks has dedicated his life to serving the...

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Democratic Senate candidate says that he will be the “most anti-poverty and pro Black candidate”

Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Brandaun Dean formally qualified with the Alabama Democratic Party on Friday, Jan. 28. Dean told 1819...

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Candidate qualifying is over except for Congress

A federal court has extended qualifying for the U.S. House of Representatives thru the middle of February, but qualifying is now over...

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Senate candidate Mike Durant signs Term Limits pledge

U.S. Senate candidate Mike Durant signed a U.S. Term Limits Pledge on Wednesday, Jan. 26. In the document, the republican candidate...

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State races begin to take shape with just one week left before deadline

With just one week left to qualify for office with either of the two major political parties, most of the announced candidates have...

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