Democrat Gloria Johnson is seeking reelection to her House seat, while also running a long-shot campaign for U.S. Senate. She suspects that inspired the bill.
The former Governor appears to be headed for a home-state defeat.
Georgia Republican Gov. Brian Kemp sets the stage to aid Texas Governor’s border standoff with Joe Biden
Kemp could choose to send more Georgia National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexico border in Texas. He deployed troops there in 2019.
The uncertainty reflects how both Biden and Trump are increasingly choosing to reach voters in environments they control at the expense of nonpartisan interviews or events where they might face unfriendly questions.
Joe Biden determined to use stunning Donald Trump-backed collapse of border deal as a weapon in 2024 campaign
‘I’ll be taking this issue to the country, and the voters are going to know that just at the moment we were going to secure the border and fund these other programs, the MAGA Republicans said ‘no’ because they’re afraid of Donald Trump.’
‘We are here to send a loud and clear message that we are banding together to fight to ensure that we will be able to maintain our constitutional guarantee that states will be able to defend against any type of imminent danger.’
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is one of more than a dozen Republican governors who have sent state National Guard units to the southern border since 2021.
‘Traitor’: After bitter Primary, Ron DeSantis may struggle to win over Donald Trump supporters if he runs again
‘He backstabbed President Trump. If he kept on the Trump train all along, stayed in Florida, supported him, then maybe he would become, eventually, a running mate with President Trump.’
Some would-be supporters worry she’s not tough enough; others hope she is.
Nikki Haley was unable to capitalize on New Hampshire’s more moderate political tradition. Now, her path to becoming the GOP standard-bearer is narrowing quickly.