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Subject: TRUMPY PICKS

Trump's pick for Wisconsin governor won't weigh in on 2020 results
Aug 8 2022 Patrick Marley. Washington Post.

Arizona Has Become a Paradise for Election Deniers
Aug 6 2022 Ed Kilgore. Intelligencer.

Trump-aligned challengers ousting GOP legislative incumbents
Aug 4 2022 Todd Richmond, David A. Lieb. Associated Press.

Trump loyalist wins GOP nod to oversee Arizona elections
Aug 3 2022 Bob Christie. Associated Press.

Trump's "Eric" Endorsement Perfectly Sums Up His Asinine Political Career
Aug 2 2022 Alex Shepard. The New Republic.

Election Victories by Trump Allies Showcase His Grip on the G.O.P. Base
Aug 3 2022 Shane Goldmacher. New York Times.

Trump tries to topple a powerful Wisconsin Republican in his futile quest to reverse his 2020 loss
Aug 2 2022 Reid J. Epstein. New York Times.

Trump endorses challenger to Wisconsin Republican who said he was pressured over election
Aug 2 2022 Julia Meuller. The Hill.

Arizona GOP primary tests power of Trump's election lies
Aug 2 2022 Jonathan J. Cooper. Associated Press.

Trump endorsement of `Eric' in Missouri triggers confusion
Aug 1 2022 Chloe Folmar. The Hill.

Top election official races feature deniers of 2020 results
Aug 1 2022 Bob Christie. Associated Press.

Trump-Backed Conspiracy Theorist Vies to Take Over Arizona Elections
Aug 1 2022 Danny Hakim. New York Times.

Trump's `Blueprint' to Steal 2024 Is on the Ballot Tuesday
Jul 29 2022 Todd Zwillich. Vice.

Trump looks to install loyalists across state legislatures
Jul 27 2022 Max Greenwood. The Hill.

Trump, Pence campaigning for rivals in Ariz. governor's race
Jul 22 2022 Jonathan J. Cooper. Associated Press.

Trump wins proxy war with Hogan in Maryland primary - boosted by Democrats
Jul 19 2022 Zach Montellero. Politico.

Seven endorsements that will test Trump's influence
Jul 20 2022 Julia Manchester. The Hill.

Pence turns Arizona into biggest test of a post-Trump GOP yet
Jul 18 2022 Aaron Blake. Washington Post.

Evidence grows of GOP's potential 2022 candidate problem
Jul 15 2022 Aaron Blake. Washington Post.

Pence endorses in Arizona governor's race, putting him at odds with Trump
Jul 18 2022 Yvonne Wingett Sanchez, Hannah Knowles. Washington Post.

Despite Trump Endorsement, Palin May Be on Her Way to Defeat in Congressional Bid
Jul 11 2022 Ed Kilgore. Intelligencer.

Trump rally ups the stakes in proxy fight with Arizona governor
Jul 11 2022 Alex Isenstadt. Politico.

Trump reshapes GOP primaries as party notches big win in House special
Jun 15 2022 Zach Montellero. Politico.

Takeaways: Big Trump win, election deniers advance in Nevada
Jun 15 2022 Brian Slodysko. Associated Press.

5 takeaways from Tuesday's elections in South Carolina, Nevada, Texas, Maine and North Dakota
Jun 15 2022 Eric Bradner. CNN.

Five takeaways from races in Nevada, South Carolina and Texas
Jun 15 2022 Julia Manchester. The Hill.

Trump takes down his first impeachment victim: 5 takeaways from a big primary night
Jun 15 2022 David Siders. Politico.

Trump bet on 13 candidates in Tuesday's primaries. Here's who won
Jun 15 2022 Marissa Martinez. Politico.

Brooks hits back at Trump over Britt endorsement
Jun 11 2022 Caroline Vakil. The Hill.

Trump-Endorsed Senate Candidate Blames Gun Violence on `Black People, Frankly'
Jun 7 2022 William Vaillancourt. Rolling Stone.

Trump's endorsement stumper: Family friends or fierce ally
Jun 5 2022 Joseph Spector. Politico.

Capitol Recap: Georgia Republicans hold out hope for Trump-Kemp truce
Jun 3 2022 Jim Denery. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

Trump weighs a big bet in Alabama Senate race
Jun 4 2022 Natalie Allison. Politico.

Trump weighs a big bet in Alabama Senate race
Jun 4 2022 Natalie Allison. Politico.

David McCormick Concedes to Dr. Oz in the G.O.P. Primary for Senate in Pennsylvania
Jun 3 2022 Trip Gabriel. New York Times.

Opinion | A Trump Repudiation? Look at the Big Picture
May 25 2022 Jeff Greenfield. Politico.

Takeaways: Trump's big defeat; election denial backfiring
May 25 2022 Nicholas Riccardi. Associated Press.

The Dethroned King Is Losing His Midas Touch
May 24 2022 Walter Shapiro. The New Republic.

Takeaways: Trump's big defeat; election denial backfiring
May 25 2022 Nicholas Riccardi. Associated Press.

From MTG to Herschel Walker, here are the Trump-backed winners of Tuesday's primaries
May 25 2022 Marissa Martinez. Politico.

Trump's endorsements in the 2022 Republican primaries
May 24 2022 Youjin Shin, et al. Washington Post.

Kemp defeats Perdue in Georgia, a major blow to Trump
May 24 2022 Max Greenwood. The Hill.

`We're going to go f---ing scorched-earth': How Brian Kemp crushed Trump in Georgia
May 24 2022 Alex Isenstadt. Politico.

7 things to watch in Georgia, Alabama and other primaries Tuesday
May 24 2022 Dan Merica, et al. CNN.

Trump heads for big rebuke in Tuesday's elections
May 24 2022 Steven Shepard. Politico.

The Memo: Trump no longer holds MAGA movement in his palm
May 23 2022 Niall Stanage. The Hill.

Trump ditched Mo Brooks for going `woke.' Now he's rising again in the polls
May 22 2022 Nathalie Allison. Politico.

Trump endorses Loudermilk following Jan. 6 committee's request to cooperate
May 21 2022 Caroline Vakil. The Hill.

Trump calls NBC story on him giving up on Perdue `a phony narrative'
May 20 2022 Caroline Vakil. The Hill.

Donald Trump and His Elusive Base
May 19 2022 Peggy Noonan. Wall Street Journal.

Primaries fuel questions about potency of Trump endorsements
May 18 2022 Julia Manchester. The Hill.

Governor's races spoil Trump's once-unblemished endorsement record
May 18 2022 Reid Wilson. The Hill.

How Trump-backed candidates fared on the busiest primary day
May 18 2022 Marissa Martinez. Politico.

Trump warns GOP voters against Barnette in Pennsylvania Senate race
May 12 2022 Tal Axelrod. The Hill.

Mooney beats McKinley, Trump's pick falls in Nebraska as GOP battles in primaries
May 10 2022 Ally Mutnick, Zach Montellaro. Politico.

Trump-backed Herbster, accused of groping, loses to Pillen in Neb.; Mooney wins in West Virginia
May 11 2022 David Weigel. Washington Post.

How Trump Helped Transform Nebraska Into a Toxic Political Wasteland
May 9 2022 Ted Genoways. New York Times.

Trump and Biden prevail as party leaders in Ohio primary results
May 4 2022 Colby Itkowitz, et al. Washington Post.

Trumpworld braces for `a couple of ugly nights' in May
May 2 2022 David Siders. Politico.

Trumpworld braces for `a couple of ugly nights' in May
May 2 2022 David Siders. Politico.

J.D. Vance Knows Who's Starring in the Ohio Senate Race. (It's Not Him.)
May 1 2022 Michelle Cottle. New York Times.

The Decline of Ohio and the Rise of J.D. Vance
Apr 29 2022 Christopher Caldwell. New York Times.

Trump goes all in for candidate accused of sexual assault
Apr 28 2022 Alex Isenstadt. Politico.

For Trump, May Could Be the Cruelest Month
Apr 28 2022 Blake Hounshell. New York Times.

Trump endorses Lombardo in Nevada's governor race
Apr 27 2022 Zach Montellero. Politico.

Trump becomes target of new ad after Ohio Senate endorsement
Apr 27 2022 Julie Carr Smyth. Associated Press.

Trump drawn to celebrity in weighing midterm endorsements
Apr 27 2022 Jill Colvin. Associated Press.

Christie calls Trump's endorsements `all emotional decisions'
Apr 24 2022 Olafimihan Oshin. The Hill.

Trump lays down marker for Vance in Ohio rally: 'This man is going to win'
Apr 23 2022 Craig Howie. Politico.

J.D. Vance Promises Voters That He Really Means It - This Time
Apr 23 2022 Jack Crosbie. Rolling Stone.

Trump's Oz, Vance endorsements bring cash windfall, backlash
Apr 23 2022 Jill Colvin, et al. Associated Press.

Trump-endorsed gubernatorial candidate sues state senator who accuses him of groping
Apr 22 2022 Andy Rose. CNN.

January 6 to take center stage at disqualification hearing for Marjorie Taylor Greene
Apr 22 2022 Marshall Cohen. CNN.

Trump sways convention races for Michigan AG, elections jobs
Apr 21 2022 David Eggert. Associated Press.

Trump silent as Tenn. GOP kicks his candidate off ballot
Apr 20 2022 Amy B. Wang, John Wagner. Washington Post.

Trump's clout on the line in Senate GOP primaries
Apr 18 2022 Alexander Bolton. The Hill.

For Easter, Trump plays Judas
Apr 17 2022 Keith Naughton. The Hill.

Mar-a-Lago Machine: Trump as a Modern-Day Party Boss
Apr 17 2022 Shane Goldmacher. New York Times.

`I'm a gambler': Trump plunges into GOP primaries with risky picks
Apr 16 2022 Josh Dawsey, Michael Scherer. Washington Post.

Trump Bitterly Endorses Former Trump Hater J.D. Vance in Ohio
Apr 15 2022 Roger Sollenberger. Daily Beast.

Trump endorses Vance in Ohio GOP Senate primary
Apr 15 2022 Julia Manchester. The Hill.

GOP leaders in Ohio try to block Trump endorsement of Vance
Apr 15 2022 Jill Colvin, Julie Carr Smyth. Associated Press.

Trump-backed House candidate faces backlash from Tennessee Republicans
Apr 14 2022 Alex Rogers, Gabby Orr. CNN.

Trump-backed Nebraska gubernatorial candidate accused of sexual misconduct by 8 women
Apr 14 2022 Monique Beals. The Hill.

Trumpworld scrambles to contain Oz endorsement fallout
Apr 13 2022 Meridith Mcgraw, Holly Otterbein. Politico.

Trump pours money into a midterm race for the first time
Apr 13 2022 Alex Isenstadt. Politico.

Trump Fails to Turn Evangelicals Against Governor He Scorns
Apr 13 2022 Margaret Newkirk. Bloomberg Politics.

Tide turns for Trump favorite in key Senate race
Apr 11 2022 Natalie Allison. Politico.

Trumpworld Goes Into Meltdown After Trump Endorses Dr. Oz
Apr 10 2022 Zachary Petrizzo. Daily Beast.

Trump endorses Oz in Pennsylvania Senate race
Apr 9 2022 Lexi Lonas. The Hill.

Is Trump's hold on the GOP waning? We're about to find out
Apr 8 2022 Jonathan Karl, Rick Klein. ABC.

Local conservatives revolt against Trump House favorite
Apr 7 2022 Natalie Allison. Politico.

Fact check: In series of false claims, Republican Rep. Lisa McClain says Trump caught Osama bin Laden
Apr 4 2022 Daniel Dale. CNN.

Trump Could Be Sabotaging the GOP's Chances in Georgia - Again
Apr 1 2022 Ryan Bort. Rolling Stone.

Trump endorses Sen. Mike Lee
Apr 1 2022 Lexi Lonas. The Hill.

Trump turns Michigan into MAGA proving ground
Mar 28 2022 David Siders. Politico.

Trump's endorsement power will be put to the test as May primaries approach
Mar 26 2022 Gabby Orr, Michael Warren. CNN.

How the 2022 Primaries Are Testing Trump's Role as the G.O.P. `Kingpin'
Mar 25 2022 Shane Goldmacher, Jonathan Martin. New York Times.

Trump endorsements slow and prompt a scramble by candidates, advisers
Mar 24 2022 Michael Scherer, Josh Dawsey. Washington Post.

Trump drops his support for Rep. Mo Brooks in Alabama Senate race
Mar 23 2022 Donna Cassata, Michael Scherer. Washington Post.

Trump Dumps Mo Brooks, Calling January 6 Speaker `Woke'
Mar 23 2022 Ed Kilgore. Intelligencer.

Ohio's GOP Senate Primary Is Getting Too Stupid, Even for Donald Trump
Mar 23 2022 Asawin Suebsaeng. Daily Beast.

Trump withdraws endorsement of 'woke' Mo Brooks
Mar 23 2022 Dominick Mastrangelo. The Hill.

Teetering with Trump, Brooks calls for McConnell's ouster
Mar 21 2022 Alex Isenstadt, Natalie Allison. Politico.

Trump considers rescinding his endorsement of Mo Brooks in Alabama's competitive Senate primary
Mar 18 2022 Gabby Orr. CNN.

Trump's Midterms Endorsements Are Beginning to Go Awry
Mar 13 2022 Ed Kilgore. Intelligencer.

Trump-endorsed Senate candidates are not fit to serve
Feb 27 2022 Glenn C. Altschuler. The Hill.

Trump tries to recruit Rick Scott for majority leader
Feb 25 2022 Rachael Bade. Politico.

Hard pivot toward Trump proves costly for red-state ally
Feb 24 2022 Samual Benson. Politico.

Trump Hates Losers But He's Surrounding Himself With Them in the 2022 Midterms
Feb 23 2022 Margaret Carlson. Daily Beast.

Republicans spurned by Trump in primaries still embrace him
Feb 16 2022 Max Greenwood. The Hill.

Trump's pick for Arizona secretary of state suggested Covid didn't exist and called vaccine a 'crime against humanity'
Feb 16 2022 Drew Myers, et al. CNN.

Trump under fire over Tennessee primary nod
Feb 1 2022 Max Greenwood. The Hill.

Raffensperger knocks 'double-minded' Trump-endorsed challenger
Jan 9 2022 Joseph Choi. The Hill.

Alaska GOP governor accepts Trump endorsement, Murkowski ultimatum
Dec 31 2021 Brad Dress. The Hill.

Hope Hicks, other Trump alums join hedge-fund exec's Senate camp
Dec 22 2021 Alex Isenstadt. Politico.

Donald Trump's endorsed candidate struggles as old and new Republican parties clash in Alabama Senate race
Dec 20 2021 Michael Scherer. Washington Post.

Herschel Walker campaign deletes a false claim saying the Republican candidate for Senate graduated from college
Dec 17 2021 Rachel Janfaza. CNN.

Trump endorses Lauren Boebert
Dec 15 2021 Caroline Vakil. The Hill.

Press: For Trump endorsement: The more sordid, the better
Nov 30 2021 Bill Press. The Hill.

The 10 biggest tests of Trump's stranglehold on the GOP in 2022
Nov 29 2021 Aaron Blake. Washington Post.

Republicans Can't Bet on Finding Perfectly Trumpy Candidates
Nov 26 2021 Ed Kilgore. Intelligencer.

`They're all begging me': Trump's 2024 veep tryouts get underway
Nov 29 2021 Marc Caputto. Politico.

Trump's Senate picks stumble out of the gate
Nov 28 2021 Natalie Allison. Politico.

Trump-backed House candidate has history of conspiratorial tweets and defended anti-Semitic Twitter account
Nov 17 2021 Andrew Kaczynski. CNN.

Sen. Murkowski announces reelection bid in a race featuring a Trump-backed GOP challenger
Nov 12 2021 John Wagner. Washington Post.

Shelby of Alabama is said to plan $5 million campaign to boost former aid as Senate replacement over Trump-endorsed candidate
Nov 11 2021 Michael Scherer. Washington Post.

Trump-endorsed gubernatorial candidate appears with Nazi sympathizer and QAnon-linked activists at campaign events
Nov 4 2021 Em Steck, Andrew Kaczynski. CNN.

In sworn testimony, wife of Pa. Senate candidate Sean Parnell says he strangled her and abused their children
Nov 1 2021 Felicia Sonmez. Washington Post.

The Memo: Virginia race is proxy war between Trump and Biden
Nov 2 2021 Niall Stanage. The Hill.

Trump endorsed Herschel Walker, Max Miller and Sean Parnell. They're now facing scrutiny over their pasts
Oct 25 2021 Sarah Murray. CNN.

Trump pick's messy personal life worries Senate Republicans desperate to hold on to Pennsylvania seat
Oct 24 2021 Michael Warren, Sara Murray. CNN.

One of Trump's top targets has outraised the opponent he backs to oust her. She's not the only one
Oct 16 2021 Fredreka Schouten. CNN.

This senator accidentally told the truth about why he wanted Donald Trump's endorsement
Oct 15 2021 Chris Cillizza. CNN.

Trump says Grassley has his 'complete and total endorsement'
Oct 9 2021 Caroline Vakil. The Hill.

Trump-backed candidates face scrutiny after minimal vetting
Oct 8 2021 Jill Colvin. Associated Press.

Trump endorsed his GOP primary rival. Charlie Baker yawned
Oct 6 2021 Lisa Kashinsky, Stephanie Murray. Politico.

Trump's Candidate for Arizona Governor Says She Would Not Have Certified Biden's Victory
Oct 2 2021 Ari Berman. Mother Jones.

The absolute grossest example of the Trump-ing of the Republican Party
Oct 2 2021 Chris Cillizza. CNN.

Trump elevates Arizona TV anchor turned conspiracy theorist in governor primary
Sep 30 2021 Daily Kos. Daily Kos.

Trump endorses conspiracy theorist for Arizona governor one day after she says he belongs on Mt. Rushmore
Sep 29 2021 Bob Brigham. Alternet.

Trump stokes GOP tensions in Georgia
Sep 25 2021 Max Greenwood. The Hill.

Trump rips Bush for backing Cheney
Sep 23 2021 Jordan Williams. The Hill.

Trump aims to inject more extreme election conspiracy theorists into GOP
Sep 22 2021 Aaron Blake. Washington Post.

Senate candidate reveals Trump-endorsed primary rival's wife sought protective order
Sep 8 2021 Tal Axelrod. The Hill.

Trump chooses Cheney challenger in major test of political clout
Sep 8 2021 Marc Caputto, Alex Isenstadt. Politico.

Trump's pick in a key Senate race touts his agriculture ties. He doesn't mention his role in a bankruptcy that cost farmers millions
Aug 31 2021 Michael Kranish. Washington Post.

Trump acolytes poised to push out Senate dealmakers
Aug 31 2021 Marc Caputto. Politico.

GOP hopefuls fight for Trump's favor in Ohio Senate race
Aug 25 2021 Max Greenwood. The Hill.