RINOs Attack!

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by Joseph Enders  •  ChurchMilitant.com  •  July 14, 2022   

$10 million to stop election integrity

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Republicans in name only, disdainfully known as RINOs, aren't finished fighting Donald Trump's America First agenda.

Church Militant's Joseph Enders tells us more about a group of RINOs spending big bucks to halt Trump's push for election integrity.

The Republican Accountability Project is spending at least $10 million on ousting Republican candidates who questioned the 2020 election and the Jan. 6 Capitol protest.

The group's website falsely claims rioters were directly incited by Trump and derides so-called conspiracy theories about widespread voter fraud and "rigged" elections.

Jim Ellis, Church Militant political analyst:

They're the D.C. crowd that live off the system, and that's why they don't like Donald Trump — because he was going to be able to break that up. He was making big strides to break up the Swamp, and that's why the Swamp turned on him so badly, because he was making progress.

The Republican Accountability Project has already taken credit for Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger in Georgia, who beat Trump-backed primary challenger Jody Hice back in May.

Jim Ellis: They were out front and taking credit for the fact that they were getting Democrats to come over and vote in that Republican primary for the expressed purpose of voting for Raffensperger and defeating the Trump candidate, congressman Jody Hice.  

The group is looking for a similar victory in Wyoming, backing Jan. 6 Committee Vice Chair Liz Cheney over Trump-endorsed candidate Harriet Hageman, despite Hageman's being way up in the polls.

Jim Ellis:

Congresswoman Liz Cheney is the most out-front anti-Trump Republican officeholder in America. She is out front now, advertising to get Democrats to come over and vote in the Republican primary, which is legal in Wyoming, but the fact that she's doing that tells us all we need to know about whether that polling data showing her losing badly is correct.

And the latest ads are targeting Pennsylvania gubernatorial candidate Doug Mastriano, where alleged former Republicans denounce him.

Patrick, Republican voter: "His whole campaign centered on [his claim that] the election was stolen from Donald Trump."

Cathe, Republican voter: "Every court that has looked at it has said that's not true."

 Jay, Republican voter: "And now he will stop all mail ballots."

Andrea, Republican voter: "He wants to throw everyone off the voter rolls and make us all re-register. This is completely preposterous."

They say this despite pro-Trump Republicans having a sound basis for their claims of illegal voting.

Jim Ellis:

The complaint about Mastriano is over election security. And, the fact of the matter is, how was there time to do any investigation? They talk about investigations proving there wasn't any election fraud. How could they have done that in such a short amount of time? So the fact is, to question that is particularly reasonable.

Trump endorsements have enjoyed an 80% success rate in recent races, and with many primaries right around the corner, RINOs may struggle to hold onto power.

The Republican Accountability Project is yet to disclose to the American public where its funding came from.

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