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The lesson from the latest "stolen election" stunt

The lesson from the latest "stolen election" stunt

The reasons for Trump’s political rise and the many positive aspects of his presidency hold important lessons for Republicans.But those positive aspects mainly involved enabling conservative advisers and subordinates to implement policy — often against his instincts, which are not conservative.Had it not been for Trump’s bizarre post-election performance, culminating in the disgraceful Capitol riot, congressional Republicans would be in a position to stop Democrats right now — we wouldn’t be looking at another three to six trillion dollars down the drain (along with a stealth amnesty plan, a potential federal takeover of elections, and anything else on the progressive wish-list that they can manage to slam past the Senate parliamentarian).1 Arizona election audit finds hundreds (not thousands) of cases of voter fraud 2 Durbin confirms: Democrats will put amnesty plan into infrastructure bill 3 Out: Climate change.

In: Moon wobble 4 The lesson from the latest "stolen election" stunt: Move on from Trump -- or lose 5 AP: County officials identified fewer than 200 cases of possible voter fraud in Arizona, only four of which were charged 6 Ibram Kendi suggests we should have a Congressional Racism Office to score bills 7 Israeli prime minister: Pfizer isn't as strong against the Delta variant as we'd hopedThe future of the party has to be conservative.

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