Opinion | Trump’s Georgia Vendetta

He stokes a GOP primary fight that may elect Stacey Abrams.

Political/General News, Politics/International Relations

12/8/2021 7:15:00 PM

From WSJopinion: Donald Trump stokes a GOP primary fight that may turn Georgia’s governorship over to Stacey Abrams

He stokes a GOP primary fight that may elect Stacey Abrams.

Dec. 7, 2021 6:54 pm ETFor a glimpse of the long shadow Donald Trump may cast over the 2022 midterm elections, see former Sen. David Perdue’s Monday announcement that he’ll challenge Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp in a Republican primary. This is a good way to turn a major state over to the progressive left.

Mr. Trump has prodded Mr. Perdue to jump into the race for months, as part of the former President’s vendetta against Mr. Kemp. He claims the Governor didn’t fight hard enough to overturn Mr. Trump’s loss of the state in 2020.

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opinion Good fear mongering Perdue is dead on arrival opinion Trump is all about Trump, not about any particular party. He'd burn the country to the ground if it meant his name stayed on the lips of the media.

Former Georgia Sen. David Perdue launches primary bid against GOP Gov. Brian KempPerdue, a close Trump ally, has reportedly said he doesn't believe Kemp can beat Democrat Stacey Abrams. Kemp is done. Why? Because half of his party is out to beat him in a primary and the other party is saying let this infighting keep going Stacy will kill either one. It’s going to be so interesting to see if Kemp, the LT gov and the AG survive the purge. My money says no Didn’t he have a scandal with stock trading? It’s hard to keep track. He blames Kemp, but should accept responsibility for his loss. Typical of a Republican to blame others.

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WSJOpinion Dec. 7, 2021 6:54 pm ET For a glimpse of the long shadow Donald Trump may cast over the 2022 midterm elections, see former Sen. David Perdue’s Monday announcement that he’ll challenge Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp in a Republican primary. This is a good way to turn a major state over to the progressive left. Mr. Trump has prodded Mr. Perdue to jump into the race for months, as part of the former President’s vendetta against Mr. Kemp. He claims the Governor didn’t fight hard enough to overturn Mr. Trump’s loss of the state in 2020. To Read the Full Story