As we first heard from two TPM readers early this afternoon, a White Nationalist Super PAC (yes, that’s now a thing) is now blanketing Iowa with Robocalls on behalf of Donald Trump. And for bonus awful, the leader of the organization is the man Charleston Massacre shooter Dylann Roof cited as inspiration for his killings in his manifesto. As the audio puts it, “We don’t need Muslims. We need smart, well-educated white people who will assimilate to our culture. Vote Trump.” Details and audio here.
|May 18, 2021 5:50 p.m.
Just this afternoon we’ve seen two developments on a possible Jan 6th Commission. The House GOP will formally ‘whip’ the…
|May 18, 2021 5:44 p.m.
For a few years now, I have covered voting rights closely for TPM. Needless to say, the developments around ballot…
|May 18, 2021 1:02 p.m.
And they hardly see it as a pressing issue, at least not right now.