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Kevin McCarthy, the House Minority Leader, Doesn’t Think Trump Is Going Away

NYTimes.com Wednesday, 18 November 2020 ()
The California Republican believes his party’s victories in 2020 came thanks to the president, not in spite of him: “He brought turnout.”
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At his weekly news conference, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy on Thursday was asked if it was appropriate for President Donald Trump to be calling election officials, as the AP reported he did in Michigan, in the hopes that they would revoke their certification of votes. McCarthy responded, "I...

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