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Trump pick Herschel Walker leads polls


Heisman Trophy Winner and Republican Candidat for US Senate Herschel Wade speaks to Trump supporters at a rally on the Banks County Dragway, March 26, 2022 in Commerce.

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Herschel Walker is a former professional football player who was also endorsed by Donald Trump. He will be winning Georgia’s Republican Senate primary, NBC News predicted Tuesday.

According to NBC News, Walker will take on incumbent Democratic Sen. Raphael Warnock at the general election in November. Warnock assumed office last year following a special election victory.

It is possible that the result of this race could change Washington’s balance of power. The Senate has a narrow majority of Democrats. Kamala Harris (Democratic Vice President) holds the tie-breaking ballot.

According to early polls, the candidate matchup of Walker-Warnock appears virtually tie. RealClearPolitics.

Georgia’s primaries, a swing State that narrowly voted in President Joe Biden for the 2020 election is also the largest test of Trump’s lasting influence on the Republican Party.

Trump has praised the fact that the majority of candidates he supported in the 2022 elections cycle have won their primaries. Many of those races, however, were not competitive. He is still the de facto leader for the GOP fifteen months later than he served his one term.

Many Republican candidates in the primary have used their pro-Trump credential to reach the base of the party, even though they were not endorsed by Trump. In many instances, GOP hopefuls have tried to win Trump’s support by believing that the election was stolen. This raises the possibility that another wave of election conspiracies-propagandists may be elected in the federal or state legislatures next year.

This will be the starting point for the November midterms in which Republicans are hoping to gain majority control over the Senate and House of Representatives. Democrats are uphill. The party of the president tends to perform poorly in midterm elections. Inflation and low support ratings for Biden have been some of the factors that have shaped the preceding primaries.

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