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  • May 7, 2021

GOP eyes voter fraud conspiracy theorist to replace Liz Cheney

Elise Stefanik was significantly more extreme than the leaders she would be joining when it came to voter fraud claims.
  • May 6, 2021

Tucker Carlson’s worst vaccine segment yet

Carlson suggested an inordinate number of people died after getting the vaccine. There is no evidence for this, and his effort to imply otherwise relies upon characteristically dubious arguments.
  • May 6, 2021

Liz Cheney appears to be lighting her political career on fire. But for what?

Cheney seems happy to forfeit her leadership role and even her seat by continually criticizing Trump. She’s making a far different bet than pretty much everyone in her party.
  • May 5, 2021

What is driving the House GOP effort to oust Cheney?

The Fix’s Aaron Blake breaks down the growing momentum among House Republicans to oust Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) from leadership and what it means for the party.
  • May 5, 2021

Trump allies want you to know: His mood is just fine — great, in fact

Repeatedly in recent months, Trump allies have sought to assure you that the former president is in a good mood.
  • May 5, 2021

GOP state lawmakers: The Three-Fifths Compromise was actually good

In the course of arguing against teaching about systemic racism in schools, some GOP lawmakers suggest the original constitutional sin was somehow anti-slavery.
  • May 4, 2021

Biden’s ‘owning the libs’ problem on the coronavirus vaccine

Conservative vaccine hesitancy is deeply ingrained. Biden is taking steps to confront it, but it won't be easy.
  • May 4, 2021

The crucial thing Liz Cheney’s GOP critics don’t say: That she’s wrong about Trump

The effort to oust Cheney is all about power, as the case against her makes clear.
  • May 4, 2021

The worst coronavirus predictions

We're about a year from some of the biggest ones.
  • May 4, 2021