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Primary elections live updates Georgia rebuffs Trump candidates for governor, attorney general, secretary of state

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp (R) reacts with his family and supporters during a primary election returns party at the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta on Tuesday. (Erik S Lesser/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock)
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Today, former president Donald Trump is looking less like a Republican kingmaker, particularly in Georgia, where his endorsed GOP primary candidates for governor, attorney general and secretary of state all lost on Tuesday. All those races focused heavily on Trump’s baseless contention that widespread fraud cost him the 2020 presidential election in the state.