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Georgia runoff: Candidate quality meant fewer Republicans turned out for Walker

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By Andra Gillespie

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Walker had virtually no qualifications that would have made him a capable senator, I find it deeply disturbing that some voters consider party loyalty more important than the actual ability to legislate.

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Good point, that would a really disqualify people on both sides of the political arena.

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A trump-backed candidate. Trump has become a serial loser. Republicans backing away from him.

Reading the Le Monde this morning.

Trump the serial loser

The former president is facing unfavorable court decisions, the Trump Organization's tax fraud conviction, and fallout from a controversial dinner with Kanye West.

Herschel Walker, a former professional American football player selected by Mr. Trump to try to take the Senate majority from the Democrats, failed. Chosen solely on the basis of celebrity and loyalty to the former businessman.

https://www.lemonde.fr/en/opinion/article/2022/12/08/trump-the-serial-loser_6007006_23.html

Trump is fast becoming a bad smell to the Republicans.

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A trump-backed candidate. Trump has become a serial loser. Republicans backing away from him.

Not really.

Trump is fast becoming a bad smell to the Republicans.

For the establishment, and they don’t matter to the average voter, particularly conservative voter nothing has really changed, but overall not that much.

https://www.breitbart.com/politics/2022/12/03/poll-donald-trump-holds-double-digit-lead-hypothetical-2024-primary/

https://www.newsmax.com/politics/donald-trump-ron-desantis-joe-biden/2022/11/23/id/1097679/

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Trump's ratings have fallen to unfavorable in numerous polls.

https://projects.fivethirtyeight.com/polls/favorability/donald-trump/

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