June 6, 2021/Media, Press

Trump Dives Headfirst Into NC’s GOP Escalating Senate Primary

In a surprise announcement during his speech at the NC GOP convention last night, former President Donald Trump endorsed Congressman Ted Budd for Senate — plunging the already  “hotly-contested” Republican Senate primary into further chaos and escalating the GOP’s intraparty fight.

Here’s a recap of the key developments:

“Last night the GOP Senate primary went from a huge headache for the North Carolina Republican Party to a massive migraine —  and there’s months to go,” said Kate Frauenfelder, a spokeswoman for the North Carolina Democratic Party. “Their brutal jabs last night prove that this escalating primary is only going to get worse.”