MIDTERM EXAM: All The Latest On The 2022 Elections (Part II)

Happy Thursday. This week’s first exam can be read here. These are just minor tidbits from the campaign trail. If there is a major story we don’t have covered in this exam, it can likely be found here. Let’s get started. Tim Ryan Sucks Up To ‘Future Boss’ Chuck Schumer Representative Tim Ryan (D-OH) made it ...

MIDTERM EXAM: All The Latest On The 2022 Elections (Part II)

Happy Thursday. This week’s first exam can be read here. These are just minor tidbits from the campaign trail.

If there is a major story we don’t have covered in this exam, it can likely be found here.

Let’s get started.

Tim Ryan Sucks Up To ‘Future Boss’ Chuck Schumer

Representative Tim Ryan (D-OH) made it loud and clear that he wouldn’t answer to the people of Ohio if elected, but rather that he would respond first and foremost to Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY).

Ryan said at a recent speech, “Senator Schumer’s here … He’s my future boss, so I gotta suck up a little bit.”

In reaction, GOP Senate candidate JD Vance tweeted, “Tim Ryan wants Chuck Schumer to be his boss. I’d rather have a senator who knows his boss is the people of Ohio.”

Vance is currently leading Ryan in the polls.

Mitch McConnell PAC Pulls $10 Million Out Of Blake Masters’ Race

A Mitch McConnell-aligned super PAC has pulled nearly $10 million out of Republican Blake Masters’ race for U.S. Senate in Arizona. Senate Minority Leader McConnell (R-KY) still plans to fundraise for Masters, but his PAC has pulled funding to reallocate resources to other states and with the belief that outside conservative groups will make up the difference in Masters’ race. So far, conservative groups are planning to spend about $7.5 million.

Kari Lake Hits Katie Hobbs Over Voting Record

Republican Kari Lake has released a new ad hitting her Democratic opponent, Katie Hobbs, over her voting record while in Arizona’s legislature. Lake is running ahead of Hobbs in the Arizona race for governor.

Watch the ad here: