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Divided We Stand

Divided We Stand
New book about the 2020 election.

Friday, June 23, 2023


Our latest book is titled Divided We Stand: The 2020 Elections and American Politics.  The early stages of the 2024 race have begun.

 Mike Allen at Axios:

Former U.S. Rep. Will Hurd of Texas, who announced yesterday for the Republican nomination for president, is a long shot. But his entry into the '24 contest is a benchmark:

Of the 12 major GOP candidates in the race, half are people of color, Axios' Sophia Cai reports.

Why it matters: It's a historic turn for Republicans, who recently have made a point of recruiting more minorities candidates — and have made slight gains among minority voters.

Hurd joins two other Black Americans in the GOP race — Sen. Tim Scott (R-S.C.) and conservative radio host Larry Elder.Former South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley and entrepreneur Vivek Ramaswamy are Indian Americans. Miami Mayor Francis Suarez is Cuban American.
In 2018, Hurd criticized Trump for kowtowing to Putin in Helsinki: