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June 15, 2022
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THE EVENING EDITION

BY MIKE HUCKABEE

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Rejoicing in hope; patient in tribulation; continuing instant in prayer;

Romans 12:12

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Huck PAC Endorses Primary Winners


Huck PAC has jumped into the race again to control the House and the Senate. Today's list of endorsements and contributions includes some of yesterday's primary winners:

Nancy Mace for Congress (SC-1) $5,000

Joe Wilson for Congress (SC-2) $5,000

Jeff Duncan for Congress (SC-3) $5,000

William Timmons for Congress (SC-4) $5,000

Ralph Norman for Congress (SC-5) $5,000

Duke Buckner for Congress (SC-6) $5,000

Russell Fry for Congress (SC-7) $5,000

Kelly Armstrong for Congress (At-L ND) $5,000

Mark Amodei for Congress (NV-2) $5,000

April Becker for Congress (NV-3) $5,000

Adam Laxalt for U.S. Senate (NV) $5,000

Bruce Poliquin for Congress (ME-2) $5,000

To see our endorsements on a state by state basis, go here.


A BIG Republican win in South Texas


While there were higher profile races on the ballot in Tuesday's primaries, the biggest news came in a special election to fill Texas’ 34th District House seat that was thrown open by the resignation of Democratic Rep. Filemon Vela. In the largely Hispanic district that runs from east of San Antonio to Brownsville, Republican Mayra Flores flipped the seat to red by beating Democrat Dan Sanchez 51-43%.

https://www.foxnews.com/politics/republican-mayra-flores-flips-texas-house-district-special-election

Sanchez is a Catholic and a very rare staunch pro-life Democrat, which made him less than popular with the national Party, but should have helped him in that district. Despite that, the Republican won big in a district that Joe Biden carried by 13 points in 2020. Ms Flores thanked God, her family and the voters, and said, “I look forward to standing strong for our conservative values of faith, family, and freedom and to earning the opportunity to serve our community further in the months to come.”

Her parents brought her to the US when she was six, which makes her not only a woman who flipped a seat against long odds, but also the first Mexican-born Congress member in history. All of that would no doubt make her a media darling if she were a Democrat. Since she’s a Republican, we’ll have to wait and see whether the media decides to vilify her or just pretend she doesn’t exist.

But she does. And she will occupy a seat in a Hispanic majority district that used to be blue.


More Election News


In other closely-watched races, Trump- and DeSantis-backed former Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt easily won the GOP nomination to challenge Democrat Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto, who is considered one of the most vulnerable incumbents.

https://www.foxnews.com/politics/adam-laxalt-wins-nevada-republican-senate-primary

Also in Nevada, Trump-backed Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo defeated 14 other Republicans to win the nomination for Governor. He’ll be challenging Democrat incumbent Gov. Steve Sisolak. Republicans are hoping that a red wave will help flip Nevada, which is so dependent on tourism that the people really suffered under Democrat COVID shutdowns and restrictions.

https://www.foxnews.com/politics/nevada-election-results-lombardo-sisolak-governors-race

In South Carolina, Rep. Nancy Mace fended off a challenge from Trump-backed Kate Arrington. But five-term incumbent Rep. Tim Rice (one of only 10 Republicans who voted to impeach Trump) was trounced by Trump-backed challenger Russell Fry.

https://www.foxnews.com/politics/split-decision-trump-high-south-carolina-gop-congressional-primaries

And the endorsements of Bernie Sanders and far-left “Squad” members failed to help Amy Vilela defeat incumbent Nevada Democrat Rep. Dina Titus. They claimed Vilela was running to fight for “bold, transformational change,” which I hope sent a chill up voters’ spines.

https://www.foxnews.com/politics/nevada-1st-congressional-district-pre-write-titus

Here’s a link to continually-updated results from Tuesday’s elections, as votes continue to be counted.

https://www.foxnews.com/elections


Material to make your mind reel


I don’t report on every gaffe or baffling speech given by President Biden because that would take up most of my time. But when he gives one like his speech on Tuesday to the AFL-CIO that was so filled with mind-bogglingly obvious falsehoods and angry old man rants, I think it’s my duty to at least point it out to you. And to those in Congress (or who soon will be) who will have the responsibility of deciding whether the President is mentally fit for the job.

https://www.westernjournal.com/watch-biden-shakes-screams-afl-cio-speech/

And here’s more material to make your mind reel: in a series of letters to oil company CEO’s, Biden blamed them (and Putin, of course) for skyrocketing gas prices that have been rising since the minute he took office and launched his war on domestic oil and gas production. He threatened the oil companies with the use of “emergency powers” if they didn’t increase production at refineries to bring down gas prices.

The oil company CEOs have yet to issue a response. I’m popping popcorn and looking forward to that.


Musk votes for Republican Mayra Flores, says a big red wave is coming


Elon Musk revealed that he voted for Mayra Flores, the first time in his life that he’d voted Republican, and he’s leaning toward supporting Ron DeSantis for President in 2024. He also predicted a “massive red wave” in November. Although I don’t know whether he really means all that, or he just said it to encourage more leftist rage-aholics to quit Twitter and save him the trouble of rooting them out and firing them.

https://www.foxbusiness.com/politics/elon-musk-mayra-flores-texas-desantis-president

Speaking of Musk, tomorrow, he’ll speak in person for the first time to Twitter employees in a company-wide meeting and answer their questions. I hope their safe spaces are well-stocked with puppies and Play-Doh. They may need it after the triggering they’re likely to experience.

https://www.westernjournal.com/twitter-employees-come-face-face-elon-musk-first-time/

As long as Musk is answering their questions, I’d like to see him ask Twitter employees a few questions of his own, like how about explaining this?

https://pjmedia.com/culture/megan-fox/2022/06/14/leaked-internal-twitter-slack-chat-i-dont-think-deplatforming-libs-of-tiktok-is-going-to-cause-a-mass-exodus-n1605478

 

 


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  • George Reynolds

    06/16/2022 04:57 PM

    Here is a good link to Babylon Bee and Justice Kavanaugh's new robe.

    https://babylonbee.com/news/brett-kavanaugh-unveils-updated-supreme-court-robe?utm_source=jeeng

  • stephen russell

    06/16/2022 04:24 PM

    Food Wars:
    o Food processing plants burn, sabotage
    o Supply chain issues
    o baby formula issues
    o Cattle dying in KS.
    o Farmers paid NOT to plant crops
    etc

    Global Famine ahead

  • stephen russell

    06/16/2022 04:23 PM

    Why wont Big Oil challenge Biden & unite & say Open up the pipelines, drilling, fracking?
    Use clout united on issue.
    Hear Zero from Big Oil

  • stephen russell

    06/16/2022 10:58 AM

    Why wont Big Oil challenge Biden & unite & say Open up the pipelines, drilling, fracking?
    Use clout united on issue.
    Hear Zero from Big Oil

  • Jerry

    06/16/2022 07:54 AM

    The takeover of Congress is a must thanks Mike for supporting what we hope will be pro American Congress members the American citizens want a law and order society enforce the immigration laws the illegals will not show up for their hearings that is not a law abiding person that communities want or need,all the members of the biden and his collection of communist leaning appointed agencies heads need to be held accountable for breaking the laws and the lack of enforcement of the laws.

  • Carmine Fea

    06/16/2022 06:08 AM

    Gov. Huckabee: Let's all repeat the facts over and over, shut down of the oil and gas industry in America by Joe Biden is the cause of America's inflation, supply chain cost and problems, and the real pain and suffering of the American people Biden said he would shut down the oil industry in America before being elected. Biden shut down the oil industry in America by Executive Orders after he was elected as he said he would. The pain and suffering of the American people is unreasonable, it is intentionally made by Biden and his administration and fixable.

    Americans do not need to double up in a fetal position as economists and Federal Reserve are making us do. Delete Biden's Executive Orders that shut down the oil and gas industry in America, increase supply, get American gas and oil flowing, bring down the price to the consumer. We have the oil and gas!

    Three signs of dementia: defensive, agitation, confusion.

  • George Reynolds

    06/15/2022 10:16 PM

    Pres. Biden and his climate czar Kerry keep harping that we don't need oil drilling and petroleum use. Do they not realize that machines need oil and grease for lubrication? That our society is highly reliant on plastics for everything from car bumpers and dashboards to plastic forks and spoons? Plastics are all around us, wherever we go -- our computers, our keyboards, dishes and food preparation utensils, vacuum cleaners, brooms, plastic bags, zip ties, etc. -- you can't go two steps without encountering something made of plastic. Where does plastic come from? We don't mine it from the ground, like iron ore, it comes from petroleum. Does this administration want to take us back to the Bronze Age?

  • Donald Ray

    06/15/2022 09:53 PM

    Question!! Why do Republican Senators do nothing about the laws being broken and ignored by this administration ?

  • James Drury Jr.

    06/15/2022 07:42 PM

    Thanks Mike & Staff!