PBS NewsHour

Election deniers win primaries and raise stakes for midterms

Clip: 08/18/2022 | 6m 30s | Video has closed captioning.

Candidates who continue to falsely claim the 2020 presidential election was fraudulent are winning Republican primary races in critical battleground states. Their victories have raised the stakes for the November midterms with the possibility that some of them could be granted the power to oversee future elections. Amy Gardner of The Washington Post joins Amna Nawaz to discuss.

Aired: 08/18/22

Rating: NR

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