Republicans fear a Georgia Senate repeat in other races next year as Trump continues to peddle voter fraud lies

Republicans fear a Georgia Senate repeat in other races next year as Trump continues to peddle voter fraud lies

(CNN)Some Republicans worry that Donald Trump's persistent false claims of voter fraud could depress GOP voter turnout and turn off moderates and independents, potentially setting the party up for another Georgia-style disaster in the midterms. As the defeated former President jumps back into the political fray, Trump is continuing to amplify his lies about the election -- and even recently suggested that Republican voters sit out in 2022 and 2024 if the GOP doesn't do more to back up his false claims about the last election. The painful pair of losses in races for Georgia's US Senate seats earlier this year still haunt the GOP -- especially Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Kentucky Republican who saw the majority ripped away from him. After Trump inaccurately told voters in Georgia …
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