MAGA war: How infight­ing in three key swing states could cost Repub­li­cans big

Three states are expe­ri­enc­ing infight­ing from the Repub­li­can Par­ty’s right flank sup­port­ing for­mer Pres­i­dent Don­ald Trump, which could dam­age con­ser­v­a­tives’ chances of gar­ner­ing the nec­es­sary sup­port to win big in 2024.
Ari­zona, Geor­gia, and Michi­gan are three bat­tle­ground states that decid­ed Pres­i­dent Joe Biden’s win in 2020 and are sure to affect the 2024 elec­tion as well. How­ev­er, three states are fac­ing finan­cial chal­lenges from pro-Trump fig­ures that could ulti­mate­ly frac­ture the Repub­li­can Par­ty’s abil­i­ties to cam­paign effec­tive­ly in key races that could decide the next pres­i­dent and make­up of Con­gress.
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State par­ties are crit­i­cal in elec­tion years to mobi­lize grass­roots vol­un­teers and run get-out-the-vote cam­paigns, but many must now put effort into undo­ing the dam­age from “Make Amer­i­ca Great Again” pre­de­ces­sors that worked, some­times ille­gal­ly, to put Trump back in the White House.
In Ari­zona, Geor­gia, and Michi­gan, specif­i­cal­ly, the trans­for­ma­tion of these states was part of the “Precinct Strat­e­gy,” coor­di­nat­ed by for­mer Trump advis­er Steve Ban­non, to slot elec­tion deniers into local par­ty lead­ers …