When Will the Election Results Come? From Can tonight’s Primaries be found?

When Will the Election Results Come? From Can tonight's Primaries be found?

Mace voted to certify the 2020 election results and to hold Trump ally Steven Bannon in contempt of Congress for failing to comply with a subpoena from the Jan. 6 select committee. She was also outspoken against Trump’s conduct in the immediate aftermath of the Jan. 6 attack.

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  • Fry on Tuesday night called it a “huge night for Republicans” and thanked Trump for his endorsement. CBS News projects that Rep. Nancy Mace has won the Republican primary in South Carolina’s 1st District. Mace, a freshman Republican who flipped South Carolina’s 1st District from blue to red,defeated Trump-backed former state Rep. Katie Arrington, the 2018 GOP nominee for this district who lost to Democrat Joe Cunningham.

  • Trump had issued a statement Saturday saying that Mace is “despised by almost everyone” and said she “fights Republicans all the time and is not at all nice about it.” But on Tuesday night, Trump issued a statement on Truth Social saying “Katie Arrington was a long shot but ran a great race and way over performed. Congrats to Nancy Mace, who should easily be able to defeat her Democrat opponent!”