The probe is the latest repercussion from the report issued by New York Attorney General Letitia James’s office in August.
The women allege that the website and its owners knowingly published false stories about them that instigated a relentless campaign of harassment and threats.
Abrams, 47, said she’s running “because opportunity and success in Georgia shouldn’t be determined by your Zip code, background or access to power.”
Former White House chief of staff Mark Meadows reveals the previously undisclosed test in a new book.
So far Republican House leaders have been silent on whether they agree with recent statements by their members.
“This is not about one hateful statement or one politician; it is about a party that has mainstreamed bigotry and hatred,” Omar said in a statement calling on House GOP leaders to take action.
The episode underscores the tension between the national Republican Party and some influential parts of the GOP base — particularly Christian conservatives — on the issue of LGBTQ rights.
Gohmert is launching a challenge against incumbent Ken Paxton, who has secured the backing of former president Donald Trump.
The vice president was briefly acting president Friday morning as President Biden was medically sedated during a routine colonoscopy.
The comments by House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) come one day after the House censured Gosar for tweeting an anime video that depicted him killing Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) and swinging swords at President Biden.