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But they say the multimillionaire Blankenship, running in a tight three-way primary against Rep. Being convicted of a crime is a real liability.
A case involving the issue was settled with West Virginia residents, though Massey Energy, which Blankenship led, admitted no wrongdoing. You can unsubscribe at any time. The situation between Blankenship and national Republicans is growing more fraught by the day. Blankenship hit back Monday in a scathing statement likening Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to the Russians, interfering in an election outside his jurisdiction.
Cornyn and other top Republican senators continued the tit-for-tat this week.
Meanwhile, Jenkins and Morrisey are beating up each other ahead of the May 8 primary. But privately, Blankenship is a hot topic among GOP leaders.
John Thune of South Dakota, the No. Shelley Moore Capito R-W. She described the primary as extremely close for candidates Blankenship, Jenkins, and Morrisey.
And, according to one person who was present, she said that Republicans were concerned that should Blankenship win the nomination, Manchin would walk over him in a general election. Limited public polling in the race has indicated that all three candidates are in contention and there is no favorite.
Moore beat former Sen. Instead, Republican leaders are taking a more guarded approach. They have refused to take credit for the recently launched, anti-Blankenship ad by the so-called Mountain Families PAC. Yet their fingerprints are all over the generically titled group, which has enlisted a team of veteran Republican strategists who have worked closely with Senate Leadership Fund in the past.
Trump appeared at an event in West Virginia this month and sat next to Jenkins and Morrisey. Blankenship did not attend.
Senate Republicans privately said they hope Trump will attack Blankenship if upcoming polls show he could win.
Blankenship, meanwhile, is taking a page out of the Moore playbook.Rocket Boys Festival Beckley, West Virginia September 26 through 28, This is the "original" October Sky Festival and usually features personal visits by some of the Rocket Boys.
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