The ex-president’s refusal to accept defeat is taking a toll on the party in a key battleground state.
Republican National Committee chair Ronna McDaniel — a former Michigan GOP chair herself — speaks during a news conference at the Republican National Committee in Washington. | AP Photo/Alex Brandon
Joe Biden defeated Donald Trump by more than 150,000 votes in Michigan last November.
Trump and the Michigan Republican Party still aren’t over it.
The outcome — and the former president’s obsessive efforts to dispute it — has left the state party in disarray, raising questions about the GOP’s focus as it looks to unseat Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in a top battleground state next year.