The battle inside the Republican Party is taking place both in the halls of Congress and on the state level - where more and more local officials are spreading the antisemitic QAnon conspiracy theory
Alexander Griffing is a senior editor and the manager of social media at Haaretz English edition. He has a master's degree from Tel Aviv University in political science.
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