Trump-backed candidates win midterm nods

By Jarrett Renshaw and Joseph Ax
Updated May 18 2022 - 4:16am, first published 4:10am
Senate candidate Doug Mastriano amplified Donald Trump's false claims of 2020 voter fraud.

Republican candidates backed by former president Donald Trump have won their party's nod to run for the US Senate in North Carolina and for governor in Pennsylvania, key races that will help shape the November midterm elections.