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The Most Important Governor’s Race of 2024 is About to Have its Own Version of Trump

Republicans are poised to nominate Lt. Gov. Mark Robinson — a candidate molded in Donald Trump’s image. (Click image for article.)

Photo: North Carolina Lieutenant Governor Mark Robinson is set to secure the Republican nomination for governor on Tuesday. | Jamie Kelter Davis for POLITICO

 

Former President Donald Trump paved the way for Mark Robinson.

Robinson, a candidate in North Carolina’s GOP primary for governor Tuesday, has done all the things that would normally make someone a toxic general election candidate: He’s called homosexuality “filth,” made antisemitic remarks about Hollywood controlling Black people and expressed retrograde views about women.

And he’s set to glide to the Republican nomination — and potentially lock Democrats out of state government in one of the country’s biggest swing states.

Robinson’s likely victory on Tuesday is the latest in his nearly unarrested political rise — from a furniture manufacturer who gave a viral speech in defense of gun rights at a city council meeting in 2018, to being elected lieutenant governor just over two years later.

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