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Hunter Walker

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  • Rolling Stone
  • Yahoo
  • Cashay
  • Business Insider
  • seattlepi
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  • Stamford Advocate
  • Houston Chronicle
  • Slate
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Recent articles by Hunter:

Leaked Audio And Staff Dispute Show Chaos Inside George Santos’ Office

The leaked audio and staff dispute are signs of just how chaotic things have become surrounding Santos. → Read More

Meet Vish Burra, The Man Behind George Santos

As he watched Rep. George Santos (R-NY) become consumed by scandal, Vish Burra knew he wanted in. Burra didn’t hesitate when asked by TPM if the scandal… → Read More

‘People’s Convoy’ Trucker Protest Movement Says It Has Been Taken Over By Text Message ‘Scammers’

Last year’s trucker convoy protests threatened to storm into the nation’s capital, but ended with a whimper in May as the group disbanded amid intense… → Read More

Conspiracy Spiral: Alleged Shooting Mastermind Emerges As Central Figure In New ‘False Flag’ Theories

The Solomon Pena case sent New Mexico’s election deniers deep down a new rabbit hole. → Read More

Complaints About Culture War And ‘Demonic’ Forces Fueled Alleged New Mexico Shooter’s Political Campaign

Pena’s comments were tinged with the QAnon-adjacent idea that liberal ideology as a whole is part of some larger, nefarious plot with roots in the supernatural. → Read More

All In The Family: Fringe NY Political Group Paid George Santos’ Sister And His Other Associates

Political Group Rise NY paid George Santos’ sister and his other associates while running quixotic events around Long Island. → Read More

Campaigns Linked To Santos Left Donors Feeling Ripped Off After Questionable Credit Card Charges

Late in the 2020 election cycle, one regular Republican donor said they were getting bombarded with messages asking them to contribute to a New York congressional candidate named George Santos. → Read More

Inside George Santos’ Madcap Campaign: ‘Things Were Not On The Up And Up’

Campaign insiders discuss their experience working with the scandalized congressman and questions about his campaign cash. → Read More

Two Years After An Explosion Of Rage And Fear

It is two years later. I was there that day and addressing what happened has been a major part of my life ever since. On the ground at the Capitol… → Read More

Kevin McCarthy Loses Speakership A Sixth Time

Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) failed to win the gavel again after a... → Read More

Kevin McCarthy Loses Speakership A Sixth Time

Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) failed to win the gavel again after a... → Read More

Kevin McCarthy Loses Speakership A Sixth Time

Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) failed to win the gavel again after a... → Read More

Kevin McCarthy Loses Speakership A Sixth Time

Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) failed to win the gavel again after a... → Read More

Kevin McCarthy Loses Speakership A Sixth Time

Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) failed to win the gavel again after a... → Read More

Kevin McCarthy Loses Speakership A Sixth Time

Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) failed to win the gavel again after a... → Read More

Kevin McCarthy Loses Speakership A Sixth Time

Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) failed to win the gavel again after a... → Read More

Kevin McCarthy Loses Speakership A Sixth Time

Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) failed to win the gavel again after a... → Read More

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Helped Soothe Paul Gosar’s Fears About The House Speaker Vote

Here’s what AOC and Paul Gosar were talking about on the House floor. → Read More

Santos Once Boasted About Being ‘Head Guy For New York City’ At Alleged Ponzi Scheme

In a 2020 interview with the Metropolitan Republican Club, Rep.-elect George Santos (R-NY) provided details about his employment at an alleged “ponzi scheme.”… → Read More

Inside The Tangled Web of George Santos

An alleged ponzi scheme, get-rich-quick seminars, AOC’s challenger, and a network of mysterious Florida businesses are tied in various ways to Rep.-elect George Santos. → Read More