US Senate 2022: Tillis Throws Shade at Mark Walker, Walker Hits Back

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The three-man race for the 2022 US Senate Republican primary in North Carolina involves a lot of alliances and sniping among established players, whether it be in DC or NC. Former Governor Pat McCrory and current Congressman Ted Budd are vying for the spot, but it’s the former Congressman Mark Walker that keeps attracting the attention of U.S. Senator Thom Tillis for some reason.

Tillis does not seem to like Walker, to say the least, while he openly stumps for Budd and McCrory (HINT: the latter all use the same consultants). Walker, though, seems to understand that not being liked by Thom Tillis could be a positive in the eyes of Republican primary voters.

That much is evident in this vicarious exchange on Twitter:

He might need it. Between the former governor and a sitting member of congress, Walker has his work cut out for him in light of early polls and despite the head start.

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