Finally! Matt Bevin wins GOP primary for Kentucky Governor

Kentucky, it looks like you're on the path towards redemption after picking the awful Mitch McConnell to represent the Commonwealth in the Senate for the billionth time. On Friday, Tea Party candidate Matt Bevin officially won the GOP primary for governor by just 83 votes! Matt joined Pat and Jeffy on radio Friday morning to discuss the victory.

Matt praised his opponent, James Cormer, who conceded Friday morning.

"I have always had very good dialogue with [James Cormer]. We have spoken many types since the election night itself. He's a class act and handled this so well. It is now official," Matt said.

Matt also thanked his supporters and said the slim margin showed that every vote matters.

"83 votes. There are 1,000 people in the state, who all believe they are responsible for those 83 votes, and the beautiful thing is every one of them is right. If nothing else, this has reaffirmed a sense of ownership in the process, that this is indeed of and by and for the people. When the people step up, they move the needle. It was a powerful statement of ownership of the electoral process," Matt said.

Supporters can visit MattBevin.com for information on how they can help Bevin's campaign.

Sen. Ted Cruz: NOBODY should be afraid of Trump's Supreme Court justice pick

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Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) joined Glenn Beck on the radio program Wednesday to weigh in on President Donald Trump's potential Supreme Court nominees and talk about his timely new book, "One Vote Away: How a Single Supreme Court Seat Can Change History."

Sen. Cruz argued that, while Congressional Democrats are outraged over President Trump's chance at a third court appointment, no one on either side should be afraid of a Supreme Court justice being appointed if it's done according to the founding documents. That's why it's crucial that the GOP fills the vacant seat with a true constitutionalist.

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Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah) joined Glenn Beck on the radio program Wednesday to talk about why he believes President Donald Trump will nominate Judge Amy Coney Barrett to fill the Supreme Court vacancy created by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death.

Lee, a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee that will consider and vote on the nominee, also weighed in on another Supreme Court contender: Judge Barbara Lagoa. Lee said he would not be comfortable confirming Lagoa without learning more about her history as it pertains to upholding the U.S. Constitution.

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This week on the Glenn Beck Podcast, Glenn spoke with Vox co-founder Matthew Yglesias about his new book, "One Billion Americans: The Case for Thinking Bigger."

Matthew and Glenn agree that, while conservatives and liberals may disagree on a lot, we're not as far apart as some make it seem. If we truly want America to continue doing great things, we must spend less time fighting amongst ourselves.

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'A convenient boogeyman for misinformation artists': Why is the New York Times defending George Soros?

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On the "Glenn Beck Radio Program" Tuesday, Glenn discussed the details of a recent New York Times article that claims left-wing billionaire financier George Soros "has become a convenient boogeyman for misinformation artists who have falsely claimed that he funds spontaneous Black Lives Matter protests as well as antifa, the decentralized and largely online, far-left activist network that opposes President Trump."

The Times article followed last week's bizarre Fox News segment in which former House Speaker Newt Gingrich appeared to be censored for criticizing Soros (read more here). The article also labeled Glenn a "conspiracy theorist" for his tweet supporting Gingrich.

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