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Republican Party a "Cult" Says Fmr. GOP Rep. Mickey Edwards

Clip: 06/02/2021 | 17m | Video has closed captioning.

Lifelong Republican and former congressman Mickey Edwards walked away from the GOP earlier this year, saying it had become less a party than a cult. He speaks with Walter Isaacson about the persistent myth that the election was stolen -- and the question of whether the Republicans are fit these days to run a candidate for the highest office in America.

Aired: 06/02/21

Rating: NR

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