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Lauren Witzke

Delaware Public Media

Republican U.S. Senate Candidate Lauren Witzke recently released her plan for economic recovery during the COVID-19 pandemic, and it has a lot less moving parts compared to the plans being argued over in Congress.


The street full of cars. One large man in a white shirt is pointing a handgun at the person shooting the video
Kristina Kelly / Facebook

A Dover man faces charges for pointing a gun at protestors during a Lauren Witzke rally last month.

The street full of cars. One large man in a white shirt is pointing a handgun at the person shooting the video
Kristina Kelly / Facebook

Delaware State Police are investigating an incident Thursday when a man pulled a gun on protestors outside the Delaware Republican Party Headquarters.

Portraits of a balding man in a dark blue suit on the left, a woman with long, blonde hair and a white shirt on the right
The office of Sen. Chris Coons / Lauren Witzke for U.S. Senate

Sen. Chris Coons faced off against Republican challenger Lauren Witzke at the first candidate forum of the general election season.

Lauren Witzke for Delaware / Facebook

The Delaware GOP hasn’t buckled to calls to revoke support for its U.S. Senate candidate Lauren Witzke after controversial social media posts.


Delaware Public Media

The Delaware Republican party faces calls from both sides of the aisle to distance itself from its candidate for U.S. Senate, Lauren Witzke.

Those calls follow social media posts from Witzke Friday night in the wake of the death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

Delaware Public Media

The Delaware GOP is embracing the winner of its U.S. Senate primary candidate, even though she was not the party’s endorsed candidate.

 

Lauren Witzke campaign

Political newcomer Lauren Witzke will be the GOP’s candidate to try to unseat Sen. Chris Coons. 

Lauren Witzke campaign

Candidate Conversations are part of Delaware Public Media’s 2020 Election coverage, and the Delaware Debates we are producing again this fall with the University of Delaware’s Center for Political Communication.

Among the races we are examining is the race for U.S. Senate– and in this interview, Republican Lauren Witzke.


Witzke Campaign

A Republican candidate is joining this year’s race for a Delaware seat in the U.S. Senate, and she is open about her recovery from opioid addiction.