WASHINGTON (CBS News) — After resisting former president Donald Trump’s, Georgia Republican Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger’s life changed almost overnight.
“You watch your back,” Raffensperger told CBS News chief Washington correspondent Major Garrett. Raffensperger and his wife received death threats and threats of sexual violence from Trump supporters, even though Raffensperger is a lifelong conservative who voted for Mr. Trump in the 2020 election.READ MORE: Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer Plans To Retire, Paving The Way For Biden Pick
Raffensperger told Garrett he has started to looking for people’s “tells,” asking himself “Is there anything on the side of their hip?” His family also got a dog “for awareness.”READ MORE: Dolly Parton Released A Line Of Southern-Style Cake Mixes, But You May Have To Wait To Try Them
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