Democrats slam ‘MAGA extremists’ ahead of Tampa convention drawing big GOP names

A constellation of MAGA stars — including the center of its universe, President Donald Trump — will be in Tampa for Turning Point USA’s weekend get-together, and Democrats are looking to frame the group’s views as extreme in messaging to voters.

Democratic National Committee Chair Jaime Harrison and U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor held a virtual news conference ahead of this weekend’s Student Action Summit to discuss “MAGA extremism.” They framed Republicans as pushing for forced birth for 10-year rape victims, tax breaks for billionaires, and overturning elections they don’t agree with.

“Turning Point USA is an extremist group,” Castor said.

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