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House already threatened, could GOP also lose Senate grip?

House already threatened, could GOP also lose Senate grip?

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April 25, 2018 at 3:12 pm

Republicans have known for months that their House majority is in genuine peril. But after another bruising showing in a special election, some in the party are reconsidering the once inconceivable n...

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AP FACT CHECK: Romney didn't illegally gather voter info

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April 25, 2018 at 1:25 pm | SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Republican Mitt Romney's likely Democratic opponent in the Utah Senate race has accused the former presidential candidate of improperly gathering voter information, the latest a...

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GOP unsettled by narrow win in US House race in Arizona

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April 25, 2018 at 11:48 am | GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — It took a big money push from the Republican Party, tweets by the president and the support of the state's current and former governors, but the GOP held onto an Arizona U.S. H...

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The Latest: Democrat concedes in Arizona special election

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April 25, 2018 at 9:53 am | GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on Arizona's 8th Congressional District special election (all times local): 9:50 a.m. Democrat Hiral Tipirneni is conceding defeat in the special election fo...

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Republican wins US House race in Arizona GOP stronghold

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April 24, 2018 at 9:58 pm | GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Republican Debbie Lesko won the special election in Arizona's 8th Congressional District on Tuesday, keeping the U.S. House seat in GOP control but by a much narrower margin th...

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Dems' chances may rest on flipping GOP strongholds in cities

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April 23, 2018 at 4:24 pm | DALLAS (AP) — As Dallas has evolved from reliably red to deeply blue, joining many other big cities, one enclave has remained the beating heart of country club conservatism — home to Cowboys owner Je...

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Koch network success in Trump era draws Democratic pushback

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April 23, 2018 at 12:21 pm | WASHINGTON (AP) — The sprawling network funded by the billionaire Koch brothers is having a very good run with President Donald Trump in the White House and Republicans in control of Congress. Ta...

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Correction: Midterms 2018-Replacing Ryan story

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April 23, 2018 at 8:39 am | MADISON, Wis. (AP) — In a story April 22 about Bryan Steil running for House Speaker Paul Ryan's congressional seat, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Beloit is in the district. It is no...

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Outsiders and centrists all Where do you fit in the political puzzle?

April 22, 2018 at 5:00 am | Coeur d'Alene Press COEUR d’ALENE — They are liberals and conservatives, Trump haters and Trump supporters, Bernie Bros and Ron Paulers, so-called “RINOs” and “wackadoodles.” They couldn’t be more different politically....

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