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NBC News: Republican Carlos Curbelo wants you to know he called for impeachment first Governing: ‘This job is hard’ says Texas GOP chairman as he resigns Daily Kos: Both Democrats crush Republic frontrunner for this fall’s crucial gubernatorial race in Virginia … Continue reading

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The Hill: Outside money pours into marquee House race KSL.com: McMullin, Provo Mayor Curtis, state lawmakers among potential replacements for Chaffetz Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Rep. Mike Kelly nixes run for Gov., still thinking about Senate The Texas Tribune: Texas Republicans fear federal oversight as … Continue reading

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Texas Rep. Joaquin Castro won’t seek Democratic nomination to run against Sen. Ted Cruz

Texas Rep. Joaquin Castro told supporters today that he will not run for the Democratic nomination for U.S. Senate, which, had he won it, would have set up a race with incumbent Sen. Ted Cruz next year. In an email … Continue reading

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Can Sen. Ted Cruz be defeated in 2018?

So much of what happens in the 2018 midterm elections will depend on Trump’s popularity at the time. Any Republicans even vaguely vulnerable will be mighty nervous if Trump continues to be around the 40 percent approval number he lays … Continue reading

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Hillary makes gains in Texas and North Carolina. Yes, I said Texas

The Cook Political Report acknowledges it is unlikely Trump will lose Texas, but the fact that we are even talking about the possibility is nonetheless remarkable. In their forecasting model, they have moved Texas from Solid Republcan to Lean Republican, … Continue reading

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