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As key Senate races get tighter,
Republicans’ hopes rise

Washington Post, by Rosalind S. Helderman & Jason Horowitz

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 10/24/2012 11:31:36 PM

In the battle for control of the U.S. Senate, there are now at least eight critical contests in which polling shows essentially a dead heat, encouraging Republicans’ hopes that they may yet snag the chamber, which very recently seemed beyond their reach. Some of the GOP boost is coming from the top of the ticket in the form of Mitt Romney, whose recent surge in the polls seems to be helping Republican candidates across the country. Democrats still have an edge in their effort to keep control of the Senate, and they may have been helped Tuesday when Republican candidate

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Photoonist, 10/25/2012 12:15:03 AM     (No. 8959796)

As Romney seems to be heading for a strong finish I would say he could drag some Republican Senate candidates limping over the line. Some of them have certainly shot themselves in the foot and need assistance.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Kurto, 10/25/2012 3:34:23 AM     (No. 8959900)

We really need Romney in and 0 out. But, it would also be refreshing to have the adults in charge of both sides of Congress, too.

I am thinking that the biggest takeover may be in state and local races. The DNC is and has been broke for most of the year. So, they have not been able to kick down money to demonRATS in most of these races. 0bama has sucked every last dollar from donors, and he does not redistribute 'his' money. We will see on Nov 7, I guess.

The GOP is set to take America back, big time.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: TXknitter, 10/25/2012 3:52:14 AM     (No. 8959907)

#2, I said something similar to what you did at work. One of my colleagues, also a conservative Republican, looked at me and said, "No, AMERICAN people are taking the country back. Our party winning but things are changing. We are going to hold Pubbies' accountable and their feet to the fire this time. Won't be same-old, same-old anymore. Yeah.

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