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Trump Endorses GOP Congressman's Challenger Just Hours Before Polls Close

Trump Endorses GOP Congressman's Challenger Just Hours Before Polls Close

She also liked numerous tweets critical of President Donald Trump, responded favorably to an article on the success of the Democratic Socialists of America and liked a tweet that called U.S. Sen.

McMaster related that he "wasn't a bit surprised" at the Tweet as President Trump had formally endorsed him for reelection back in October. He will be a great Governor. On the Republican side, Tarkanian (who is now running for the House instead of the Senate) will face off against state Sen.

Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., does not have a primary challenger, and Sen.

Another Tuesday, another wave of primaries.

The results will determine whether each party has competitive candidates and may predict whether the GOP or the Democrats will pick up seats in the U.S. House of Representatives and U.S. Senate.

"There's the potential absolutely of Nevada turning blue this year, if they can get the turnout", said David Damore, a political-science professor at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Sisolak contends that he's the only one who can take on Laxalt.

Republican Rep. Barbara Comstock in northern Virginia's 10th District will face the victor of a six-way Democratic primary. The victor will face incumbent Rep. Dave Brat (R - 7th District).

The District Four congressional seat, including Chesterfield and Powhatan, is now held by Democrat Don McEachin.

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Heller was being challenged from the right by Danny Tarkanian, but Trump persuaded him to drop out of the race.

Seeking to capitalize on the anti-Trump fervor that helped Democrats sweep key races in Virginia in 2017, the candidates competing in this district include an infectious disease scientist, a state senator, an Army veteran and Rhodes Scholar, and several former Obama administration officials.

With both party primaries set for Tuesday, strong Democratic candidates are expected to emerge to challenge almost every major statewide office now held by Nevada Republicans, offering Democrats their best shot in years to seize political control over the state. No Republican challenger filed to face him.

The president has come out strongly against Rep Mark Sanford (R-SC) in his primary battle against Katie Arrington in South Carolina's 1st District.

Nevada's governorship is also up for grabs, with current Gov. Brian Sandoval, a moderate Republican, leaving thanks to term limits. Tim Kaine. As a moderate who gained national prominence as Hillary Clinton's 2016 running mate, Kaine is widely expected to win - not even counting the possibility that Republicans could make another Roy Moore-style blunder.

Small business owner and former chief of staff on Capitol Hill Lindsey Davis Stover said her struggle to pay off student debts gives her important perspective. Scott Hammond and former reporter Michelle Mortensen.

If Fenty were to win the primary, reflected Condit, "I think she brings something very different to the Republican Party than the state of Virginia Republicans are accustomed to". He faces a field of candidates that also includes state treasurer Dan Schwartz.