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Crucial Kansas Senate primary hurtles to tight finish

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Republicans' Senate majority could be on the line Tuesday night in Kansas, where GOP officials fear a primary victory for Kris Kobach would put a once-solid seat firmly in play.
GOP leaders have been outspoken in their opposition to Kobach since he entered the race last summer, but failed in their efforts to steer the race away from him, leaving it up in the air on primary night. Party officials couldn't convince Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to run, and some eventually consolidated behind Rep. Roger Marshall in the closing weeks of the race.
But President Donald Trump did not endorse or...
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Democrats Might Have a Shot at a Kansas Senate Seat

Democrats Might Have a Shot at a Kansas Senate Seat

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Republicans are freaking out about a primary that may pave the way for the state's first Democratic senator in almost a century.
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