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Nancy Pelosi strengthens her hand as Democrats win another House seat – live updates

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Pelosi does deal to fend off challenger for House speaker roleDemocrats win in Utah as Mississippi holds Senate debate 3.07pm GMT Republican legislators in Wisconsin are pushing to move the state’s presidential primary in 2020 to March from April.The move has nothing to do with the primary calendar. Instead, it’s about separating the primary election with that for the state supreme court. Republicans fear that a competitive Democratic primary coinciding with the race for state supreme court could doom a conservative incumbent’s chances. 3.02pm GMT The reviews are in from the lone debate in Mississippi’s special election for Senate and no one is comparing it to Lincoln and Douglas.What happens when a debate is held between a pol last on the ballot in 1992 and another who only reads from talking points?

Well, it wasn’t exactly high drama. Misssisssipi meh (to be charitable)https://t.co/kN8rvyYgXR Continue reading…



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Author : Ben Jacobs in Washington

Publish date : 2018-11-21 15:07:05

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