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Essential Politics: Republicans shift to stem their losses

Essential Politics: Republicans shift to stem their losses

Two weeks from today, the nation will be shaking off the presidential campaign and assessing the person who will be the 45th president of the United States.

With all the data pointing to that being Hillary Clinton, there’s been a seismic shift in attention from the battle for the White House to the contest for control of Congress.

Welcome to Essential Politics. I’m Christina Bellantoni.

The indications are coming in multiple forms, from parties shifting money to down-ballot races across the country to analysts seeing increasing...

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