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Democrats' Senate majority hinges on rallying key voting blocs
Democrats' Senate majority hinges on rallying key voting blocs

Democrats headed into the Fourth of July recess facing stiff head winds in their quest to maintain a Senate majority this fall, contending with voters' unease over the economy and a slew of Washington controversies. But analysts say that a narrow path still exists for the party because of atypically strong enthusiasm levels among Democratic voters, while Republicans confront newly inflamed tensions with their base after a roller coaster series of primaries. New data released last week by leading pollsters in both parties show how November's midterm election could hinge on Democrats' success in rallying key voting sectors, such as women. The party's Senate leaders...

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