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Republicans leading key legislative races, early returns show
Republicans leading key legislative races, early returns show

Republicans were the top vote-getters in early election returns for key legislative primary races Tuesday, indicating an uphill battle for Democrats seeking to regain their supermajority in November. In the state Senate, Democrats hope to win back the supermajority they lost in March when one member took a leave to fight criminal charges. He and two others charged with crimes were subsequently suspended. Early returns Tuesday indicated the Democrats' candidates were trailing in three key contests, although the final decision of voters will have to wait until the November general election. The last redrawing of district boundaries gave Democrats an edge in voter registration in all...

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