Sunday, July 23, 2017
As cascading controversies consume the White House, anxiety among Republicans well beyond the Beltway is becoming severe heading into next year’s midterm elections and beyond. collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia — a number of Republicans are watching as Democrats become energized in 2018, potentially tipping congressional contests and state and local races on the mid-term ballot. a lot of things that were promised, and we’re just getting a lot of noise,” said Marc Rotterman, a Republican in North Carolina. “It seems like the score is Russia 24, Trump 7.” the drama in Washington is nothing more than “fake news.” “The next election will have more to do with jobs than Russians,” said Barry Bennett, a trumpster in the dumpsterTrump political adviser during last year’s election campaign. If the economy “keeps perking along,” he said, Republicans might do just fine. Leading up to the midterms, Republican Ron Estes "beat back" a surprisingly strong challenge from an unheralded and underfunded Democratic challenger to claim a special election victory in Kansas’ 4th district. "Trump meltdown sets off GOP alarms over 2018 midterm" Dozens of foreign workers sought for Trump's Florida clubs More than 300 Carrier Corp. workers were being laid off Thursday from the company's Indianapolis factory as part of an outsourcing of jobs to Mexico. "Fake news?" No. Another knife in the back.
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