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Mitch McConnell Sounds The Alarm On Republicans’ Senate Chances

Posted on AllSides August 19th, 2022
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Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell expressed concern Thursday about Republicans’ ability to take back the Senate during the upcoming November midterms, as polls show GOP candidates trailing Democrats in key races.

“I think there’s probably a greater likelihood the House flips than the Senate. Senate races are just different, they’re statewide, candidate quality has a lot to do with the outcome,” McConnell told reporters, according to Frank Thorp V of NBC News.

Although redistricting is expected to net Republicans the five seats necessary to take back the House of Representatives,...

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