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In American politics, the term swing state refers to any state ...

wikipedia - 10 Nov 2016
In American politics, the term swing state refers to any state that could reasonably be won by either the Democratic or Republican presidential candidate. These states are usually targeted by both major-party campaigns, especially in competitive elections. Meanwhile, the states that regularly lean to a single party are known as safe states, as it is generally assumed that one candidate has a base of support from which they can draw a sufficient share of the electorate.
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Trump to visit swing state Nevada to stump for Sen. Heller

WTOP - 18 Jun 2018
LAS VEGAS (AP) — President Donald Trump will headline the Nevada Republican Party's convention on Saturday and also appear at a fundraiser with Republican U.S. Sen. Dean Heller, officials confirmed Monday. Heller is considered the most vulnerable ...
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2 races are next test for parties in swing state Wisconsin

Leader-Telegram - 12 Jun 2018
FILE - In this March 2, 2015, file photo, Wisconsin Republican state Rep. Andre Jacque is seen at a labor committee hearing at the State Capitol in Madison, Wis. Jacque faces Democrat Caleb Frostman in a special election in northeastern Wisconsin's 1st ...
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Colorado independents will be able to vote in party primaries

CBS News - 22 Jun 2018
But there's little sign that the major party gubernatorial candidates are reaching out in this swing state where Democrats and Republicans each have roughly 1 million registered voters. Presumed Democratic front-runners U.S. Rep. Jared Polis and former ...
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Netflix in July 2018: What's coming ... and going

WHAS11.com - 22 Jun 2018
(USA Today) - Planning to spend the summer indoors watching TV? Netflix won't judge you. The streaming service has plenty of fresh titles to keep you on the couch in July, from a baking competition show ("Sugar Rush") to an alien-invasion sci-fi film ...
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Trump family separation policy roils swing-district Republicans

Politico - 20 Jun 2018
Join POLITICO Playbook co-authors Anna Palmer and Jake Sherman and Playbook Florida author Marc Caputo for a special Playbook Elections event in the battleground state of Florida to discuss the 2018 midterm cycle and issues shaping the races. Part of ...
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As EU slaps tariffs on US, has world trade war become inevitable?

Aljazeera.com - 22 Jun 2018
And orange juice - one of the most important crops in Florida: a swing state whose Republican governor, Rick Scott, is in a tight race for a Senate seat. Nor is the EU alone. Canada, China and India have all announced sweeping tariffs on US goods in ...
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visit swing state Nevada

STL.News (blog) - 18 Jun 2018
LAS VEGAS (AP) — President Donald Trump will headline the Nevada Republican Party's convention on Saturday and also appear at a fundraiser with Republican U.S. Sen. Dean Heller, officials confirmed Monday. Heller is considered the most vulnerable ...
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Will Democrats Be Able to Help Swing Control of the House?

New York Times - 04 Jun 2018
Democrats are counting on the state to flip several congressional seats and help the party win control of the House. Californians go to the polls on Tuesday to vote in what is known as a “jungle primary” — voters from any party can choose a candidate ...
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David E. Dix: Is Ohio no longer a swing state politically?

Record-Courier - 27 May 2018
A commentator on MSNBC during the primary vote count a couple of weeks ago said that the experts now consider us Republican, the people of Ohio having so firmly voted for Donald Trump in the 2016 election, with Trump winning by more than eight ...
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EU to launch counter-tariffs against US on Friday

BBC News - 20 Jun 2018
Bourbon whiskey is produced in Kentucky, the state of Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell. Orange juice is a key export for Florida, a swing state in the US elections. Meanwhile, economists have warned the US metal tariffs could lead to higher metal ...

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