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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. | Campaign consultants worked with Hawley’s official staff

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.— Out-of-state political consultants that went on to help run Republican Josh Hawley’s U.S. Senate campaign began advising his staff in the Missouri Attorney General’s Office soon after his inauguration to the seat, prompting Democrats to renew criticism of him as a ladder-climber. Records obtained by The Kansas City Star show campaign consultants … Continue reading JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. | Campaign consultants worked with Hawley’s official staff

SAN ANTONIO | O’Rourke’s improbable Senate run still needs Latinos to win

SAN ANTONIO — Beto O’Rourke’s improbable U.S. Senate campaign has challenged expectations of what was thought possible by a Democrat in Texas. But with just weeks before Election Day doubts remain over whether he can pull off another crucial feat: getting a surge of Latinos to the polls. Republican Sen. Ted Cruz is aiming to … Continue reading SAN ANTONIO | O’Rourke’s improbable Senate run still needs Latinos to win

WASHINGTON | Steve Bannon wants GOP to rally behind Trump

WASHINGTON — Steve Bannon has a dire warning for Republicans — rally around President Donald Trump. During a Sunday interview with The Associated Press, the former chief strategist to Trump said he believes the GOP would lose 35 to 40 seats in the House if the election were held today, thereby ceding their majority to … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Steve Bannon wants GOP to rally behind Trump