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Retirements, redistricting and Texas surprise squeeze House Democratic majority

2 monthes ago   |   By Politico

Democrats have jumped to argue that the latest House special election outside Fort Worth, Texas - where none of their candidates managed to make the runoff - is no harbinger for next year's midterms.
The party's top candidate in that race fears otherwise.
“It's not a good omen. It's not a good portend for 2022 that we got shut out,” said Jana Lynne Sanchez, who failed to make the runoff by just 354 votes amid a split Democratic field and, more importantly, surprisingly low turnout. “I'm sounding the alarm bell today, and I'm saying we really have to work hard.”
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