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Roll Call: It’s Déjà vu All Over Again in Southwest Pennsylvania

by Emily O'Connor

The WG’s David Winston explains similarities between the PA-18 special election and a similar defeat for Republicans in 2010:

“In 2010, the special election in Pennsylvania’s 12th District was a tough loss when history dictated Republicans should’ve expected to pick up seats in congressional elections in a nonpresidential year. In reality, that defeat ended up being a gift to the GOP. The unexpected loss jolted Republicans out of their complacency.”

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