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    How will Democrats try to hold onto seats in Republican-leaning states even as Barack Obama maintains his strong tilt to the political left.

    Democrats have to defend seats in seven states carried by Mitt Romney and in four states that were target states in the 2012 presidential election.

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    With Dems on defensive GOP has chance to capture Senate

    The lineup is certainly favorable to Republicans. Assuming the New Jersey seat now held by Republican appointee Jeff Chiesa goes Democratic in the October special election, only 14 Republican seats will be up in 2014, as against 21 Democratic seats.

    The filibuster threat against Director Cordray is an attempt to weaken the consumer agency. It's bad for consumers, small banks, credit unions, for anyone trying to offer an honest product in an honest market. ~ Senator Elizabeth Warren

    by anyname on Wed Jul 10, 2013 at 03:30:19 AM PDT

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