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The Washington Post| Wed Nov 08 16:00:06 EST 2017
A wave of Democratic victories ignited a ferocious debate across the Republican Party Wednesday over whether President Trump’s un­or­tho­dox behavior and polarizing agenda is jeopardizing the GOP’s firm grip on power in Congress, governors’ mansions and state legislatures. The recriminations sparked by Tuesday’s results — a decisive rebuke of Trump and his policies in Virginia and elsewhere — threatened the fragile GOP push to pass sweeping tax cuts by the end of the year and raised deeper questions about Republican identity and fealty to a historically unpopular president. One year ahead of the 2018 midterm elections, Republicans are increasingly uncertain about keeping their majorities on ..

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