Government & Politics

Acting Like The Majority Party (Robert Coon On Politics)
Robert Coon

Acting Like The Majority Party (Robert Coon On Politics)

Now that the August recess is over and members of Congress are back at work, GOP leaders in the House of Representatives are finding themselves in a familiar situation - infighting within the caucus. As the minority party in Washington, some level of internal conflict is expected, but will the GOP be able to coalesce if they win majority of the Senate this November?
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Asa Hutchinson Raised More Than $420K in August; Mike Ross Took In $370K

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