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Club podcast covers fight for Senate control, Cantor loss, tea party

June 26, 2014 | By Mike Hempen |

Do Republicans have a chance to regain the Senate in this year’s midterm elections? Which party has the advantage heading into the November elections? And what will Eric Cantor's stunning primary defeat mean for the tea party and the GOP?

SiriusXM Satellite Radio White House correspondent Jared Rizzi discusses these topics and others with American Enterprise Institute political scientist Norm Ornstein on the latest edition of Update-1.

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