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Wednesday, June 20, 2018

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As the calendar flips to 2014, the political world will turn its attention to the upcoming midterm elections. While the fields for many of the races are not yet set, the schedule will certainly be packed with several consequential elections that will determine which party controls Congress and several statehouses, and set the political agenda for the next two years. Unfortunately for fans of sober policy debate, it will also be packed with crazy people.

Liz Cheney may have dropped her Senate bid in Wyoming on Monday, but there are still several elections on the docket that could end up giving the 2014 midterms a serious circus tent vibe. Here are four elections that could turn out to be especially outrageous: