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Texas Republican Congressman Loses To Tea Party Challenger In Runoff

By Michael A. Memoli, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — The oldest member of Congress became the first incumbent to lose a primary election in 2014, as former U.S. Attorney John Ratcliffe edged 17-term incumbent Rep. Ralph M. Hall in a Republican runoff in Texas. In a year when many veteran lawmakers are leaving voluntarily, Hall, 91, […]

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