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    Senate Democrats in Panic Mode

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    What was once considered a lock - Democrats retaking the Senate - is now looking more and more unlikely. What’s behind the dimming prospects?

    The man in charging of getting Democrats elected to the Senate, Sen. Jon Tester (D-Mont.) is sounding the alarm, claiming that if the election were held today, Republicans would retain their majority. Find out how an influx of oligarch cash may save the GOP in November.

    And, the two Sams details a Department of Justice Inspector General report knocking the bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives for how it conducts certain sting operations. 

    Finally, “What is Aleppo?” Gary Johnson got roundly mocked for asking that, in response to a policy question on the Syrian Civil War flashpoint. Although he was nominated for our Garbage Can segment for that gaffe, someone else related to the story got the toss. Kick off your shoes and find out who, folks: Friday is Garbage Can Day!

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