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  1. The age of incumbencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | Politico

    ... in a race that went into a storm-delayed overtime. In the House, three incumbents have lost - the nonagenarian Ralph Hall, reindeer farmer Kerry Bentivolio and Cantor - and to match the postwar average in non-redistricting years, two more would have ...

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  2. The biggest hypocrite in Congress?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Politico

    ... a throw-the-bums-out kind of year in Congress, then DesJarlais was the ultimate bum, and he ought to have joined Ralph Hall, Kerry Bentivolio and Eric Cantor as the only incumbent members of Congress to lose thus far. But clearly, the voters thought ...

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  3. Politiquizz: Winners, Losers, & QuittersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | OpenSecrets

    ... Agency. Then there are the casualties of GOP primaries. Former Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) and Rep. Ralph Hall (R-Texas) both fell to challengers with Tea Party backing. And finally, there are those members who are eager to move on to bigger ...

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  4. Ted Cruz for President?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 9 | The Atlantic

    ... to oust a Republican incumbent in a primary this year when he unseated 91-year-old Texas Representative Ralph Hall. Ratcliffe told me he modeled his campaign on Cruz's from 2012; his message in speeches is that he will not be an automatic vote for ...

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  5. Civil war to rage onRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | Politico

    ... success in some races hasn't cowed outside conservative groups, which helped rack up victories against Rep. Ralph Hall in Texas and put Rep. Justin Amash over the edge in Michigan. "The grass roots have drastically changed the narrative especially ...

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  6. Sen. Lamar Alexander defeats tea party challengerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | The Washington Post

    ... to Cochran. This year, the tea party's high profile wins came in House races, where they defeated Cantor and Rep. Ralph Hall, a 91-year-old Texan, in GOP primaries. Conservatives also scored a win in the open U.S. Senate race in Nebraska, with the ...

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  7. GOP establishment wins primary battle, but it let tea party win the warRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... we've seen tea party-backed candidates defeat former House majority leader Eric Cantor in Virginia and Texas Rep. Ralph Hall, who is presently the longest serving Republican member of the House of Representatives . Rep. Justin Amash also beat back a ...

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  8. The tea partya s Senate primary hopes down to one final faceoff in TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | The Washington Post

    ... to Cochran. This year, the tea party's high profile wins came in House races, where they defeated Cantor and Rep. Ralph Hall, a 91-year-old Texan, in GOP primaries. Conservatives also scored a win in the open U.S. Senate race in Nebraska, with the ...

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  9. Michigan Gop Us House incumbent loses primaryRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Northern Michigan News

    ... inexplicably turned in fraudulent voter signatures when seeking a spot on the ballot. Bentivolio joins Texas Rep. Ralph Hall and former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor of Virginia on the list of incumbents ousted in primary races this year. ...

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  10. Michigan's Justin Amash Defeats Establishment Backed ChallengerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Outside the Beltway

    ... former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor. In Texas, attorney John Ratcliffe defeated long-time Congressman Ralph Hall in May and North Carolina Congressman Walter Jones beat back an establishment backed challenger . Another battle was taking place ...

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  11. Today's Counterfactual: Tea Party Incumbent loses to Establishment Republican in House PrimaryRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Outside the Beltway

    ... incumbents have lost this election cycle - Bentivolio and fellow Republican Reps. Eric Cantor of Virginia and Ralph Hall of Texas. Bentivolio, a former teacher and reindeer farmer, was elected in 2012 after a Republican incumbent was knocked off the ...

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  12. by the Numbers: 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Bloomberg

    ... scandal. Bentivolio joins Republicans Eric Cantor of Virginia, the former House majority leader, and Ralph Hall of Texas, the oldest House member in history, as the only House members denied renomination at this point of the election year. Rep. ...

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  13. Last shot: tea party comes up short in Tuesday's primaries in Kansas, MichiganRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Alabama Live

    ... Bentivolio is the third incumbent to lose this year in primary season. The other two incumbents to lose were Ralph Hall of Texas and GOP Majority Leader Eric Cantor of Virginia. U.S. Rep. Justin Amash, a Republican from the 3rd District, has ...

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  14. GOP establishment on a roll over tea partyRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... to lose in the primary, joining Republican Reps. Eric Cantor of Virginia, the former majority leader, and Ralph Hall of Texas on the House casualty list. He was unapologetic in defeat, railing against "crony capitalists." "The status quo in the ...

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  15. Trott Defeats GOP Incumbent Bentivolio in Mich. House PrimaryRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | News Max

    ... inexplicably turned in fraudulent voter signatures when seeking a spot on the ballot. Bentivolio joins Texas Rep. Ralph Hall and former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor of Virginia on the list of incumbents ousted in primary races this year. ...

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  16. Republican senator Pat Roberts, 78, beats Tea Party favourite (and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Daily Mail

    ... lose in the primary, joining Republican Representatives Eric Cantor of Virginia, the former majority leader, and Ralph Hall of Texas on the House casualty list. 'The status quo in the Republican Party is going to have to change whether they like it ...

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  17. Michigan primary claims 1 incumbent congressmanRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Washington Times

    ... a Senate seat. Bentivolio was only the third House incumbent to lose a primary this year, following Texas Rep. Ralph Hall and former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor in Virginia. In his concession speech, Bentivolio accused state Republican Party ...

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  18. Pat Roberts rallies over tea party challenger in Kansas GOP primaryRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Washington Times

    ... lose in a nomination race, following in the footsteps of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor of Virginia and Rep. Ralph Hall of Texas. Dave Wasserman of the Cook Political Report, warned against reading too much into the race, saying via Twitter "This ...

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  19. Kerry Bentivolio, 'Accidental Congressman,' Loses Primary To Romney-Backed David TrottRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Switched

    ... just the third incumbent to lose a primary this election cycle, following Republican Reps. Eric Cantor (Va.) and Ralph Hall (Texas). The 53-year-old Trott, who contributed nearly $2.5 million of his own money to his campaign, will face the winner of ...

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  20. Michigan GOP Rep. Kerry Bentivolio Loses Re-election Bid, AP ProjectsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Wall Street Journal

    ... Press projected. Mr. Bentivolio is the third incumbent to be defeated this cycle, following Texas Republican Rep. Ralph Hall and former House Majority...

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