New Polls in Arizona and Nevada Show Tight Races in GOP-Held Seats
While there are 10 Senate Democrats on the ballot this November in states won by Donald Trump in 2016, two western states are held by Republicans and are critical to holding the Senate majority.
Polls released in Arizona and Nevada showed tight races in both states.
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The Hill: Poll: Arizona Senate Race in Dead Heat
Arizona’s pivotal Senate race is in a dead heat, with Rep. Martha McSally (R-Ariz.) narrowly leading Rep. Kyrsten Sinema (D-Ariz.) by 1 point, according to a new poll.
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Primary Recap: What Happened in Florida and Arizona?
Voters in Florida and Arizona picked candidates in key races up and down the ballot Tuesday night. While the primaries for Senate in Florida were a bit of a formality, Sen. Bill Nelson (D-FL) and Gov. Rick Scott (R-FL) faced little to no opposition, the governor’s race provided one of the biggest surprises of the night, if not the midterms.
In Arizona, Republican voters finally decided on a candidate to take on Rep. Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) in the general election. Their choice? The first U.S. female fighter pilot to fly in combat.
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THE AR INTEL WEEK AHEAD: 08-27-18
Washington, D.C. is mourning the passing of Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) this week. McCain, a husband, father of seven, Vietnam veteran, Republican congressman and senator from Arizona, and a two-time contender for the presidency, passed away on Saturday at the age of 81 after battling a malignant brain tumor since 2017.
Tributes from around the world have poured in for the late senator, hailing McCain as the ultimate American hero, patriot, and statesman. Politicians, both Republicans and Democrats alike, praised the man they knew as the ‘Maverick’ as a faithful servant of democracy, and one who lived his life true to his principles, unafraid to go his own way.
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Axios: Brutal poll: Democrats’ Senate dream slips away
To win the Senate, Democrats need to keep all 10 seats they’re defending in states that President Trump won in 2016 — plus pick up two more seats.
Why it matters: That’s not happening. A new Axios/SurveyMonkey poll of key states shows Dems would lose three of those red-state seats while picking up two GOP seats — still short of the majority.
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VIDEO: McSally Collects More Signatures Than Any Other AZ-SEN Candidate
Rep. Martha McSally announced Tuesday at an event in Phoenix that she collected more signatures than any other candidate, Democrat or Republican, in order to appear on the August primary ballot.
AR Intel has exclusive video of McSally making this announcement and a breakdown of the signature totals brought in by not just McSally’s campaign, but all the candidates running for Senate in Arizona. To get exclusive access to the video and vote totals, become an AR Intel Insider today!
Morning Consult’s May Midterm Polling Update: By The Numbers
Morning Consult published a series of new polling numbers that track President Trump’s approval rating, the generic congressional ballot, approval of incumbent senators, and top policy issues.
AR Intel distilled the numbers and broke everything down. To see that analysis, become an AR Intel Insider today!
Exclusive Video: Martha McSally on How She Helped Save the A-10 Warthog
Rep. Martha McSally (R-AZ) has a long, impressive record when it comes to military service. She served in the United States Air force from 1988 to 2010 and became the first U.S. woman to fly into combat in 1991.
In video exclusively obtained by AR Intel, McSally recalls the story of how she helped save plane she flew in combat from being mothballed. To watch that video, become an AR Intel Insider today!