Republicans are running hard on the issue, but the Democrats' defensiveness may cost them dear with vital Latino votersCan the GOP win back the US Senate this November? Even three months ago, most political observers considered that a mathematical near-impossibility. Now, with Republicans all but certain to capture 44 seats, and another eight seats considered "toss-ups", it's not just a GOP fantasy.
In the latest state polls, Republican candidates are leading Democratic candidates, or running neck-and-neck with them, in six of the eight toss-up contests. In the other two, they trail by only a slight margin. Continue reading Immigration: the midterm battleground
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