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Primary Challenges In The Wake Of Cantor's Defeat05:42

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Voters will get a chance to weigh in tomorrow in the first primary elections since new House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy was elected after Eric Cantor’s surprise defeat.

Primary elections are being held in Mississippi, Oklahoma, Colorado, Maryland and New York, and several of the races feature incumbents facing tough challenges.

NPR’s Charlie Mahtesian sits down with Sacha Pfeiffer to talk about what races and candidates to watch for.


This segment aired on June 23, 2014.

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