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The Primaries Project: How the Tea Party is Winning While Losing

August 4, 2014, Elaine Kamarck

Elaine Kamarck explains that while the Tea Party has not had as much success at the polls during this primary season, its effect on national policy is unmistakable. Recent gridlock in Congress may well have to do with the onslaught of ideological Republican primary challenges.

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