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Arizona Dem Rep. Pastor Not Seeking Re-election

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Pastor's district is likely to stay in Democratic hands. It went for President Barack Obama in 2012 by a whopping 45 percentage points. Obama took 72 percent of the vote while Mitt Romney took 27 percent. In 2008 65 percent of Pastor's district went for Obama while 34 percent of the district went for Sen. John McCain (R-AZ).