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President Barack Obama sounded the alarm on midterm elections again Thursday, warning that the party's candidates will get "clobbered" in November unless they encourage their constituencies to get out the vote.
As Texas Democrats zero in on Attorney General Greg Abbott's (R) stance toward the gender wage gap, a campaign spokesman said that if Abbott were governor he wouldn't sign legislation making it easier for women to bring a pay discrimination suit.