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IN THE NEWS: Is Joe Donnelly beatable? Not if you ask many “Lugar Republicans”

INDIANAPOLIS - As the GOP’s senate candidates continue taking up more extreme positions that they believe will help them come May, the Republican voters who routinely powered Richard Lugar to victory find themselves drifting towards Joe Donnelly, Abdul Hakim-Shabazz notes. In a new column for the Statehouse File, Hakim-Shabazz writes that a “significant voting bloc” of Republicans don’t think Joe is beatable. More and more of the so-called “Lugar Republicans” don’t see how any of the GOP candidates will do a better job in the Senate than Joe has – and they’re beginning to give him their support. Read More