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Lamar Alexander Wins GOP Primary

10:20 PM, Aug 7, 2014 • By MICHAEL WARREN
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Republican senator Lamar Alexander has won his primary in Tennessee, according to the Associated Press:

Alexander faced state representative Joe Carr, who criticized the two-term senator chiefly for his support of the Gang of 8 immigration bill. Alexander is currently winning, 51 percent to 39 percent, over Carr.

Alexander is heavily favored to win the general election in November.

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