ICYMI: Flake’s Vulnerability Feeds GOP Senate Concerns [AP]

“Jeff Flake just can’t catch a break. He continues to be a sitting duck to the attacks of his Arizona GOP enemies,” said Arizona Democratic Party Communications Director Enrique Gutierrez. “Seems both sides are tired of his inefficiency as a lawmaker, and are working hard to replace him. Arizonans see right through him - spending his time in Washington voting against their interest - they know it’s time for him to go.”

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Arizona Sen. Flake's vulnerability feeds GOP Senate concerns 

Associated Press | Erica Werner and Bob Christie | 10/8/2017

KEY POINTS:

"...Flake is bottoming out in polls. Yet Republicans look like they may be stuck with a hard-core conservative challenger who some fear could win the primary but lose in the general election."

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"'I don't see how he survives a primary. I don't see how he survives a general. The numbers just don't add up,' added Surabian, who worked at the White House as an adviser to Steve Bannon, then the president's top strategist."

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"But Flake can't even count on support from fellow members of his Arizona delegation. GOP Rep. Trent Franks demurred when asked if he would be supporting Flake for re-election.

'I'm probably not going to, for a lot of reasons, not going to address that,' Franks said..."

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