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Experts: Moscow Mess May Hurt GOP

Some experts are saying that the Idaho GOP's Mess in Moscow may give Democratic opponents a better shot at winning statewide races and repel valuable volunteers this fall. A report by Kimberlee Kruesi/Associated Press sez: "Idaho is a Republican-dominated state, so there isn't a threat that Democrats could surge ahead on election day in November, Weatherby said. But there is a chance that GOP political divisions between tea party forces and establishment candidates could make political races much more competitive for Republican candidates facing challengers, he said. More here.

Question: I'm under the impression that the Idaho GOP can do any fool thing it wants without turning off straight-ticket voters. How about you?

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