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Democrats could be doomed, new poll shows

The hits just keep on coming for the Democrats. On the heels of a poll showing the party is in its worst shape in 20 years, a new Politico poll shows they face an uphill battle heading into the midterm elections

The poll targeted hotly contested areas and showed the Republicans have a solid advantage at this point.

Not helping the Democrats is President Barack Obama’s approval rating. Of those polled, only 40 percent approve of the job he’s doing.

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