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Republicans averted a worst-case scenario - the nomination of an ex-convict coal baron in West Virginia - but faced warning signs elsewhere. Todd Rokita and Luke Messer.

President Trump speaks during a roundtable with chief executives of automakers Friday at the White House. He and other vulnerable Democrats have joined with Republicans on some votes, signaling the threat they face in opposing Trump too often. Trump won the state by about 20 percentage points in 2016, giving the party confidence that it could challenge Donnelly regardless of the primary victor. Currently, the split is 51 Republicans to 47 Democrats.

The Nebraska Democratic Party is touting a "blue wave" of support and "astounding increase" in Democrats requesting vote-by-mail ballots.

Manchin, a conservative-leaning Democrat, has led a relatively charmed political life, twice winning races for governor and for the seat he holds now.

Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is projected to win the West Virginia GOP Senate primary, according to NBC News. "Vote Rep. Jenkins or A.G. Morrisey".

The first major round of primary elections take place Tuesday, with stakes for control of the House and Senate after November's midterm elections. Sherrod Brown, who ran unopposed.

While the NRSC and outside groups like America Rising have been hitting Donnelly repeatedly since nearly immediately after the 2016 election concluded, Trump and Pence are now going in for the kill.

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But the county also has the largest number of Democrats - 337,829.

Tuesday's numbers can't be compared directly to 2016's, said Mike Dawson, a Republican strategist and expert on OH elections statistics. Washington Republicans believed that Pittenger would again ward off Harris, and they offered the incumbent no assistance.

"Statistically, there was no surge in voting in the Democratic primary", Dawson said. Because of that conviction, most Republican operatives saw Blankenship as unelectable. Party divides are steep on perceptions of Comey, with 70% of Democrats saying they think Comey has mostly said true things about the investigation while just 21% of Republicans agree.

Trump has had a rocky relationship with Republican senators over the course of his presidency. NBC had not called the Republican primary shortly before 11 p.m. ET on Tuesday.

Braun will now prepare to tackle Donnelly for his U.S. Senate seat, and as part of that effort, Republicans across the state, including Mike Pence, congratulated Braun.

Trump-backed Rep. Jim Renacci is projected to win the GOP Senate primary in OH, according to NBC.

Rosen, when asked if she felt Trump should be impeached, said "No one is above the law, not even the president". At one point, while attacking Taylor's ethics, the DeWine camp tweeted #LockHerUp. Meanwhile, the Republican side had DeWine and Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor calling each other names, invoking Barack Obama and doing "whatever Republicans do in red meat primaries to gin up their base". "It may have just been Republicans had more reason to show up". So far, though, they are assembling a 2018 slate tied closely to him in every important race.