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Kentucky governor race too close to call; Dems flip Virginia

WorldNews Wednesday, 6 November 2019
Kentucky governor race too close to call; Dems flip VirginiaDemocrats took full control of the Virginia legislature for the first time in more than two decades on Tuesday while the race for governor in deeply Republican Kentucky was too close to call despite a last-minute boost from President Donald Trump. In Kentucky, Democratic challenger Andy Beshear held a narrow lead and declared victory in the governor's race over Republican incumbent Matt Bevin, though Bevin had not yet conceded. And in Virginia, Democrats flipped control of the state Senate and House, gaining outright control of state government in a state that is often a battleground for the White House. "I'm here to officially declare today, November 5, 2019, that Virginia is...
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Democratic candidate for Governor of Kentucky Andy Beshear claims victory on Tuesday night (November 6), in tight race with Trump-backed Republican Governor Matt Bevin.

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