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Will older voters drift away from GOP in 2014 mid-term elections?
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By Pat Cunningham
July 23, 2013 11:11 a.m.



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Widely-respected political analyst Charlie Cook SEES HINTS of a shift among America’s older voters:

Democrats are closely watching the voting pattern of older Americans, a group that voted heavily Republican in the 2010 midterm and, to a lesser extent, in 2012; in March and July surveys, older voters’ responses are showing only about half the GOP margin they voted last November and about a quarter of the Republican margin in the 2010 midterm election. It’s unclear what exactly is going on, but this formerly strong Democratic group had moved pretty heavily against Democrats and Obama since he took office. Some ...

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