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Analysis: Texas Democratic candidates find friendly donors in hostile congressional districts

A pack of Texas Democratic challengers out-raised Republican incumbents in Congress. Now they've got to figure out how to wrestle away districts where, in most cases, Republicans win with ease.

Top row: U.S. Rep. John Carter, U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz and U.S. Rep. John Culberson. Bottom row; U.S. Reps. Will Hurd, Pete Sessions, Roger Williams and Pete Olson.

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