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Specter Survives Challenge from Conservative GOP Rival

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Specter Survives Challenge from Conservative GOP Rival

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Specter Survives Challenge from Conservative GOP Rival

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NPR's Mike Pesca reports on the results of Pennsylvania's Republican senate primary. Incumbent Sen. Arlen Specter — seen as a moderate Republican — survived a close challenge from social and fiscal conservative congressman Pat Toomey.

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