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In Conn., Rep. Shays Faces Tough Challenge

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In Conn., Rep. Shays Faces Tough Challenge

Election 2008

In Conn., Rep. Shays Faces Tough Challenge

In Conn., Rep. Shays Faces Tough Challenge

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Ten-term Connecticut Rep. Christopher Shays is the last Republican House member from New England.

This year, with an unpopular president and a well-financed opponent in Democrat Jim Himes, Shays finds himself in a very vulnerable position.

Diane Orson reports for member station WNPR.

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