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Democratic Rep. Beto O'Rourke makes a point as Republican Sen. Ted Cruz listens Friday during a debate at Southern Methodist University in Dallas. Tom Fox/Pool/Getty Images hide caption

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Surprisingly Close Texas Senate Race Sparks Testy Debate For Cruz, O'Rourke

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U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke speaks during a campaign rally in Plano, Texas, on Saturday. O'Rourke is the Democratic challenger for the Senate seat currently held by Senator Ted Cruz, R-Texas. Laura Buckman/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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The Biggest Hurdle For Beto O'Rourke In Texas Is Turning Out Latino Voters

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Former President Bill Clinton plays with balloons onstage at the end of the fourth day of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia in July. Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images hide caption

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Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, the Republican vice presidential nominee, headlined Wednesday's event. But all eyes were on Ted Cruz earlier in the evening for his refusal to endorse Donald Trump. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders speaks during a rally in Washington, D.C., on June 9. Although he didn't win the nomination, Sanders' grass-roots fundraising has broken records. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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Will The Millions Of People Who Gave Money To Bernie Sanders Give To Democrats?

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Colorado Democrats pack a gym at a Denver high school during caucuses on March 1, 2016. The crowds and long lines have led to calls for the state to move to an open primary system. Marc Piscotty/Getty Images hide caption

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Americans Don't Like Caucuses, But Replacing Them With Primaries Isn't Easy

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Vice President Hubert Humphrey (right) and his running mate, Sen. Edmund S. Muskie, wave to the crowd with their wives at the Democratic Convention in Chicago on Aug. 29, 1968. Violence ensued inside and outside the convention hall. AP hide caption

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Republican presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz is joined by former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina during a rally in Indianapolis on Wednesday. Cruz announced he has tapped Fiorina to serve as his running mate. Michael Conroy/AP hide caption

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Hillary Clinton addresses supporters after winning four of five Northeastern states Tuesday night. Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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