A Super Tuesday for Lincoln Chafee Liberal Rhode Island Sen. Lincoln Chafee defeats a challenge from conservative Steve Laffey in the Republican primary in a closely watched Senate races. In New York, Sen. Hillary Clinton trounces antiwar rival Jonathan Tasini, who unsuccessfully tried to replicate the David v. Goliath scenario in Connecticut.
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A Super Tuesday for Lincoln Chafee

Rhode Island Sen. Chafee, who survived a tough Republican primary, now faces a strong Democrat in Sheldon Whitehouse. hide caption

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Graf ran on an uncompromising anti-illegal immigration platform in Arizona's 8th district and won the primary. Can he hold the seat for the GOP? hide caption

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Twenty-three years ago today, former Sen. McGovern announces his candidacy for the 1984 Democratic presidential nomination. hide caption

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