Among the many lessons from watching Democrat Conor Lamb sack GOP candidate Rick Saccone in a deep red Pennsylvania district is the fact that letting candidates keep it local has proven to be a winning strategy for Democrats. All you have to do is look at the disparity in what the campaigns of Lamb and Saccone spent vs. the spending of outside groups in the race to get an idea of which candidate determined their own message.
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