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'Squad' sweep: Omar holds off primary challenger

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Published on August 12, 2020 - Duration: 01:54s

'Squad' sweep: Omar holds off primary challenger

U.S. Representative Ilhan Omar held off a well-funded challenger Tuesday and won the Democratic primary in her congressional district, putting her on track for re-election in November along with other members of the "Squad" of four liberal freshmen.

Gloria Tso reports.

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