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Trump predicts Republicans will do "very well" in 2018

President Trump promised success for the GOP in next year's midterm elections in a morning tweet, glossing over his party's failures in November's Virginia gubernatorial race and last week's Alabama special Senate election:

Don't forget: Trump issued full-throated endorsements of both Gillespie and Moore in their respective races. And Trump's also forgetting a Democratic win in a congressional race — California's 34th district — though it wasn't even contested by the GOP.

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