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Senate race a proxy battle?

moran-tiahrt1The Swing State Project blog expressed puzzlement over the decision of former House Speaker Dennis Hastert to endorse Rep. Todd Tiahrt, R-Goddard, over Rep. Jerry Moran, R-Hays, for U.S. Senate next year. "Maybe Hastert sees this as a proxy battle over the GOP's heart-and-soul," concluded the blog.