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Arizona 01: Republican Challenger Wendy Rogers Surging Against Democrat Incumbent

A Republican challenger in Arizona is surging against her Democrat incumbent opponent, and has the potential for an upset victory in Tuesday’s midterm elections.

Wendy Rogers is polling neck and neck with Rep. Tom O’Halleran (D-Ariz.) in the state’s 1st Congressional District, and GOP turnout has been strong. Republicans are leading the early ballot race by more than 5800 in the district.

Rogers, an Air Force veteran, was one of the first 100 women to fly in combat. She was commissioned into the Air Force from Michigan State University. She received a master’s degree from the University of Alabama in Clinical Social Work. She finished her prolific military career with over 3,000 hours of flight time, earning numerous commendations, including the Defense Meritorious Service Medal.

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