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Flake eyes 2020 primary challenge to stop Trump

Flake eyes 2020 primary challenge to stop Trump

Jeff Flake has a direct message for the Republicans of New Hampshire: Someone needs to stop Donald Trump. And Flake, a Republican senator from Arizona, may stand up against the Republican president in 2020 — either as a Republican or an independent — if no one else does.

"It has not been in my plans to run for president, but I have not ruled it out," the 55-year-old Republican said Friday in his first solo political appearance in New Hampshire. The state is expected to host the nation's first presidential primary election in less than two years.

He continued: "I hope that that someone does run in the Republican primary, somebody to challenge the president. I...

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