Troy Balderson, Republican candidate for Ohio’s 12th Congressional District, shakes hands with a few supporters during an election night party Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, in Newark, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Troy Balderson, Republican candidate for Ohio’s 12th Congressional District, shakes hands with a few supporters during an election night party Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, in Newark, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete) Jay LaPrete AP
Troy Balderson, Republican candidate for Ohio’s 12th Congressional District, shakes hands with a few supporters during an election night party Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, in Newark, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete) Jay LaPrete AP

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