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In Search Of A Bellwether, Democrats Look To The House

After taking a beating in November, some Democrats woke up Wednesday with Georgia still on their mind. Jon Ossoff, a 30-year-old political novice, fell just short of a shocking victory in Georgia's sixth congressional district. But how much can one well off Atlanta suburb can tell us about the future direction of the country? And what's the path forward for Democrats seeking to capture 24 seats in the House in 2018? Joining 1A guest host Indira Lakshmanan is Andra Gillespie, professor of political science at Emory University, Jessica Taylor, lead digital political reporter at NPR, Domenico Montanaro, lead political editor at NPR, Stephanie Murphy, U.S. representative (D) for Florida's 7th congressional district and Pete Buttigieg, mayor of South Bend, Indiana.

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