So far, at least 20 U.S. House Republicans have chosen choosing not to run for reelection in 2020. Many of them are in districts House Democrats have targeted for the last few months. This comes as the GOP looks to gain more than 30 seats to regain control of the House. Soledad O’Brien sits down with Republican Strategist Bruce Mehlman to discuss the path going into the 2020 election.

 

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