Situational awareness – October 19, 2018

Good Thursday morning from Salt Lake City.

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Executive summary: Mia Love’s campaign claims vindication in their fundraising flap. John Bolton and John Kelly get into a screaming match in the White House. There is still a path for Republicans to keep control of the House in November despite a strong electoral headwind.