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This combo made from file photos shows New Jersey candidates for U.S. Senate, Republican Jeff Bell, left, and incumbent Democratic Sen. Cory Booker. New Jersey has not elected a Republican to the U.S. Senate since 1972, but conservatives think they have a chance with Bell, a little-known candidate taking on the well-funded Booker. (AP Photo/Mel Evans, J. Scott Applewhite)

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A top Kansas election official ruled Thursday that Democrat Chad Taylor will remain on the ballot for the race for U.S. Senate, despite Mr. Taylor abruptly withdrawing from the election. (Associated Press)

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Democrat Michelle Nunn, center, a U.S. Senate candidate, greets supportes after a candidates forum with Republican nominee David Perdue, Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, in Macon, Ga. The Georgia race is one of the most closely watched this year as Republicans make a push to take control of the Senate for the last two years of Obama's term. (AP Photo/Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Kent D. Johnson) MARIETTA DAILY OUT; GWINNETT DAILY POST OUT; LOCAL TELEVISION OUT; WXIA-TV OUT; WGCL-TV OUT

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U.S. Senate candidates, Democrat Michelle Nunn, left, and Republican David Perdue, shake hands before their televised candidates forum Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, in Macon, Ga. The Georgia race is one of the most closely watched this year as Republicans make a push to take control of the Senate for the last two years of Obama's term. (AP Photo/The Macon Telegraph, Woody Marshall)

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Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich is currently serving a 14-year prison sentence for political corruption — including for seeking to sell or trade an appointment to President Obama's vacated U.S. Senate seat in exchange for campaign contributions or a well-paying job. (Associated Press)

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Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich is currently serving a 14-year prison sentence for political corruption — including for seeking to sell or trade an appointment to President Obama's vacated U.S. Senate seat in exchange for campaign contributions or a well-paying job. (Associated Press)

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Dan Sullivan, candidate for the Republican candidate for election to the U.S. Senate, waves signs along a busy street on the morning of Alaska's primary election Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, in Anchorage, Alaska. (AP Photo/Becky Bohrer)

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U.S. Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin acknowledges applause from the crowd of supporters at the Illinois Democratic County Chairmen's Association's annual state fair Governor's Day brunch on Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014, in Springfield, Ill. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman)

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** FILE ** U.S. Senate candidate and Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes, D-Ky., rallies a group of supporters during a campaign stop in Brandenburg, Ky., on Wednesday, July 30, 2014. (AP Photo/David Stephenson)

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Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) talks with supporters following a U.S. Senate debate with his opponent State Treasurer Josh Mandel (R) at WCET-TV Studios, Cincinnati, Ohio, Thursday, October 25, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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** FILE ** Former Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer, shown here in Helena, Mont., August, 2012, says he will not run for Montana's open U.S. Senate seat in 2014. (AP Photo/Matt Gouras, File)

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U.S. Senate candidate Bruce Braley speaks Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, during the Bruce Blues & BBQ fundraiser for the Braley senate campaign at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Scott Morgan)

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U.S. Senate candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes gave her victory speech at her primary election night celebration at the Carrick House in Lexington, Ky., on Tuesday, May 20, 2014. (AP Photo/The Lexington Herald-Leader, Pablo Alcala)

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Former Massachusetts U.S. Senator Scott Brown announces his plans to run for the U.S. Senate in New Hampshire Thursday, April 10, 2014 in Portsmouth, N.H. Brown hopes to unseat U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H. (AP Photo/Jim Cole)

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Sen. Thad Cochran, Mississippi Republican, narrowly defeated state Sen. Chris McDaniel in a runoff for his party's nomination to U.S. Senate. (Associated Press)

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U.S. Senate candidate Bruce Braley speaks Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, during the Bruce Blues & BBQ fundraiser for the Braley senate campaign at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Scott Morgan)

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** FILE ** Former Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer, shown here in Helena, Mont., August, 2012, says he will not run for Montana's open U.S. Senate seat in 2014. (AP Photo/Matt Gouras, File)

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Former U.S. Rep. and presidential candidate Ron Paul speaks at a campaign rally for U.S. Senate candidate Chris McDaniel, Saturday, June 14, 2014, at Gander Mountain in Hattiesburg, Miss.(AP Photo/The Hattiesburg American, Kelly Price)

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** FILE ** Former Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer, shown here in Helena, Mont., August, 2012, says he will not run for Montana's open U.S. Senate seat in 2014. (AP Photo/Matt Gouras, File)

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Former U.S. Rep. and presidential candidate Ron Paul. (AP Photo/The Hattiesburg American, Kelly Price)