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Bo Rader | Wichita Eagle | Tribune News Service | Getty ImagesLibertarian and conservative donors who attended the annual Koch network summit over the weekend discussed the need to defend the GOP majority in the Senate as a backstop in case a Democrat defeats President Donald Trump in November. Hotels, casinos and other retailers tied to the travel industry could also be at risk if foot traffic declines, Cramer added, pointing to the mid-single-digit drops in Las Vegas Sands and Wynn Resorts shares. farm goods, considered a critical part of a trade agreement with Washington. "He's done a hell of a job, and he's going to do what he has to do. "A Nike spokesman said the company did not have anything to add beyond the HRC letter it signed in April

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