Guy Benson
The battle in CA-47 is a "nailbiter," according to Van Tran campaign manager George Andrews.  "At this point, it's going to be a long night -- but we're trending in the right direction," he tells Townhall.

At this early hour, incumbent Democrat Loretta Sanchez leads Tran by 107 votes.

Guy Benson

Guy Benson is's Political Editor. Follow him on Twitter @guypbenson. He is co-authors with Mary Katharine Ham for their new book End of Discussion: How the Left's Outrage Industry Shuts Down Debate, Manipulates Voters, and Makes America Less Free (and Fun).

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