Rep. Kay Granger, R-Texas, leaves a closed-door Republican strategy session at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, July 31, 2014.
Rep. Kay Granger, R-Texas, leaves a closed-door Republican strategy session at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, July 31, 2014. J. Scott Applewhite AP
Rep. Kay Granger, R-Texas, leaves a closed-door Republican strategy session at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, July 31, 2014. J. Scott Applewhite AP

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