House candidate calls Clinton 'Antichrist'
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Montana House candidate Ryan Zinke, the early Republican front-runner for Montana's open House seat, called former Secretary of State Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonClinton backs Georgia governor hopeful on eve of primary Pressure rising on GOP after Trump–DOJ fight’s latest turn Press: Why Trump should thank FBI MORE the "Antichrist" in a recent campaign appearance, according to a local newspaper.

"We need to focus on the real enemy," he said referring to Clinton, according to the Big Fork Eagle, before calling her the Antichrist.

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Zinke, a former Navy SEAL, is one of six Republicans in a crowded field to replace Rep. Steve Daines (R-Mont.), who is running for the Senate. He's emerged as the early front-runner in the GOP primary due to his fundraising prowess. Zinke raised $450,000 in the last three months of 2013 and has $350,000 in the bank.

Democrats are hopeful they can make the House race competitive and have coalesced around John Lewis, a former staffer to Sen. Max BaucusMax Sieben BaucusClients’ Cohen ties become PR liability Green Party puts Dem seat at risk in Montana Business groups worried about Trump's China tariffs plan MORE (D-Mont.), as their candidate for the race.