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Flake: Anti-tariff Republican should challenge Trump in 2020

AP  |  Washington 

A says should be challenged in 2020 by a candidate who opposes tariffs and objects to Trump's full-throated attacks on political opponents and the media.

Sen of holds those views and he says he is aware that such a campaign "would be a tough go" because the GOP "is the right now."

But Flake says "that's not to say it will stay that way." He is retiring from the and has not ruled out a run for

Flake also chided Trump for attacking the press at a political rally Saturday night in Flake was speaking Sunday with NBC's on "" Trump used a vulgar phrase to describe Todd at the rally.

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First Published: Sun, March 11 2018. 22:15 IST