( CNN) Rep Dana Rohrabacher, a California Republican dealing with a possibly tough re-election this loss, inhabits an uncommon room in national politics.

Democratsencountering the nation have actually largely steered clear of from speaking about Russia, selecting instead to concentrate on problems like healthcare, taxation the responsibilities and also education and learning. And this race is no various.

Onthe ground right here in the beachside area Rohrabacher has actually stood for considering that 1989 and also as citizens opt in between a large slate of sixteen prospects in Tuesday's main, also Democrats hellbent on ousting Rohrabacher from workplace assume their congressman's connections to Russia are not likely to lead citizens to the surveys.