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Laurie Crockett, a librarian and self-described libertarian, at home in Jordanville, N.Y., May 6, 2018. Crockett is a fan of Rep. Claudia Tenney, a first-term Republican congresswoman from this upstate district who has remained an unabashed supporter of President Donald Trump. “She’s tenacious and speaks her mind about things that she believes in,” Crockett said. (Nathaniel Brooks/The New York Times)