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In blue Seattle, Trump supporters are starting to come out of hiding

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Martin Selig, Aug., 24, 2004.
Photographed at the Fairmont Olympic Hotel, where he was at a Republican event.

People who used to worry about backlash for supporting Donald Trump are "coming out of the woodwork" here. Trump has more than 1,200 donations from inside the city, and statewide has nearly three times more named donors than the six top Democratic candidates combined.

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