Jim DeMint

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heraldscotland
Right-wing America's war on voting rightsproof of identity from a narrow approved list skewed towards white voters. The
Right-wing America's war on voting rights
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
proof of identity from a narrow approved list skewed towards white voters. The Heritage Foundation’s President, Jim DeMint, gave a candid assessment of the legislation’s impact. “It’s something we’re working on all over the country,... Read more
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Newsmax
Sens. Cruz, Sessions on Brexit: Change Coming to US, Tooin, what is going on around us … I believe the American people too will choose
Sens. Cruz, Sessions on Brexit: Change Coming to US, Too
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
in, what is going on around us … I believe the American people too will choose independence this November." Former Sen. Jim DeMint of South Carolina, who now serves as president of The Heritage Foundation, a conservative think tank, tweeted: ©... Read more
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Salon.com
The Corey News Network: This is not the CNN that trailblazed cable TV journalismthis election season, Amanda Carpenter and Jeffrey Lord. Carpenter is a one-ti
The Corey News Network: This is not the CNN that trailblazed cable TV journalism
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
this election season, Amanda Carpenter and Jeffrey Lord. Carpenter is a one-time high-ranking staffer for former Senator Jim DeMint and current bane of the Senate Ted Cruz. In her latter capacity, she was a relentless cheerleader for Cruz’s brand... Read more
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Al.com
Father's Day 2016: Quotes, dad jokes, remembrances and moretitles in the world is parent, and one of the biggest blessings in the world is
Father's Day 2016: Quotes, dad jokes, remembrances and more
Al.com / Posted 8 days ago
titles in the world is parent, and one of the biggest blessings in the world is to have parents to call mom and dad." --- Jim DeMint "Being a father has been, without a doubt, my greatest source of achievement, pride and inspiration. Fatherhood... Read more
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The Hill
Top conservatives meet at secret dinner to discuss Cruz's futurespectrum of economic, national security and social conservatives seated at the
Top conservatives meet at secret dinner to discuss Cruz's future
The Hill / Posted 11 days ago
spectrum of economic, national security and social conservatives seated at the table included Heritage Foundation president Jim DeMint, Club for Growth president David McIntosh, direct mail guru Richard Viguerie, NRA board member and former... Read more
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Al.com
When is Father's Day 2016?titles in the world is parent, and one of the biggest blessings in the world is
When is Father's Day 2016?
Al.com / Posted 19 days ago
titles in the world is parent, and one of the biggest blessings in the world is to have parents to call mom and dad." --- Jim DeMint "My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me." - - Jim Valvano "When... Read more
19d
Roll Call
Confederate Flag Debate Showcases Scott as Symbolbefore winning his House seat in 2010. While awaiting the start of his second t
Confederate Flag Debate Showcases Scott as Symbol
Roll Call / Posted 19 days ago
before winning his House seat in 2010. While awaiting the start of his second term, he was appointed to the Senate when Jim DeMint resigned to take over the Heritage Foundation. South Carolina law requires Scott to run yet again in 2016, this... Read more
20d
The Atlantic
Mitch McConnell, Barry Goldwater, and the Embrace of Donald Trumpfrom his interactions with presidents (George W. Bush comes off as pretty funny
Mitch McConnell, Barry Goldwater, and the Embrace of Donald Trump
The Atlantic / Posted 20 days ago
from his interactions with presidents (George W. Bush comes off as pretty funny), settles a few scores (former Senator Jim DeMint, watch your back), and lays bare his contempt for a trio of Democrats—Barack Obama, Harry Reid, and Al Gore.... Read more
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Newsmax
Mitch McConnell Slams Jim DeMint in New MemoirSenate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell tells Newsmax TV that he slammed former
Mitch McConnell Slams Jim DeMint in New Memoir
Newsmax / Posted 22 days ago
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell tells Newsmax TV that he slammed former South Carolina Sen. Jim DeMint and the Senate Conservatives Fund that he founded in his new memoir because the group keeps "helping to nominate people who couldn’t' win in... Read more
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Breitbart
Sidney Blumenthal: ‘Nativism’ and ‘Racism’ Is What Donald Trump Is Aboutplanned to primary all Senate Republican moderates in the next cycle. Olympia S
Sidney Blumenthal: ‘Nativism’ and ‘Racism’ Is What Donald Trump Is About
Breitbart / Posted 23 days ago
planned to primary all Senate Republican moderates in the next cycle. Olympia Snowe is a particular target…In the Senate, Jim DeMint continues to be a Fifth Column of the right, allied to the House Republicans, against remaining Senate GOP... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
McConnell calls Obama 'condescending,' slams Reid, DeMint in new bookand regrettable" Reid comments. Some of McConnell's sharpest descriptions are
McConnell calls Obama 'condescending,' slams Reid, DeMint in new book
Chicago Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
and regrettable" Reid comments. Some of McConnell's sharpest descriptions are of some conservatives, notably former Sen. Jim DeMint, R-S.C., who now heads the conservative Heritage Foundation. As senator, DeMint was "almost submissive" at... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
McConnell calls Obama 'condescending,' slams Reid, DeMint in new bookand regrettable" Reid comments. Some of McConnell's sharpest descriptions are
McConnell calls Obama 'condescending,' slams Reid, DeMint in new book
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
and regrettable" Reid comments. Some of McConnell's sharpest descriptions are of some conservatives, notably former Sen. Jim DeMint, R-S.C., who now heads the conservative Heritage Foundation. As senator, DeMint was "almost submissive" at... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Capitol Hill Buzz: McConnell dishes on Obama, conservativesand regrettable" Reid comments. Some of McConnell's sharpest descriptions are
Capitol Hill Buzz: McConnell dishes on Obama, conservatives
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 26 days ago
and regrettable" Reid comments. Some of McConnell's sharpest descriptions are of some conservatives, notably former Sen. Jim DeMint, R-S.C., who now heads the conservative Heritage Foundation. As senator, DeMint was "almost submissive" at... Read more
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Breitbart
Americans Who Opt Out of Medicare Must Forfeit Social Security Benefitsthe ruling, which essentially decided that an entitlement program such as Medic
Americans Who Opt Out of Medicare Must Forfeit Social Security Benefits
Breitbart / Posted 26 days ago
the ruling, which essentially decided that an entitlement program such as Medicare is “mandatory,” then-Sen. Jim DeMint (R-SC) introduced the Retirement Freedom Act. The bill would have allowed Medicare and Social Security to be... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Capitol Hill Buzz: McConnell dishes on Obama, conservativesand regrettable" Reid comments. Some of McConnell's sharpest descriptions are
Capitol Hill Buzz: McConnell dishes on Obama, conservatives
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 26 days ago
and regrettable" Reid comments. Some of McConnell's sharpest descriptions are of some conservatives, notably former Sen. Jim DeMint, R-S.C., who now heads the conservative Heritage Foundation. As senator, DeMint was "almost submissive" at... Read more
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26d
Memphis Commercial Appeal
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnel
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 26 days ago
as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnell blasts former South Carolina senator Jim DeMint, who founded the group, as a hypocrite who would be "almost submissive" in meetings with his colleagues only to... Read more
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26d
Wichita Falls Times Record News
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnel
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 26 days ago
as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnell blasts former South Carolina senator Jim DeMint, who founded the group, as a hypocrite who would be "almost submissive" in meetings with his colleagues only to... Read more
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26d
The Record Searchlight
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnel
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'
The Record Searchlight / Posted 26 days ago
as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnell blasts former South Carolina senator Jim DeMint, who founded the group, as a hypocrite who would be "almost submissive" in meetings with his colleagues only to... Read more
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26d
Naples Daily News
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnel
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'
Naples Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnell blasts former South Carolina senator Jim DeMint, who founded the group, as a hypocrite who would be "almost submissive" in meetings with his colleagues only to... Read more
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27d
KERA North Texas
One Student Tries To Help Others Escape A 'Corridor Of Shame'U.S. Senator, is coming to speak to the seniors. Appointed to the position by G
One Student Tries To Help Others Escape A 'Corridor Of Shame'
KERA North Texas / Posted 27 days ago
U.S. Senator, is coming to speak to the seniors. Appointed to the position by Governor Nikki Haley after the retirement of Jim DeMint, he is the only African-American Republican in the Senate. And, he's a distant cousin to Gordon, who has been... Read more
27d
KPBS San Diego
One Student Tries To Help Others Escape A 'Corridor Of Shame'U.S. Senator, is coming to speak to the seniors. Appointed to the position by G
One Student Tries To Help Others Escape A 'Corridor Of Shame'
KPBS San Diego / Posted 27 days ago
U.S. Senator, is coming to speak to the seniors. Appointed to the position by Governor Nikki Haley after the retirement of Jim DeMint, he is the only African-American Republican in the Senate. And, he's a distant cousin to Gordon, who has been... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnel
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 27 days ago
as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnell blasts former South Carolina senator Jim DeMint, who founded the group, as a hypocrite who would be "almost submissive" in meetings with his colleagues only to... Read more
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27d
KGW Channel 8 Portland
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnel
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 27 days ago
as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnell blasts former South Carolina senator Jim DeMint, who founded the group, as a hypocrite who would be "almost submissive" in meetings with his colleagues only to... Read more
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27d
KTVB Boise
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnel
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'
KTVB Boise / Posted 27 days ago
as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnell blasts former South Carolina senator Jim DeMint, who founded the group, as a hypocrite who would be "almost submissive" in meetings with his colleagues only to... Read more
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27d
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnel
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 27 days ago
as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnell blasts former South Carolina senator Jim DeMint, who founded the group, as a hypocrite who would be "almost submissive" in meetings with his colleagues only to... Read more
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27d
Detroit Free Press
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnel
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'
Detroit Free Press / Posted 27 days ago
as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnell blasts former South Carolina senator Jim DeMint, who founded the group, as a hypocrite who would be "almost submissive" in meetings with his colleagues only to... Read more
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First Coast News
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnel
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'
First Coast News / Posted 27 days ago
as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnell blasts former South Carolina senator Jim DeMint, who founded the group, as a hypocrite who would be "almost submissive" in meetings with his colleagues only to... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnel
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 27 days ago
as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnell blasts former South Carolina senator Jim DeMint, who founded the group, as a hypocrite who would be "almost submissive" in meetings with his colleagues only to... Read more
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27d
5KSDK St. Louis
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnel
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 27 days ago
as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnell blasts former South Carolina senator Jim DeMint, who founded the group, as a hypocrite who would be "almost submissive" in meetings with his colleagues only to... Read more
28 related stories
27d
WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnel
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 27 days ago
as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnell blasts former South Carolina senator Jim DeMint, who founded the group, as a hypocrite who would be "almost submissive" in meetings with his colleagues only to... Read more
28 related stories
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KVUE-TV Austin
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnel
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 27 days ago
as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnell blasts former South Carolina senator Jim DeMint, who founded the group, as a hypocrite who would be "almost submissive" in meetings with his colleagues only to... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnel
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 27 days ago
as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnell blasts former South Carolina senator Jim DeMint, who founded the group, as a hypocrite who would be "almost submissive" in meetings with his colleagues only to... Read more
28 related stories
27d
WXIA-TV Atlanta
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnel
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 27 days ago
as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnell blasts former South Carolina senator Jim DeMint, who founded the group, as a hypocrite who would be "almost submissive" in meetings with his colleagues only to... Read more
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27d
WTSP-TV Tampa
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnel
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 27 days ago
as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnell blasts former South Carolina senator Jim DeMint, who founded the group, as a hypocrite who would be "almost submissive" in meetings with his colleagues only to... Read more
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27d
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnel
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 27 days ago
as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnell blasts former South Carolina senator Jim DeMint, who founded the group, as a hypocrite who would be "almost submissive" in meetings with his colleagues only to... Read more
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27d
11 News Houston
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnel
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'
11 News Houston / Posted 27 days ago
as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnell blasts former South Carolina senator Jim DeMint, who founded the group, as a hypocrite who would be "almost submissive" in meetings with his colleagues only to... Read more
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27d
WLTX-TV Columbia
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnel
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 27 days ago
as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnell blasts former South Carolina senator Jim DeMint, who founded the group, as a hypocrite who would be "almost submissive" in meetings with his colleagues only to... Read more
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27d
WLBZ Bangor
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnel
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 27 days ago
as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnell blasts former South Carolina senator Jim DeMint, who founded the group, as a hypocrite who would be "almost submissive" in meetings with his colleagues only to... Read more
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27d
WKYC Cleveland
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnel
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 27 days ago
as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnell blasts former South Carolina senator Jim DeMint, who founded the group, as a hypocrite who would be "almost submissive" in meetings with his colleagues only to... Read more
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27d
13 WMAZ Macon
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnel
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 27 days ago
as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnell blasts former South Carolina senator Jim DeMint, who founded the group, as a hypocrite who would be "almost submissive" in meetings with his colleagues only to... Read more
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27d
USA Today
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnel
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'
USA Today / Posted 27 days ago
as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnell blasts former South Carolina senator Jim DeMint, who founded the group, as a hypocrite who would be "almost submissive" in meetings with his colleagues only to... Read more
28 related stories
27d
KTHV Little Rock
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnel
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 27 days ago
as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnell blasts former South Carolina senator Jim DeMint, who founded the group, as a hypocrite who would be "almost submissive" in meetings with his colleagues only to... Read more
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27d
NorthWest Cable News
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnel
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 27 days ago
as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnell blasts former South Carolina senator Jim DeMint, who founded the group, as a hypocrite who would be "almost submissive" in meetings with his colleagues only to... Read more
28 related stories
27d
KING5 Seattle
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnel
Mitch McConnell on endorsing Trump, battling Obama and playing 'the long game'
KING5 Seattle / Posted 27 days ago
as insufficiently conservative in favor of more combative challengers. McConnell blasts former South Carolina senator Jim DeMint, who founded the group, as a hypocrite who would be "almost submissive" in meetings with his colleagues only to... Read more
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The News & Observer
5 Democrats vie for 13th District congressional seatin March. She ran unsuccessfully as a 2010 write-in candidate for the U.S. Sena
5 Democrats vie for 13th District congressional seat
The News & Observer / Posted 29 days ago
in March. She ran unsuccessfully as a 2010 write-in candidate for the U.S. Senate seat in South Carolina held by Jim DeMint at the time. Each of the five Democrats said they’ll put their business or political know-how to work to get... Read more

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