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ajc.com
William ‘Sonny’ Walker, 82: Lifelong advocate for civil rightscontinued his education at Arizona State University, the University of Oklahoma
William ‘Sonny’ Walker, 82: Lifelong advocate for civil rights
ajc.com / Posted 4 hours ago
continued his education at Arizona State University, the University of Oklahoma, the University of Arkansas and The Federal Executive Institute, receiving graduate degrees in school counseling and school administration. He later served as chairman... Read more
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CNN
Mississippi Confederate flag debate continuesstands for, making it the last holdout in the battle over state-sponsored Confe
Mississippi Confederate flag debate continues
CNN / Posted 6 days ago
stands for, making it the last holdout in the battle over state-sponsored Confederate symbols. To many it's a symbol of Southern pride that's been misappropriated by hate groups, tarnishing its legacy. Some say it's only a matter of time before... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Moak to chair programMississippian. He wrote for the Enterprise-Journal in McComb, before earning a
Moak to chair program
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Mississippian. He wrote for the Enterprise-Journal in McComb, before earning a Master of Science at the University of Southern Mississippi. For the next 11 years, he worked as a public relations representative for several organizations, until... Read more
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The Christian Post
Former SBC President Ronnie Floyd on Trump's Religious Advisory Board: 'Not an Endorsement'Republican U.S. Presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally
Former SBC President Ronnie Floyd on Trump's Religious Advisory Board: 'Not an Endorsement'
The Christian Post / Posted 7 days ago
Republican U.S. Presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Phoenix, Arizona, June 18, 2016. Former Southern Baptist Convention President Dr. Ronnie Floyd is not endorsing any candidate for president despite agreeing to be on... Read more
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Breitbart
Donald Trump Launches Evangelical Advisory Boardpresumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump met with roughly 1,000 faith leader
Donald Trump Launches Evangelical Advisory Board
Breitbart / Posted 7 days ago
presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump met with roughly 1,000 faith leaders, his campaign announced an Evangelical Executive Advisory board. The advisory board announced on Tuesday will provide support to Trump on important issues for... Read more
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The Hill
Trump faces reckoning with Christian rightfor Mr. Trump here is that these are not people who operate in a grey world. Ev
Trump faces reckoning with Christian right
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
for Mr. Trump here is that these are not people who operate in a grey world. Everything here will be black and white,” said Southern Baptist Convention President Ronnie Floyd, who is on the steering committee for the gathering. “We believe that the... Read more
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examiner.com
Atlanta has a new vision, and old time charma 21-acre public park in downtown Atlanta owned by the Georgia World Congress C
Atlanta has a new vision, and old time charm
examiner.com / Posted 9 days ago
a 21-acre public park in downtown Atlanta owned by the Georgia World Congress Center Authority, but built by the Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games (ACOG) as an infrastructural improvement for the '96 Olympics. It should be your primary... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Confederate emblem battle continues in MississippiMississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. P
Confederate emblem battle continues in Mississippi
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 10 days ago
Mississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. Phil Bryant's alma mater, the University of Southern Mississippi. Republican House Speaker Philip Gunn publicly supported changing the flag, prompting state lawmakers... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Battle over Confederate symbols continues with Mississippi state flagof Mississippi — no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition — and Gov.
Battle over Confederate symbols continues with Mississippi state flag
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 10 days ago
of Mississippi — no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition — and Gov. Phil Bryant’s alma mater, the University of Southern Mississippi. Republican House Speaker Philip Gunn publicly supported changing the flag, prompting state lawmakers... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Confederate emblem battle continues in MississippiMississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. P
Confederate emblem battle continues in Mississippi
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 10 days ago
Mississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. Phil Bryant's alma mater, the University of Southern Mississippi. Republican House Speaker Philip Gunn publicly supported changing the flag, prompting state lawmakers... Read more
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My EastText
Confederate emblem battle continues in MississippiMississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. P
Confederate emblem battle continues in Mississippi
My EastText / Posted 10 days ago
Mississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. Phil Bryant's alma mater, the University of Southern Mississippi. Republican House Speaker Philip Gunn publicly supported changing the flag, prompting state lawmakers... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Confederate emblem battle continues in MississippiMississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. P
Confederate emblem battle continues in Mississippi
KTXS Abilene / Posted 10 days ago
Mississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. Phil Bryant's alma mater, the University of Southern Mississippi. Republican House Speaker Philip Gunn publicly supported changing the flag, prompting state lawmakers... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Battle over Confederate symbols continues with Mississippi state flagMississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. P
Battle over Confederate symbols continues with Mississippi state flag
KECI Missoula / Posted 10 days ago
Mississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. Phil Bryant's alma mater, the University of Southern Mississippi. Republican House Speaker Philip Gunn publicly supported changing the flag, prompting state lawmakers... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Confederate emblem battle continues in MississippiMississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. P
Confederate emblem battle continues in Mississippi
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 10 days ago
Mississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. Phil Bryant's alma mater, the University of Southern Mississippi. Republican House Speaker Philip Gunn publicly supported changing the flag, prompting state lawmakers... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Battle over Confederate symbols continues with Mississippi state flagMississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. P
Battle over Confederate symbols continues with Mississippi state flag
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 10 days ago
Mississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. Phil Bryant's alma mater, the University of Southern Mississippi. Republican House Speaker Philip Gunn publicly supported changing the flag, prompting state lawmakers... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Confederate emblem battle continues in MississippiMississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. P
Confederate emblem battle continues in Mississippi
KTVZ Bend / Posted 10 days ago
Mississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. Phil Bryant's alma mater, the University of Southern Mississippi. Republican House Speaker Philip Gunn publicly supported changing the flag, prompting state lawmakers... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Confederate emblem battle continues in MississippiMississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. P
Confederate emblem battle continues in Mississippi
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 10 days ago
Mississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. Phil Bryant's alma mater, the University of Southern Mississippi. Republican House Speaker Philip Gunn publicly supported changing the flag, prompting state lawmakers... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Confederate emblem battle continues in MississippiMississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. P
Confederate emblem battle continues in Mississippi
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 10 days ago
Mississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. Phil Bryant's alma mater, the University of Southern Mississippi. Republican House Speaker Philip Gunn publicly supported changing the flag, prompting state lawmakers... Read more
106 related stories
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Confederate emblem battle continues in MississippiMississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. P
Confederate emblem battle continues in Mississippi
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 10 days ago
Mississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. Phil Bryant's alma mater, the University of Southern Mississippi. Republican House Speaker Philip Gunn publicly supported changing the flag, prompting state lawmakers... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Confederate emblem battle continues in MississippiMississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. P
Confederate emblem battle continues in Mississippi
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 10 days ago
Mississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. Phil Bryant's alma mater, the University of Southern Mississippi. Republican House Speaker Philip Gunn publicly supported changing the flag, prompting state lawmakers... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Confederate emblem battle continues in MississippiMississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. P
Confederate emblem battle continues in Mississippi
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 10 days ago
Mississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. Phil Bryant's alma mater, the University of Southern Mississippi. Republican House Speaker Philip Gunn publicly supported changing the flag, prompting state lawmakers... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Confederate emblem battle continues in MississippiMississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. P
Confederate emblem battle continues in Mississippi
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 10 days ago
Mississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. Phil Bryant's alma mater, the University of Southern Mississippi. Republican House Speaker Philip Gunn publicly supported changing the flag, prompting state lawmakers... Read more
106 related stories
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News 8000
Confederate emblem battle continues in MississippiMississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. P
Confederate emblem battle continues in Mississippi
News 8000 / Posted 10 days ago
Mississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. Phil Bryant's alma mater, the University of Southern Mississippi. Republican House Speaker Philip Gunn publicly supported changing the flag, prompting state lawmakers... Read more
106 related stories
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Confederate emblem battle continues in MississippiMississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. P
Confederate emblem battle continues in Mississippi
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 10 days ago
Mississippi -- no small gesture for a school steeped in tradition -- and Gov. Phil Bryant's alma mater, the University of Southern Mississippi. Republican House Speaker Philip Gunn publicly supported changing the flag, prompting state lawmakers... Read more
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Deseret News
Southern Baptists: ‘Discontinue the display of the Confederate battle flag’The Southern Baptist Convention, born in 1845 in a split over its support for s
Southern Baptists: ‘Discontinue the display of the Confederate battle flag’
Deseret News / Posted 14 days ago
The Southern Baptist Convention, born in 1845 in a split over its support for slavery, has passed a resolution calling for Christians to quit using the Confederate flag. “We call our brothers and sisters in Christ to discontinue the display of the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Let Confederate flag go, gathered Baptists urgeMembers of the Southern Baptist Convention passed a resolution Tuesday to disco
Let Confederate flag go, gathered Baptists urge
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
Members of the Southern Baptist Convention passed a resolution Tuesday to discourage churches from flying the Confederate flag, after a panel discussion and a speech from the president addressing race relations. More than 7,000 attendees, known as... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Southern Baptists say diversity a goalST. LOUIS -- As part of ongoing efforts to encourage racial diversity in the So
Southern Baptists say diversity a goal
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
ST. LOUIS -- As part of ongoing efforts to encourage racial diversity in the Southern Baptist Convention, two dinners held Sunday night at the annual Southern Baptist conference in St. Louis were geared toward motivating Asian and Hispanic Baptists... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Southern Baptists see ninth year of membership declineNASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Southern Baptist Convention says it lost more than 200,0
Southern Baptists see ninth year of membership decline
The Oklahoman / Posted 18 days ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Southern Baptist Convention says it lost more than 200,000 members in 2015. It's the ninth straight year of decline for the nation's largest Protestant denomination, which also saw baptisms drop by more than 10,000 in... Read more
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walesonline
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: The full list of Welsh recipientsKings College London. For services to Biomedical Research and Psychiatric Genet
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: The full list of Welsh recipients
walesonline / Posted 19 days ago
Kings College London. For services to Biomedical Research and Psychiatric Genetics. (Cardiff) Timothy Moss. Chief executive Officer and Registrar of Companies for England and Wales Companies House. For services to the Economy and to the... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
National Cathedral to remove Confederate flag imagesand past support for Confederate flags. A Dallas pastor has proposed a resolut
National Cathedral to remove Confederate flag images
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 20 days ago
and past support for Confederate flags. A Dallas pastor has proposed a resolution for the upcoming annual meeting of the Southern Baptist Convention that would call on people and institutions to "discontinue displaying the Confederate Battle... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Southern Baptists see 9th year of membership declineNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Southern Baptist Convention lost more than 200,000
Southern Baptists see 9th year of membership decline
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 20 days ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Southern Baptist Convention lost more than 200,000 members in 2015— the ninth straight year of decline for the nation's largest Protestant denomination. Membership stands at 15.3 million, down from 15.5 million in 2014,... Read more
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Deseret News
National Cathedral to remove Confederate flag imagesand past support for Confederate flags. A Dallas pastor has proposed a resolut
National Cathedral to remove Confederate flag images
Deseret News / Posted 21 days ago
and past support for Confederate flags. A Dallas pastor has proposed a resolution for the upcoming annual meeting of the Southern Baptist Convention that would call on people and institutions to “discontinue displaying the Confederate Battle... Read more
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The Washington Times
3 faith headlines to start your WednesdayThe Southern Baptist Convention lost more than 200,000 members in 2015- the nin
3 faith headlines to start your Wednesday
The Washington Times / Posted 21 days ago
The Southern Baptist Convention lost more than 200,000 members in 2015- the ninth straight year of decline for the nation’s largest Protestant denomination. Membership stands at 15.3 million, down from 15.5 million in 2014, according to denomination... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Southern Baptists see 9th year of membership declineNASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Southern Baptist Convention lost more than 200,000 memb
Southern Baptists see 9th year of membership decline
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 21 days ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Southern Baptist Convention lost more than 200,000 members in 2015 -- the ninth straight year of decline for the nation's largest Protestant denomination. Membership stands at 15.3 million, down from 15.5 million in 2014,... Read more
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Christian Today
US Southern Baptist decline continues, latest figures showThe decline in US Southern Baptist church membership is continuing, according t
US Southern Baptist decline continues, latest figures show
Christian Today / Posted 21 days ago
The decline in US Southern Baptist church membership is continuing, according to figures shown in the latest Annual Church Profile (ACP) report. However, the number of Southern Baptist churches actually grew by 294, to a total of 46,793 – the 17th... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Southern Baptists see 9th year of membership declineThis Dec. 7, 2011 file photo shows the headquarters of the Southern Baptist Con
Southern Baptists see 9th year of membership decline
Inquirier.net / Posted 21 days ago
This Dec. 7, 2011 file photo shows the headquarters of the Southern Baptist Convention in Nashville, Tennessee. The Southern Baptists lost more than 200,000 members in 2015. It’s the ninth straight year of decline for the nation’s largest Protestant... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Southern Baptists see ninth year of membership declineNASHVILLE — The Southern Baptist Convention lost more than 200,000 members in 2
Southern Baptists see ninth year of membership decline
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 22 days ago
NASHVILLE — The Southern Baptist Convention lost more than 200,000 members in 2015— the ninth straight year of decline for the nation's largest Protestant denomination. Membership stands at 15.3 million, down from 15.5 million in 2014, according to... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
'God help us all!' Southern Baptist membership declines yet againBy Travis Loller, The Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Southern Baptist
'God help us all!' Southern Baptist membership declines yet again
Dallas Morning News / Posted 22 days ago
By Travis Loller, The Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Southern Baptist Convention lost more than 200,000 members in 2015 — the ninth straight year of decline for the nation's largest Protestant denomination. Membership stands at 15.3... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Southern Baptists see 9th year of membership declineNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Southern Baptist Convention lost more than 200,000
Southern Baptists see 9th year of membership decline
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 22 days ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Southern Baptist Convention lost more than 200,000 members in 2015- the ninth straight year of decline for the nation's largest Protestant denomination. Membership stands at 15.3 million, down from 15.5 million in 2014,... Read more
10 related stories
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Deseret News
Southern Baptists decline as Assemblies of God growThe Southern Baptist Convention is the largest Protestant denomination in the c
Southern Baptists decline as Assemblies of God grow
Deseret News / Posted 22 days ago
The Southern Baptist Convention is the largest Protestant denomination in the country, but it continues to lose members and baptize fewer people each year. The latest statistics, compiled by LifeWay Christian Resources from church reports, show... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Southern Baptists see 9th year of membership declineNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Southern Baptist Convention lost more than 200,000
Southern Baptists see 9th year of membership decline
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 22 days ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Southern Baptist Convention lost more than 200,000 members in 2015. It's the ninth straight year of decline for the nation's largest Protestant denomination, which also saw baptisms drop by more than 10,000 in... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Oklahoma Baptists unveil plan for disaster relief buildingMOORE — The Baptist General Convention of Oklahoma has begun a $3.5 million cap
Oklahoma Baptists unveil plan for disaster relief building
The Oklahoman / Posted 25 days ago
MOORE — The Baptist General Convention of Oklahoma has begun a $3.5 million capital campaign to construct a new building for its disaster relief program in a central location that will allow volunteers to mobilize quickly when crises strike. The new... Read more
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The Atlantic
Why Jimmy Carter Is Making One Final Push to End RacismJimmy Carter, 91, has a wish for his fellow Baptists: end racism. “Our country
Why Jimmy Carter Is Making One Final Push to End Racism
The Atlantic / Posted 29 days ago
Jimmy Carter, 91, has a wish for his fellow Baptists: end racism. “Our country is waking up now to the fact that we still have a long way to go in winning a battle that we thought was over in the 1970s or ’60s,” he said in an interview. The longtime... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Sears and Kirsch provide voters with clear contrastVoting has already commenced for three seats on Marin’s Board of Supervisors.
Sears and Kirsch provide voters with clear contrast
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 1 months ago
Voting has already commenced for three seats on Marin’s Board of Supervisors. In two districts, the Southern Marin-centered 3rd District and the Ross Valley, Larkspur and San Rafael 2nd District, incumbents are being challenged by strong opponents.... Read more
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The News & Observer
New 13th District sets up crowded GOP primaryBudd secured the endorsement of the conservative Club for Growth, which focuses
New 13th District sets up crowded GOP primary
The News & Observer / Posted 1 months ago
Budd secured the endorsement of the conservative Club for Growth, which focuses on economic issues. Its political action committee has invested $289,311 in Budd’s campaign, according to the nonprofit Center for Responsive Politics, and has a... Read more

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