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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Delegate Joins Senate Race to challenge Tim Kaineafter President Donald Trump, ran a primary campaign for governor this year, bu
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted yesterday
after President Donald Trump, ran a primary campaign for governor this year, but narrowly lost the Republican nomination to Ed Gillespie. Freitas formally announced his candidacy Friday at a gathering of Virginia Republicans. The second-term... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Delegate joins Senate race to challenge Tim Kaineafter President Donald Trump, ran a primary campaign for governor this year, bu
WVVA Bluefield / Posted yesterday
after President Donald Trump, ran a primary campaign for governor this year, but narrowly lost the Republican nomination to Ed Gillespie. Freitas formally announced his candidacy Friday at a gathering of Virginia Republicans. The second-term... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump records robocalls urging support for Roy Moorepresident did similar calls for incumbent Sen Luther Strange who lost to Moore
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
president did similar calls for incumbent Sen Luther Strange who lost to Moore in the GOP primary as well as Republican Ed Gillespie in the Virginia gubernatorial race last month. Gillespie lost the race to Democrat Ralph Northam, who will... Read more
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Daily Press
Election was awash in money, but that wasn't the whole storystill holds the record for gubernatorial candidate spending, at $39.3 million.
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
still holds the record for gubernatorial candidate spending, at $39.3 million. And while the $29.1 million GOP candidate Ed Gillespie spent, including a hefty $6 million in the final 10 days, set a Republican record, Gov.-elect Ralph Northam... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Virginia Republicans analyze election losses during retreatfor lieutenant governor and Attorney General Mark Herring swept their races Nov
WVVA Bluefield / Posted yesterday
for lieutenant governor and Attorney General Mark Herring swept their races Nov. 7, with Northam defeating GOP nominee Ed Gillespie by 9 percentage points. Democrats gained 15 seats in the House of Delegates. The Richmond Times-Dispatch... Read more
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The Hill
Trump to record robocall for Moore days before electionwill be Trump's second robocall for a Republican candidate in a little more tha
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
will be Trump's second robocall for a Republican candidate in a little more than a month. He recorded one for Republican Ed Gillespie in Virginia's gubernatorial race last month, though Gillespie lost the race to Democrat Ralph... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Aspiring journalists at conservative Liberty University see themselves as the antidote to 'fake news'recent gubernatorial election, Falwell proudly tweeted the vote tally at Libert
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
recent gubernatorial election, Falwell proudly tweeted the vote tally at Liberty's precinct was 1,213 votes for Republican Ed Gillespie to 51 votes for Democrat Ralph Northam. This is a place where the ads in the student newspaper promote theology... Read more
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The Washington Times
Wisconsin Republicans caught in ‘secret investigation’allied with Gov. Scott Walker, including former White House Chief of Staff Rein
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
allied with Gov. Scott Walker, including former White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus, Virginia gubernatorial candidate Ed Gillespie, Sen. Ron Johnson of Wisconsin, another Senate candidate and conservative groups such as the Federalist Society... Read more
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CBS News
NRA may see major legislative win with concealed carry billbacked by the NRA since President Trump's victory -- such as Republican candida
CBS News / Posted 7 days ago
backed by the NRA since President Trump's victory -- such as Republican candidate in the Virginia governor's race Ed Gillespie and Republican Alabama Senate primary candidate Luther Strange -- have failed. Last week, the House Judiciary... Read more
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NJ.com
Stephen Colbert and Samantha Bee talk Trump, sexual misconduct in N.J.seems cool." Bee: "Virginia gave me hope." (Referring to the election of Ralph
NJ.com / Posted 8 days ago
seems cool." Bee: "Virginia gave me hope." (Referring to the election of Ralph Northam, a Democrat, over Republican Ed Gillespie.) From the audience: How do you handle comedy in the wake of fake news? Colbert: For me, it's honesty. "That... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
AARON BLAKE: Trump seems aware of risk in backing Moorein person for Moore's primary opponent, appointed Sen. Luther Strange, R-Ala.,
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
in person for Moore's primary opponent, appointed Sen. Luther Strange, R-Ala., after all, and he did robo-calls for Ed Gillespie in the Virginia governor's race. In the latter case, Gillespie seemed to want to associate with Trump's... Read more
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Daily Press
In Richmond, cabinet-making can be a dark artRight” warned the GOP that it needed to be more inclusive and less inclined to
Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
Right” warned the GOP that it needed to be more inclusive and less inclined to indulge nativist feelings. “If you think of Ed Gillespie versus Mark Warner (in the 2014 U.S. Senate race) versus Ed Gillespie versus Ralph Northam, you would swear it... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pittsburgh-area GOP candidates seize on sanctuary city issue as ‘electoral weapon’Valley, drummed on the issue in his successful campaign for U.S. Senate last ye
TribLIVE / Posted 9 days ago
Valley, drummed on the issue in his successful campaign for U.S. Senate last year. Virginia gubernatorial candidate Ed Gillespie successfully used the issue to gain an edge over a primary opponent before losing in the general election last... Read more
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Slate
Republicans’ Rule-and-Ruin Agenda Shows How Bankrupt the Party Has Becomeand higher education. You could almost see this repeat itself in Virginia, wher
Slate / Posted 10 days ago
and higher education. You could almost see this repeat itself in Virginia, where the Republican nominee for governor, Ed Gillespie, promised massive tax cuts (while demanding steep spending cuts) had he won the election. Backed by a network... Read more
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The Hill
Economy surges but voters focus elsewheremargin. Just 15 percent of voters said taxes were the most important issue they
The Hill / Posted 11 days ago
margin. Just 15 percent of voters said taxes were the most important issue they faced, and those voters backed Republican Ed Gillespie by a two-to-one edge. Almost twice as many Virginia voters said the state’s economy was getting better as those... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Tribal politics lead to tribal moralityIvey’s utilitarian calculation? This scenario is not unlikely. During his rece
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
Ivey’s utilitarian calculation? This scenario is not unlikely. During his recent defeat in the Virginia governor’s race, Ed Gillespie — a comparatively good GOP candidate — lost women voters by 22 points. But the main problem with utilitarian... Read more
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Philly.com
How is Roy Moore's case different? The accusations involve childrennationalist can recognize that child molestation has a unique status among clic
Philly.com / Posted 13 days ago
nationalist can recognize that child molestation has a unique status among cliches of awfulness. That’s why Republican Ed Gillespie, in his Trump-style gubernatorial campaign in Virginia, ran an ad falsely accusing his opponent, Democrat Ralph... Read more
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The Hill
GOP’s 2018 strategy: Keep focus on Pelosiin 2016, Republicans also ran up the score in the parts of Virginia that Trump
The Hill / Posted 13 days ago
in 2016, Republicans also ran up the score in the parts of Virginia that Trump won — albeit not by enough to put Republican Ed Gillespie in the governor’s mansion. “These folks didn’t have Nancy Pelosi anywhere in their equation,” he said of the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Tribal politics lead to tribal moralityIvey’s utilitarian calculation? This scenario is not unlikely. During his rece
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 13 days ago
Ivey’s utilitarian calculation? This scenario is not unlikely. During his recent defeat in the Virginia governor’s race, Ed Gillespie – a comparatively good GOP candidate – lost women voters by 22 points. Is the three-ring spectacle of Moore in... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Aaron Blake: Trump confronts major embarrassment on Roy Moorecampaigned in person for Moore’s primary opponent, appointed Sen. Luther Strang
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
campaigned in person for Moore’s primary opponent, appointed Sen. Luther Strange, after all, and he did robo-calls for Ed Gillespie in the Virginia governor’s race. In the latter case, Gillespie seemed to want to associate with Trump’s... Read more
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Al.com
Trump might not stump for Roy Moore but the damage may already be donecampaigned in person for Moore's primary opponent, appointed Sen. Luther Strang
Al.com / Posted 14 days ago
campaigned in person for Moore's primary opponent, appointed Sen. Luther Strange, after all, and he did robo-calls for Ed Gillespie in the Virginia governor's race. In the latter case, Gillespie seemed to want to associate with Trump's... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Democrats Will Need More Than Resistance to Governto deliver a stunning rebuke to Trump, and to the vile "Trumpism without Trump"
Op-Ed News / Posted 14 days ago
to deliver a stunning rebuke to Trump, and to the vile "Trumpism without Trump" campaign run by former Republican lobbyist Ed Gillespie. Democrats won big down ballot as well, capturing 15 seats in the House of Delegates and coming close to... Read more
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FOX News
Liz Peek: Giving felons the vote may make progressives’ dreams come true in Virginiabe a deterrent. It turns out they expected too much. In the recent campaign, v
FOX News / Posted 14 days ago
be a deterrent. It turns out they expected too much. In the recent campaign, voting rights became a hot topic. Republican Ed Gillespie ran a controversial ad blasting McAuliffe and his would-be successor Ralph Northam for giving the vote to a... Read more
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FOX News
Liz Peek: Giving felons the vote may make progressives’ dreams come true in Virginiabe a deterrent. It turns out they expected too much. In the recent campaign, v
FOX News / Posted 14 days ago
be a deterrent. It turns out they expected too much. In the recent campaign, voting rights became a hot topic. Republican Ed Gillespie ran a controversial ad blasting McAuliffe and his would-be successor Ralph Northam for giving the vote to a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Reliably red county backs Democrat Northam for governorthe remains of their Chesterfield defeat, Republicans hold onto what they descr
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
the remains of their Chesterfield defeat, Republicans hold onto what they describe as encouraging signs, including that Ed Gillespie, their party's losing gubernatorial candidate, got 7,000 more votes in the county than Ken Cuccinelli II, the... Read more
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FOX News
New gun laws may win approval in Congresspublic sentiment is the Virginia gubernatorial election earlier this month, in
FOX News / Posted 16 days ago
public sentiment is the Virginia gubernatorial election earlier this month, in which Democrat Ralph Northam beat Republican Ed Gillespie. Following the election, I conducted a poll with 600 voters in Virginia with Everytown for Gun Safety on the... Read more
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FOX News
New gun laws may win approval in Congresspublic sentiment is the Virginia gubernatorial election earlier this month, in
FOX News / Posted 16 days ago
public sentiment is the Virginia gubernatorial election earlier this month, in which Democrat Ralph Northam beat Republican Ed Gillespie. Following the election, I conducted a poll with 600 voters in Virginia with Everytown for Gun Safety on the... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Is A Big, Blue Wave Forming Off The Political Coast?with the Trump vote. White, working-class voters outside of the big cities and
KERA North Texas / Posted 17 days ago
with the Trump vote. White, working-class voters outside of the big cities and suburbs voted strongly for Republican Ed Gillespie, indicating that the Trump vote in Virginia was stable from 2016 to 2017. For Democrats to win a majority in the... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Is A Big, Blue Wave Forming Off The Political Coast?with the Trump vote. White, working-class voters outside of the big cities and
KPBS San Diego / Posted 17 days ago
with the Trump vote. White, working-class voters outside of the big cities and suburbs voted strongly for Republican Ed Gillespie, indicating that the Trump vote in Virginia was stable from 2016 to 2017. For Democrats to win a majority in the... Read more
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The News & Observer
The people parted ways in Virginiamore than most, that North Carolina is not Virginia. Ever may it be so. I also
The News & Observer / Posted 18 days ago
more than most, that North Carolina is not Virginia. Ever may it be so. I also understand that country-club Republican, Ed Gillespie, ran an odd campaign – seeming to cling, for the first time, to Nathan Bedford Forest and Willie Horton. But,... Read more
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Breitbart
Dyson: Trump ‘Rises Every Morning’ ‘To Excrete the Feces of His Moral Depravity’Trump’s tweets and racism, Dyson commented on one of Trump’s tweets about Repub
Breitbart / Posted 18 days ago
Trump’s tweets and racism, Dyson commented on one of Trump’s tweets about Republican Virginia gubernatorial nominee Ed Gillespie by stating there is a subtext, but “the text ain’t so sub. The reality is is that it’s a pretext and a context... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
RICK HOLMES: The new face of Old Virginiaand united behind Ralph Northam, a mild-mannered moderate, while Republicans we
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 21 days ago
and united behind Ralph Northam, a mild-mannered moderate, while Republicans were divided over Trump and their nominee. Ed Gillespie, a pillar of the Washington Republican establishment, campaigned on Trump’s agenda, beating the drum in favor of... Read more
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Boston Globe
GOP governors facing 2018 conundrum: Trumpand fiscal profligacy at the state level. What Republicans agree on is that th
Boston Globe / Posted 23 days ago
and fiscal profligacy at the state level. What Republicans agree on is that their candidates must avoid the contortions of Ed Gillespie, their Virginia nominee for governor, who embraced Trump’s divisive messages on immigration, crime, and... Read more
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The Hill
GOP governors up for reelection discuss how to manage Trump on the campaign trailyears of Republican control in New Jersey's governor's mansion. Virginia Lt. G
The Hill / Posted 23 days ago
years of Republican control in New Jersey's governor's mansion. Virginia Lt. Gov Ralph Northam (D) defeated Republican Ed Gillespie by a large margin in the commonwealth's gubernatorial race, securing Democratic control in Virginia's governor's... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Far-left won't play nationallyyounger voters and those who strongly disapprove of Trump. However, other facto
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
younger voters and those who strongly disapprove of Trump. However, other factors loomed large there. GOP candidate Ed Gillespie was a weak choice and had some enormous handicaps to overcome. If Gillespie gave a fireside chat, the fire would... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Flora: Dems reckon wrongly if they think far-left agendas play well nationallyyounger voters and those who strongly disapprove of Trump. However, other fact
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 24 days ago
younger voters and those who strongly disapprove of Trump. However, other factors loomed large there. GOP candidate Ed Gillespie was a weak choice and had some enormous handicaps to overcome. If Gillespie gave a fireside chat, the fire would... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
What does Virginia's election mean for Md.'s governor?many as a 15 seat pickup for the party in the General Assembly (pending some re
Baltimore Sun / Posted 24 days ago
many as a 15 seat pickup for the party in the General Assembly (pending some recounts). Republican gubernatorial nominee Ed Gillespie, a former Republican National Committee chair and George W. Bush White House adviser, is about as mainstream a... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Northam to move Layne from transportation to financeincluding the Virginia Beach light-rail project. He donated $2,500 to Northam'
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 24 days ago
including the Virginia Beach light-rail project. He donated $2,500 to Northam's campaign after Republican candidate Ed Gillespie came out against a transportation tax. Information from: The Virginian-Pilot, http://pilotonline.com Copyright... Read more
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New York Daily News
Virginia regulators approve carbon cap-trade planthe Legislature. The draft plan was unveiled on Election Day last week, when D
New York Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
the Legislature. The draft plan was unveiled on Election Day last week, when Democrat Ralph Northam defeated Republican Ed Gillespie in the governor's race. Northam supports the plan; Gillespie had vowed to repeal it. Thursday's vote is just... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Walker on 2018 race: "My biggest fear is not who my opponent's going to be"for the Republican Governors Association. Walker and other Republican governor
WAOW Wausau / Posted 25 days ago
for the Republican Governors Association. Walker and other Republican governors are confused and worried, especially after Ed Gillespie lost to Ralph Northam in the Virginia gubernatorial election because it was supposed to be a close race. Northam... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Walker on 2018 race: "My biggest fear is not who my opponent's going to be"for the Republican Governors Association. Walker and other Republican governor
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 25 days ago
for the Republican Governors Association. Walker and other Republican governors are confused and worried, especially after Ed Gillespie lost to Ralph Northam in the Virginia gubernatorial election because it was supposed to be a close race. Northam... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Republican governors fear 2018 midterm wipeout after Virginia lossLt. Gov. Ralph Northam to a nine percentage point victory in what they'd expect
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 25 days ago
Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam to a nine percentage point victory in what they'd expected to be a close race against Republican Ed Gillespie, the former RNC chairman and White House adviser to President George W. Bush. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Republican governors fear 2018 midterm wipeout after Virginia lossLt. Gov. Ralph Northam to a nine percentage point victory in what they'd expect
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 25 days ago
Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam to a nine percentage point victory in what they'd expected to be a close race against Republican Ed Gillespie, the former RNC chairman and White House adviser to President George W. Bush. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said... Read more
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KECI Missoula
GOP governors fear wipeout after Virginia lossLt. Gov. Ralph Northam to a nine percentage point victory in what they'd expect
KECI Missoula / Posted 25 days ago
Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam to a nine percentage point victory in what they'd expected to be a close race against Republican Ed Gillespie, the former RNC chairman and White House adviser to President George W. Bush. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
GOP governors fear wipeout after Virginia lossLt. Gov. Ralph Northam to a nine percentage point victory in what they'd expect
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 25 days ago
Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam to a nine percentage point victory in what they'd expected to be a close race against Republican Ed Gillespie, the former RNC chairman and White House adviser to President George W. Bush. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
GOP governors fear wipeout after Virginia lossLt. Gov. Ralph Northam to a nine percentage point victory in what they'd expect
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 25 days ago
Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam to a nine percentage point victory in what they'd expected to be a close race against Republican Ed Gillespie, the former RNC chairman and White House adviser to President George W. Bush. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
GOP governors fear wipeout after Virginia lossLt. Gov. Ralph Northam to a nine percentage point victory in what they'd expect
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 25 days ago
Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam to a nine percentage point victory in what they'd expected to be a close race against Republican Ed Gillespie, the former RNC chairman and White House adviser to President George W. Bush. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
GOP governors fear wipeout after Virginia lossLt. Gov. Ralph Northam to a nine percentage point victory in what they'd expect
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 25 days ago
Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam to a nine percentage point victory in what they'd expected to be a close race against Republican Ed Gillespie, the former RNC chairman and White House adviser to President George W. Bush. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said... Read more
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News 8000
GOP governors fear wipeout after Virginia lossLt. Gov. Ralph Northam to a nine percentage point victory in what they'd expect
News 8000 / Posted 25 days ago
Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam to a nine percentage point victory in what they'd expected to be a close race against Republican Ed Gillespie, the former RNC chairman and White House adviser to President George W. Bush. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said... Read more
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The Hill
Lanny Davis: Progressive group helps Trumpreactionary, often bigoted, and unjust policies to do something that could help
The Hill / Posted 25 days ago
reactionary, often bigoted, and unjust policies to do something that could help elect his chosen candidate in Virginia, Ed Gillespie, who ran disgusting, Trump-like negative ads suggesting that Mr. Northam was soft on pedophiles and would assist... Read more
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