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Dirty Democrats of Texas – Politics Informer Video

The Democrats have indicted Gov. Rick Perry for his efforts to bring integrity to the Public Integrity Unit.

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Sarah Palin’s Attack on Gov. Sean Parnell’s Plan Aligns Her With State Democrats

Former Gov. Sarah Palin and her successor, who served as her lieutenant, have become rivals over a ballot measure to be decided on Tuesday. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Vulnerable Senate Democrats wary of Obama using executive powers on immigration

Senate Democrats at risk of losing re-election in moderate or conservative-leaning states this fall are wary about President Obama using his executive powers to sidestep Congress and act alone on immigration reform. Full News here – FOXNews.com

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Montana Democrats pick state lawmaker as U.S. Senate candidate

(Reuters) – Democrats in Montana on Saturday nominated a one-term state representative, Amanda Curtis, as their candidate for U.S. Senate to replace incumbent Senator John Walsh who quit the race following a controversy over his suspected plagiarism. Delegates at a special convention chose Curtis, 34, a teacher in Butte, over rancher Dirk Adams, according to […]

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Montana Democrats Pick Novice for Senate Race

State Democrats, scrambling to salvage their political fortunes after plagiarism charges scuttled Senator John Walsh’s election bid, chose Amanda Curtis, a high school math teacher, as their nominee. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Montana Democrats Choose New Senate Candidate

Montana Democrats selected Amanda Curtis Saturday to run for U.S. Senate following a decision by Sen. John Walsh to end his bid for a full term amid allegations of plagiarism. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Montana Democrats Pick Amanda Curtis To Replace John Walsh As Democratic Candidate For Senate

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Montana Democrats selected a little-known state legislator named Amanda Curtis as their candidate for the U.S. Senate race after Sen. John Walsh dropped out amid plagiarism allegations from his time at the U.S. Army War College. Curtis, a first-term representative from Butte, now faces the challenge of introducing herself to Montana […]

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Midterm Calculus: Taking a Spin: How Democrats Could Keep Their Majority

In another in our series of randomly generated Senate scenarios, some surprises along the way. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Senate Democrats Outline Plan Making Tax Inversions Less Enticing

Senate Democrats moved on a vow to crack down on U.S. companies that move overseas for tax purposes, outlining a proposal to make the economics of the practice less appealing that could come up for Senate vote ahead of the midterm elections. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Democrats Court Palin in Alaska Oil-Tax Fight

Backers of a referendum say the former GOP governor should be their natural ally in a ballot fight to restore a law she signed in 2007 that implemented steep and progressive taxes on the biggest Alaska oil producers. But so far she has barely engaged on the issue. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And […]

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