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Atlanta Journal Constitution: Georgia 2018: Roy Barnes endorses Stacey Evans for governor The Nevada Independent: DSCC starts Google ads campaign to pressure Heller on health care The Herald: Parnell: ‘If we do this a little bit better, I’d be getting sworn in … Continue reading

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Democrats experiment in the South Carolina 5th special election

House Democrats’ will be spending a bit of money on the upcoming special House election in the South Caolina 5th congressional district – $275,000 on their candidate Archie Parnell, to be exact. The statement issued by the party makes it … Continue reading

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Recount confirms Republican Ralph Norman’s nomination for the South Carolina 5th

The vote was so close in last week’s Republican primary for the South Carolina 5th District that a mandatory recount kicked in.  Lucky for former state Rep. Ralph Norman the recount verified his election night victory over S.C. House Speaker Pro Tem … Continue reading

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Recount possible in the SC-5th Congressional District GOP primary

Hard to believe but there is political news beyond the latest stupid, corrupt, or insane thing Donald Trump just did. With all votes counted in yesterday’s Republican primary  for the open South Carolina’s 5th District seat, it would appear we … Continue reading

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Trump is in no position to threaten Republicans with primary challenges

In an interview with Dana Bash on CNN yesterday, Rep. Mark Sanford (R-S.C.), a member of the conservative House Freedom Caucus, discussed threats President Trump made in the form of potentially supporting a primary challenger against him in 2018. The … Continue reading

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Behind the Ad: Does America sometimes scare the crap out of you?

The South Carolina 5th congressional district seat vacated by Mick Mulvaney, Trump’s budget director, will be contested early next month. The party primaries are on May 2, with runoffs held on May 16 if no candidate gets 50%. The special election will be … Continue reading

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