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Yesterday | The Weekly Standard

Lamar Alexander in the Crosshairs

Nashville One name is ubiquitous at a July 22 rally for Republican Senate candidate Joe Carr, and it isn't Joe Carr's.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Lamar Alexander, US Senate, Republican, Bob Corker, Tennessee, Tennessee Government

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Breitbart.com

...The Next Dave Brat? Amnesty Foes Line Up Behind Tea Party Candidate

Joe Carr remembers exactly where he was when he found out that House Majority Leader Eric Cantor lost his race to the largely unknown political upstart David Brat.

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Related Topix: US News, Tea Party, US Politics, Eric Cantor, Republican, US House of Representatives, Lamar Alexander, US Senate, Immigration Reform, US Governors, Sarah Palin

Chattanoogan.com

DA Looking Into Issue Of County Commission Candidate's Campaign...

The District Attorney's Office has been provided with documents that a County Commission candidate's campaign sent filled-out requests for absentee ballots to elderly voters.

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Related Topix: Hamilton County, TN, US Politics, US News, Chattanooga, TN

Sun Jul 20, 2014

NewsBusters.org

Actor-Politician Fred Thompson Notes Being Conservative In Hollywood...

Fred Thompson, a former senator and presidential candidate who returned to an acting career, granted an interview to The Hollywood Reporter to promote his new movie "Persecuted," the story of a televangelist framed for murder by powerful government officials.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, The Hollywood Reporter

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Examiner.com

The Target Audience for the Film, Persecuted Is Those With A Persecution Complex

So, some evangelicals decided to get together and make a film which revolves around setting up a popular televangelist named John Luther, who is " persecuted " because he won't put his support behind legislation to unify people of all faiths .

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Harrison Ford, US Politics, US News

Tue Jul 15, 2014

EDGE

Fox News' Carlson Blames 'Seinfeld' for Holiday Spirit Decline

Fox News personality Gretchen Carlson proved Monday that it's never too early to start shopping for the fictionalized "War on Christmas."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Life, Holidays, Christmas, Festivus, Gay/Lesbian

Mon Jul 14, 2014

News Max

Fred Thompson: Obama 'Has No Concept' of 'Founding Principles'

Acclaimed actor and former Tennessee Sen. Fred Thompson believes President Barack Obama has jettisoned the wisdom of the nation's Founding Fathers in pursuit of a liberal remaking of the United States.

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Related Topix: Law and Order, Crime TV, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Fred Dalton Thompson, US Politics, US News, 2012 Presidential Election, Barack Obama

Free Republic

'Persecuted': Fred Thompson -...

Fred Thompson's political career dates back to Watergate. Since, he has been a U.S. Senator and presidential candidate.

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Related Topix: US Politics

Hollywood Reporter

Fred Thompson: It's 'Tough' to be a Republican Actor in Hollywood

The "Law & Order" alum, a former U.S. senator and GOP candidate for president, stars in a new movie about corruption in the U.S. Senate.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Fred Dalton Thompson, Entertainment

Hollywood Reporter

Fred Thompson: It's 'Tough' to be a Republican Actor in Hollywood

The "Law & Order" alum, a former U.S. senator and GOP candidate for president, stars in a new movie about corruption in the U.S. Senate.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Fred Dalton Thompson, Entertainment

Fri Jul 04, 2014

News Max

Howard Baker Nearly Tapped as Nixon's '68 VP Running Mate

The remarkable life of Howard H. Baker, Jr., who died at age 88, was celebrated last week at Tennessee's largest funeral in memory.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Lamar Alexander, US Senate, Republican, Al Gore, Harry Reid, Democrat, Mitch McConnell, Elizabeth Dole

The Intelligencer

Is the U.S. economy better than ...

Fortunately, conspiracy-minded Darrell Issa intends to get to the bottom of this jobs numbers government scandal via an onslaught of costly hearings, sub-hearings, mega-hearings, and photo=op hearings..

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Darrell Issa, Social Security, Personal Finance

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Chattanoogan.com

Chattanooga Bar Association Endorses Amendment 2

The Chattanooga Bar Association is endorsing Amendment 2 that would change the way appellate judges are appointed and retained in the state.

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Related Topix: Chattanooga, TN, Bill Haslam, US Governors, Phil Bredesen, US Politics, US News, Hamilton County, TN

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Knoxville News Sentinel

Goodbye, friend: Baker lauded for his statesmanship, civility

First Presbyterian Church Pastor The Rev. Martha Anne Fairchild, right, watches the transfer of the casket to the honor guard after the funeral of U.S. Sen. Howard H. Baker Jr., Tuesday, July 1, 2014, in Huntsville.

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Related Topix: Huntsville, TN, US Politics, US News, Joe Biden, Sports

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Detroit News

Remembering the man who questioned a rogue president

Howard Baker, who died last week at age 88, will be remembered in tributes this week for many things: The way he broke the century-long Democratic hold on Tennessee.

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Related Topix: Tennessee, US News, US Politics, Opinion

Fri Jun 27, 2014

Examiner.com

Thomas Ravenel: Politics to Prison to Television - and Back to Politics?

We've all heard of politician's children who become politicians themselves; just take the two generations of presidencies in the Adams and Bush families as examples.

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Related Topix: Ravenel, SC, US Governors, Arnold Schwarzenegger, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Lindsey Graham, Jim DeMint, Ron Paul, US House of Representatives

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

David M. Shribman: Howard Baker asked the question

Howard H. Baker Jr., who died yesterday at 88, will be remembered in tributes this week for many things: The way he broke the century-long Democratic hold on Tennessee.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Lamar Alexander, US Senate, Republican, Tennessee, Opinion

Thu Jun 26, 2014

Dallas Morning News

Former Sen. Howard Baker, who queried Nixon on Watergate, dies

Sen. Fred Thompson , who was chief minority counsel of the Senate Watergate Committee, talked with Sen. Howard Baker, R-Tenn., during the Watergate hearings on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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Related Topix: Fred Dalton Thompson, US Politics, US News, Lamar Alexander, US Senate, Republican, Ronald Reagan

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