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  1. profiledRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... other policy areas. Prior to joining the Vice President's staff, he briefly served as counsel to U.S. Senator George Allen (R-VA). He also served as senior advisor to former House Budget Committee Chairman John Kasich (R-OH). Active in international ...

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  2. Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe takes officeRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2014 | WUSA9.com

    ... audience were six former Virginia Governors, the outgoing Bob McDonnell, Chuck Robb, Doug Wilder, Mark Warner, George Allen and Tim Kaine. Speaker Bill Howell presented the new Governor, " I have the honor of present to the sovereign people of ...

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  3. Voter's Guide: Va. voters go to polls in 3 Us House districtsRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | WUSA-TV Washington

    ... Volvo. He is the former Lieutenant Governor of Virginia (1990-1998) serving 2 terms with Republican Governor George Allen. He also served as Ambassador to Switzerland and Liechtenstein (appointed by the Obama administration 2009-2013). 2. Lavern ...

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  4. Failed GOP pollster digs deeper; I have fun at his expenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... polls in early- and mid-October showing Indiana Senate candidate Richard Mourdock and Virginia Senate candidate George Allen ahead were conducted too early to be considered predictive, and both races moved away from Republicans in the final weeks. ...

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  5. Markos Moulitsas: No surprise on GOP pollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | The Hill

    ... Colorado 50/46; he lost 51/46. McLaughlin had Romney winning Virginia 51/44; he lost 51/47. McLaughlin had George Allen leading the Virginia Senate race 47/44; he lost 53/47. McLaughlin had Richard Mourdock winning 45/42 in Indiana's Senate race, ...

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  6. Should I have seen Eric Cantora s loss coming?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... it at face value. (McLaughlin is a known commodity in DC political circles; he was the pollster of choice for George Allen during his rise up the political ranks.) But, we had no other piece of data to go on and, as I noted above, even if we had ...

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  7. Why the GOP Still Struggles With PollingRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2014 | National Journal

    Eric's Cantor's shock defeat Tuesday is being blamed on any number of reasons. But among the seasoned Republican campaign operatives, the biggest internal culprit is seen as the majority leader's longtime pollster, John McLaughlin, whose own survey of the Virginia race showed Cantor leading his opponent by 34 points.

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  8. Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe takes officeRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2014 | WUSA9.com

    ... audience were six former Virginia Governors, the outgoing Bob McDonnell, Chuck Robb, Doug Wilder, Mark Warner, George Allen and Tim Kaine. Speaker Bill Howell presented the new Governor, " I have the honor of present to the sovereign people of ...

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  9. Brasch WordsBANNING the First AmendmentRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... him began with an incident in Virginia in 1996, when a slur against an Indian-American - a "macaca," as Sen. George Allen called a videoographer working for an opponent - went viral on YouTube wrecked Allen's campaign and Senate career. Video ...

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  10. National GOP: Don't use Cantor's pollsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | The Hill

    ... of Pennsylvania statistically tied just weeks before they both lost by double digits. A poll for former Sen. George Allen's (R-Va.) campaign weeks before Election Day had him up 47 percent-44 percent against now-Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) and Mitt ...

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  11. Tea partier Ra l Labrador enters majority leader race, because the American people want him toRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... really great for America, because 36,000 Republicans in red-country Virginia are pretty much America. Just ask George Allen. Wanted: Applicants for Majority Leader, US House who have record opposing amnesty. Come see me. 2nd Request. No qualified ...

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  12. Tea partier RaAol Labrador enters majority leader race, because the American people want him toRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... really great for America, because 36,000 Republicans in red-country Virginia are pretty much America. Just ask George Allen. Wanted: Applicants for Majority Leader, US House who have record opposing amnesty. Come see me. 2nd Request. No qualified ...

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  13. A look at the candidates for House leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    ... Committee and the House's longest serving member. In this combination of Associated Press file photos Sen. George Allen, R-Va., left, concedes in Alexandria, Va. Thursday, Nov. 9, 2006, and right, Jim Webb, D-Va., gestures during remarks at an ...

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  14. This South Carolina Republican Shows Us Birther Jokes Are Unfortunately Still A ThingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Switched

    ... and racial slurs such as "n---er" in a drunken voicemail to Barreiro. While campaigning in 2006, former Sen. George Allen (R-Va.) referred to an Indian-American as "macaca," a slur typically directed to Africans. While speaking to reporters on a ...

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  15. Let's turn VA-7 blue by finding Dave Brat's "dead girl or live boy"Read the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... honor of having Sen Jim Webb for a term thanks to an intrepid Kos contributor and his video camera drawing out George Allen's "Maccaca" moment we all knew was in him. To those who object to this as dirty politics, my response is twofold. Unlike Newt ...

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  16. Voter's Guide: Va. voters go to polls in 3 Us House districtsRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | WUSA-TV Washington

    ... Volvo. He is the former Lieutenant Governor of Virginia (1990-1998) serving 2 terms with Republican Governor George Allen. He also served as Ambassador to Switzerland and Liechtenstein (appointed by the Obama administration 2009-2013). 2. Lavern ...

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  17. HUFFPOLLSTER: Why Did Eric Cantor's Polling Get It So Wrong?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | Switched

    ... has gotten many races wrong in the past two years. In Virginia, it had Mitt Romney and U.S. Senate hopeful George Allen winning their 2012 races easily. Both Republicans lost by a significant margin." [ 538 , McLaughlin's track record via Daily Kos ...

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  18. David Brat's win against Eric Cantor shakes Virginia politics, too | With VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... sympathy for Brat, who was otherwise a complete unknown." Conservative activist Jamie Radtke, who challenged George Allen for the GOP Senate nomination in 2012, said the big reason for Brat's victory was the turnout by grassroots Republican ...

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  19. Eric Cantor's Polling Firm Takes HeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | Roll Call

    ... Romney went on to lose, 51 percent to 47 percent. Also that year, the firm had surveys that showed former Sen. George Allen, R-Va., leading now-Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., 47 percent to 44 percent, in October. Kaine went on to defeat Allen, 53 percent to ...

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  20. All Opinions Are Local: Does Cantor's defeat kill Virginia's Medicaid expansion?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... all the polls saying that Cantor had a sure landslide. But even if he got 60 percent - roughly the same margin George Allen won in the 7th District in the 2012 GOP Senate primary against weak opposition - would this be seen by other Virginia ...

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