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  1. Activist who videotaped Ellis vows more oversight of politiciansRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2014 | TwinCities

    ... trackers to follow politicians and take video that is later used by opponents in elections. Former U.S. Sen. George Allen, R-Virginia, was videotaped in 2006 using a word to describe an Indian American tracker that some people considered a racial ...

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  2. Campaign 2012THE Debut of Citizen CainRead the original story

    Apr 12, 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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  3. Brandeis University's Decision To Cancel Ayaan Hirsi Ali Appearance Has Done Liberals No FavorsRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2014 | The Huffington Post

    ... to be objectionable. I've been to three commencement ceremonies at my alma mater -- at one I saw Virginia Gov. George Allen speak, at another I saw media superstar Katie Couric. Chances are that the people who liked the one would have had objections ...

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  4. Brandeis University's Decision To Cancel Commencement Speaker Has Done Liberals No FavorsRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2014 | The Huffington Post

    ... to be objectionable. I've been to three commencement ceremonies at my alma mater -- at one I saw Virginia Gov. George Allen speak, at another I saw media superstar Katie Couric. Chances are that the people who liked the one would have had objections ...

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  5. Sean Hannity Endorses Comstock in Va. Congressional RaceRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2014 | News Max

    ... Ryan; former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney; conservative radio host Mark Levin; former Virginia Gov. George Allen; and Leadership Institute president Morton Blackwell. According to The Hill , Comstock had a 30-point lead over her primary ...

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  6. Campaign 2012THE Debut of Citizen CainRead the original story

    Apr 7, 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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  7. Conservative Victory in Virginia GOP With Appointment of Shaun KenneyRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2014 | Breitbart.com

    ... state senate in 2011, has fallen on hard times since. Barack Obama won the state over Mitt Romney in 2012, and George Allen's senate bid the same year failed miserably. Then, in 2013, the party squandered an opportunity to keep the governor's ...

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  8. a KKK Flyer Landed In a Bag Of Candy On This Woman's LawnRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2014 | The Huffington Post

    ... 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," ...

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  9. The Real Versus Mythical Power of Candidate GaffesRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2014 | The Washington Monthly

    ... Mitt Romney's "47% video" in 2012, and perhaps the most relevant since it occurred in a Senate race, George Allen's "Macaca Moment" in Virginia in 2006. Looking back at the impact on subsequent polls, Nate finds that Obama's "clinging" comments had ...

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  10. Campaign 2012THE Debut of Citizen CainRead the original story

    Apr 1, 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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  11. Campaign 2012THE Debut of Citizen CainRead the original story

    Mar 28, 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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  12. Snyder's Trail of Crocodile TearsBy Michael TomaskyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2014 | The Daily Beast

    ... and Lanny Davis (two of the "experts" advising Snyder on PR) were oily. And we always knew that former Sen. George Allen, another adviser whose brother is the GM and whose father is the famous former head coach, is kind of a racist . But I never ...

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  13. Not All Political Gaffes Are Created EqualRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2014 | Commentary Magazine

    ... or released by anyone running for the kind of gaffe that can turn a race around. Examples, like former Senator George Allen's weird "macaca" insult thrown at a Democratic operative in 2006 or Todd Akin's obtuse comments about rape and pregnancy, ...

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  14. Native Americans Blast Redskins Gambit To Defuse Name Controversy With Financial ContributionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2014 | ThinkProgress

    ... includes former White House officials Lanny Davis and Ari Fleischer and former Virginia senator and governor George Allen. The Redskins in February launched Community Voices, a PR campaign that defends the name. By clicking and submitting a comment ...

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  15. Campaign 2012THE Debut of Citizen CainRead the original story

    Mar 23, 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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  16. KKK Leader Refutes Hate Group Label: 'We're A Christian Organization'Read the original story

    Mar 21, 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," ...

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  17. Brasch WordsBANNING the First AmendmentRead the original story

    Mar 20, 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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  18. GOP Lawmaker Likens Medicaid Expansion To A 'Tar Baby,' Says He 'Meant Nothing Racial' By ItRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | The Huffington Post

    ... 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," ...

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  19. New PAC offers a privatea access to Va. Gov. McAuliffe for as little as $50KRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... creating leadership PACS is a bipartisan tradition that dates back to the administration of former Gov. George Allen, a Republican. Former Gov. and current U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine's PAC, Moving Virginia Forward, has raised $8.3 million - the most out of ...

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  20. Gov. Terry McAuliffe forms new political action committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... and economic growth, McAuliffe said in an email to political supporters on Monday. Every governor since George Allen in the 1990s has set up a PAC to funnel money to candidates and causes he has favored. Allen's Campaign for Honest Change disbursed ...

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