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  1. Former Charlottean David Snepp helps Afghans resettleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2014 | WBTV

    ... a decade in private business he went back to Capitol Hill, serving as spokesman for two Republican senators, George Allen of Virginia and Olympia Snowe of Maine. It was in 2010 that he went to Afghanistan as a senior communications adviser with the ...

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  2. Davis: A way forward on MedicaidRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    In 1995, faced with a broken welfare system, then-Gov. George Allen rolled out landmark reform legislation.

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  3. Virginia and its 'Redskins Pride Caucus' best fit for Snyder's new stadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Sporting News

    ... suburb of Ashburn; it replaced the original headquarters built in another Virginia suburb by former coach George Allen in 1972. Last, but far from least, Virginia's politicians have been far more embracing of the team's controversial name than those ...

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  4. Warning sent to Alabama's Democratic county chairmen: You are being trackedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... viral videos. The rise of "tracking" kicked off with gusto in 2006, when a Democratic tracker caught Republican George Allen, an incumbent U.S. senator from Virginia, calling a Democratic operative with a video camera a "macaca," referring to the ...

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  5. Come on, come on down, sweet VirginiaRead the original story

    Aug 28, 2014 | Virginia Business

    ... against any group of people, are ill-advised in both life and politics. They are quickly reminiscent of George Allen's infamous "Macaca moment," not exactly Virginia's finest hour. Since playing a key leadership role in the founding of our nation, ...

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

    Aug 27, 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. Campaign 2012THE Debut of Citizen CainRead the original story

    Aug 24, 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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  8. Former Sen. Jim Webb raises profile in IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... a wave of Democratic enthusiasm and millions in national campaign cash from a party bent on unseating then-Sen. George Allen, a Republican force whose campaign imploded after he used a racial slur against a Democratic volunteer who was videotaping ...

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  9. Virginiaa s Webb raises profile on Iowa stumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... of Democratic enthusiasm and millions in national campaign cash from a party bent on unseating then-senator George Allen, a Republican force whose campaign imploded after he used a racial slur against a Democratic volunteer who was videotaping him ...

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  10. Even when erring in polling, heads won't be rollingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... it right a lot more often than he is wrong. But he's had a bad string of it lately. In 2012, he had former Sen. George Allen, R-Va., up 47 percent to 44 percent just weeks before he lost his Senate race by six points to former Virginia Gov. Timothy ...

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  11. How wrong must you be in D.C. to never work again?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... right a lot more often than he is wrong. But he's had a bad string of it lately. In 2012, he had former senator George Allen (R-Va.) up 47 percent to 44 percent just weeks before he lost his Senate race by six points to former Virginia governor ...

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  12. A question for Washington pollsters: How wrong must you be to never work again?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... right a lot more often than he is wrong. But he's had a bad string of it lately. In 2012, he had former senator George Allen (R-Va.) up 47 percent to 44 percent just weeks before he lost his Senate race by six points to former Virginia governor ...

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  13. On state campaign trail, trackers set to pounceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2014 | The News Tribune

    ... viewed 7,376 times on YouTube as of Friday. The Hutchinson video had been seen 2,139 times. The next year, Sen. George Allen, R-Va., was filmed at a campaign rally calling his opponent's video tracker "macaca" - which can refer to a genus of monkey ...

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  14. NFL's Redskins Appeal Ruling That Team Name Is OffensiveRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2014 | Bloomberg

    ... action toward former Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling's racist comments. Former Virginia Senator George Allen, whose father was the Redskins' longtime coach and whose brother, Bruce, is its president, has supported the status quo. The case ...

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

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

    Aug 10, 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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  17. Netflix bulks up K St. helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | The Hill

    The online content provider has signed up Scott Corley, previously an aide to former Sen. George Allen , and his firm Corley Consulting, according to forms filed with the Senate.

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  18. Netflix hires Corley for net neutrality work - Cavarocchi signs...Read the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | Politico

    ... Lobbying for Netflix are Scott Corley , once a staffer for former Rep. Jim Rogan (R-Calif.) and former Sen. George Allen (R-Va.), and Stewart Barber , a former aide to Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-Ga.). This is Netflix's first registration since 2012, ...

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  19. Brasch WordsBANNING the First AmendmentRead the original story

    Aug 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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  20. Echoes of the Summer of WatergateAmerica's current discontent shares...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | New York Magazine

    ... of this incident is reminiscent of the 2006 video of the former Virginia Governor (and presidential aspirant) George Allen insulting a Virginian man of Indian descent by calling him a "macaca" at a campaign event. That incident essentially ended ...

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