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  1. Capital Journal Afternoon Edition: GOP Sends 'Commando' Operative ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | The Wall Street Journal

    ... against independent candidate Greg Orman . "I call him 'Commando,'" said former Virginia governor and senator George Allen , for whom Mr. LaCivita once swam through 50 degree water to plant a campaign sign on a tiny island. But his record on the ...

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  2. Chris LaCivita, the GOP's Hard-Charging 'Commando' OperativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | The Wall Street Journal

    ... against independent candidate Greg Orman . "I call him 'Commando,'" said former Virginia governor and senator George Allen , for whom Mr. LaCivita once swam through 50 degree water to plant a campaign sign on a tiny island - in March. Though Mr. ...

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

    Oct 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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  4. Matthew Continetti: The Macaca DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | National Review Online

    ... field has come so far without committing unforced errors is news in itself. Since 2006, when Republican Senator George Allen of Virginia referred to an Indian-American Democratic tracker as "Macaca," GOP candidates have found ways to provoke, to ...

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  5. Texan's truck has possibly the most racist decal everRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    ... give interracial couples a look. Daggers. They get uncomfortable when they see me on the street." Former Sen. George Allen (R-Va.) was caught on tape during a 2006 campaign stop referring to an Indian-American campaign volunteer as "macaca." The ...

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  6. Democratic Candidates the Joke in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | The Weekly Standard

    ... field has come so far without committing unforced errors is news in itself. Since 2006, when Republican Senator George Allen of Virginia referred to an Indian-American Democratic tracker as "Macaca," GOP candidates have found ways to provoke, to ...

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  7. North Carolina Senate Race Now No. 1 All-Time in Outside SpendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | OpenSecrets

    ... more remarkable in context. By this date in 2012, the Virginia race between now-Sen. Tim Kaine and former Sen. George Allen had seen just $30.4 million of its eventual $52.4 million in outside spending. If the North Carolina election follows the ...

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  8. Virginia estate auction to focus on political campaign memorabiliaRead the original story

    Oct 16, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... the past chairman of the 5th District Republican Party and the field director for Southside Virginia under Sen. George Allen. "He was definitely an eclectic character," Mr. Thrift said. "He was passionate about politics, and he was also very active ...

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  9. Campaign trackersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... so it can then be used against them. The most famous incident involving a tracker came in 2006, when then-Sen. George Allen (R-Va.) had his reelection campaign derailed after being caught on film referring to a tracker affiliated with his opponent, ...

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  10. 'Trackers' help guarantee political candidates won't loosen up: Jarvis DeBerryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | NOLA.com

    In this Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2006 file photo, Virginia Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate, Jim Webb, right, answers questions during a news conference with Sen. Hillary Clinton, D-N.Y., in Alexandria, Va. In that 2006 campaign, a tracker affiliated with Webb caught his opponent, George Allen, using an ethnic slur to describe that tracker.

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  11. John, not Mark, touts Warner in TV adRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2014 | Politico

    ... seniority and clout. During his three decades, five different men held it (Harry Byrd, Paul Trible, Chuck Robb, George Allen and Jim Webb.) Democrat Tim Kaine won the seat in 2012.

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  12. Tracking the trackers: What it's like to have the most mind-numbing job in a campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... be used against them. The most famous recent incident involving a tracker came in 2006, when then-Virginia Sen. George Allen had his reelection campaign derailed after being caught on film referring to a tracker affiliated with his opponent, Jim ...

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  13. A political campaigna s most mind-numbing jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... be used against them. The most famous recent incident involving a tracker came in 2006, when then-Virginia Sen. George Allen had his reelection campaign derailed after being caught on film referring to a tracker affiliated with his opponent, Jim ...

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

    Oct 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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  15. Rob Ford's ethnic slurs under the microscope: Who still talks like that?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | The Toronto Star

    ... know when the context would be right for that,” he added. He noted the case of former Republican Senator George Allen, who lost a re-election race in 2006 after he used the term 'macaca' to refer to a man of native American descent who was ...

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  16. Control of Senate hinges on a half-dozen racesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Times Herald-Record

    ... of the competitiveness of their states and their own foibles, were in deep trouble. As the cycle wore on, Sen. George Allen, R-Va., turned his race ultra-competitive by referring to a Democratic tracker as a "macaca." By this time in the 2006 ...

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  17. Control of Senate hinges on a half-dozen racesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Times Herald-Record

    ... of the competitiveness of their states and their own foibles, were in deep trouble. As the cycle wore on, Sen. George Allen, R-Va., turned his race ultra-competitive by referring to a Democratic tracker as a "macaca." By this time in the 2006 ...

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  18. Why 2014 is more about Obama than 2010 wasRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... of the competitiveness of their states and their own foibles, were in deep trouble. As the cycle wore on, Sen. George Allen (R-Va.) turned his race ultra-competitive by referring to a Democratic tracker as a "macaca." The main factor was the deep ...

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  19. In 2014 midterms, Republicans increasingly see parallels to 2006 electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | Washington Post

    ... of the competitiveness of their states and their own foibles, were in deep trouble. As the cycle wore on, Sen. George Allen (R-Va.) turned his race ultra-competitive by referring to a Democratic tracker as a "macaca." By this time in the 2006 ... 5 comments

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

    Oct 2, 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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