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  1. Ann Romney will campaign in Virginia on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... the heart of the Loudoun suburbs where many independent voters are found. She will be joined by former senator George Allen (R-Va.). While Mitt Romney has been an active presence on the campaign trail this year, his wife has kept a lower profile. ...

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  2. What Is Ed Gillespie's Backup Plan?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | National Journal

    ... in June. Given that environment, Gillespie's campaign has been notably unifying. While 2012 Senate nominee George Allen endured sniping from conservatives, and 2013 gubernatorial nominee Ken Cuccinelli got it from moderates, Gillespie has made peace ...

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  3. Comstock and Foust campaigns fight for women votersRead the original story

    Oct 28, 2014 | WUSA-TV Washington

    ... be too little too late. The comment has become John Foust's "Macaca" moment. That slur was made famous by Sen. George Allen and helped him lose his Senate seat. Mitt Romney had a similar problem in his bid to become president when he was recorded ...

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  4. Last Pitch: Republicans Go Offbeat in Final AdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | The Wall Street Journal

    ... senate candidate actively promoted a racial slur, voters rightly rejected him." In 2006, then- Virginia Sen. George Allen used a word -"Macaca"-considered derogatory in reference to a volunteer for his opponent James Webb's campaign who was of ...

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  5. Redskins owner's wife donated to Dem Warner, who hasn't endorsed team nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    ... itical compass when it comes to donating. She's given to Democrats and Republicans, even former Republican Sen. George Allen. But his dad once coached the Redskins.

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  6. Last Pitch: Republicans Go Offbeat in Final AdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | The Wall Street Journal

    ... senate candidate actively promoted a racial slur, voters rightly rejected him." In 2006, then- Virginia Sen. George Allen used a word -"Macaca"-considered derogatory in reference to a volunteer for his opponent James Webb's campaign who was of ...

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  7. Virginia GOP Senate Candidate Using Redskins Name Controversy In Hail Mary Ad CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Outside the Beltway

    ... from Dan Snyder, the team's owner. Gillespie, meanwhile, has been endorsed by former Virginia Sen. George Allen (R), who as ThinkProgress reported in January is among a cadre of prominent Washington communications consultants the team has hired to ...

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  8. Gillespie injects Redskins name into raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... criticism from a group opposed to the team's name. The group's spokesman compared Gillespie's support for it to George Allen's use of the word " macaca " to describe a Democratic tracker during the Republican senator's failed 2006 reelection ...

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  9. Oneida Nation Says Virginia Voters Will Reject Ed Gillespie Like They Did George AllenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | City Paper

    ... promoted a racial slur, voters rightly rejected him.," the statement from Oneida reads. "As with former Senator George Allen, Ed Gillespie will likely lose the election promoting a dictionary-defined slur, but perhaps there will be a place for him ...

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  10. Va. Republican Airs Redskins Name Campaign Ad During Monday Night FootballRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... senate candidate actively promoted a racial slur, voters rightly rejected him. As with former Senator George Allen, Ed Gillespie will likely lose the election promoting a dictionary-defined slur, but perhaps there will be a place for him on Dan ...

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  11. Ed Gillespie Brings Controversy Over Washington Football Team's Name Into Virginia Senate RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 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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  12. Virginia Senate Candidate Runs Pro-'Redskins' Ad During Monday Night FootballRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | ThinkProgress

    ... from Dan Snyder, the team's owner. Gillespie, meanwhile, has been endorsed by former Virginia Sen. George Allen (R), who as ThinkProgress reported in January is among a cadre of prominent Washington communications consultants the team has hired to ...

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

    Oct 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. Campaign 2012THE Debut of Citizen CainRead the original story

    Oct 17, 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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