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  1. Reality check: voting mattersRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... 2008 was decided by 300 votes. The Senate election in Virginia in 2006 was decided by less than 10,000. And yeah, Jim Webb was a bit of a blue dog. But if either of those elections had gone the other way, there would be no Affordable Care Act. ...

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  2. Breitbart TV: A New BeginningRead the original story

    Monday | Breitbart.com

    ... YouTube showed how online video could play a consequential role in politics, when Democratic Senate candidate Jim Webb volunteer S.R. Sidarth caught then- Sen. George Allen's (R-VA) so-called "macaca" moment on video . The Webb campaign accused ...

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  3. New Fox Show Tarnished By Panelist's False Reporting On IRSRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Media Matters for America

    ... other staff. Olivia Marshall is a researcher at Media Matters. Previously, she worked on Capitol Hill for Senator Jim Webb. She graduated magna cum laude from Virginia Tech with a degree in English. Now that the 2014 midterm elections are just ...

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  4. With still months to go, Virginia Senate race raking in millionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... For one, that race was seen as more of a toss-up because the seat was open with the departure of then U.S. Sen. Jim Webb. In this one, Warner starts with an incumbent advantage that leaves challengers an uphill climb, even though he shares a party ...

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  5. HOH: Web Comic Riffs on Jim Moran's Plea for Higher PayRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Roll Call

    ... his way into a nail-biter of a Senate campaign between then-Sen. George Allen, R-Va., and Democratic challenger Jim Webb by introducing the world to the "Macaca Blues": Warren Rojas is a Heard on the Hill columnist for Roll Call, having previously ...

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  6. Dems should look to Jim Webb in 2016Read the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | The Hill

    ... a countervailing approach; a man of courage, earthy character and a sense of place and belonging. That would be Jim Webb of Virginia. Because the law of enantiodromia today demands a warrior, an equal and opposite counterpart to the age's rising ...

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  7. Founder's Day Celebrations held at Monticello, UVARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | NBC29

    ... to experience some of the traditional ways they pay tribute to this historic moment. Former Virginia Senator Jim Webb spoke to the crowd as this year's recipient of the Thomas Jefferson Foundation Medal in citizen leadership. He emphasized that ...

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  8. Webb wins Thomas Jefferson Foundation medalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Cavalier Daily

    "Jim Webb's remarkable and eclectic career is an outstanding example of the many ways citizens can help lead the nation forward," Warburg said.

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  9. Former VA Senator to Receive T.J. Foundation Medal for Citizen LeadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | NBC29

    Former Virginia Senator Jim Webb will receive one the University of Virginia's highest accolades this week.

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  10. Jim Webb: 2014 Thomas Jefferson Foundation Medalist in Citizen LeadershipRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Cavalier Daily

    In one lifetime, Jim Webb has embodied many of the ways in which Americans can serve as citizen leaders.

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  11. US recognition of Va. tribes moves forwardRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | The Navajo Times

    ... but not from the federal government. The tribal recognition bill was introduced in 2009 by Sens. Mark Warner and Jim Webb, who left the Senate after one term. The bill would grant federal recognition to the Chickahominy, the Eastern Chickahominy, ...

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  12. Recognition of Va. tribes moves forwardRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | The Daily News Leader

    ... but not from the federal government. The tribal recognition bill was introduced in 2009 by Sens. Mark Warner and Jim Webb, who left the Senate after one term. The bill would grant federal recognition to the Chickahominy, the Eastern Chickahominy, ...

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  13. US Recognition Of VA Tribes Moves ForwardRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2013 | WMDT

    ... but not from the federal government. The tribal recognition bill was introduced in 2009 by Sens. Mark Warner and Jim Webb, who left the Senate after one term. The bill would grant federal recognition to the Chickahominy, the Eastern Chickahominy, ...

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

    Tuesday Apr 1 | The Washington Monthly

    ... it reduced his ability to sustain an autumn comeback). Allen's gaffe, though, loosened up a very close race with Jim Webb, improved Webb's fundraising, and led to media discoveries of other racially insensitive comments by the incumbent. After ...

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  15. Rep. Wolf Chides Obama About 'Potential Persecution'Read the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | News Max

    ... measure first passed the House in 2011 but died in the Senate in 2012 when it was held at the urging of then-Sen. Jim Webb of Virginia. Wolf reintroduced the legislation in 2013 and it passed the House in September. A companion bill passed the ...

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  16. One simple chart shows just how big Daily Kos' tent actually isRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Daily Kos

    ... moderate candidates Daily Kos has supported over the years, like Alaska Sen. Mark Begich and former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb. But Daily Kos has endorsed close to 200 different campaigns over the last decade, so is there any way to measure just how big ...

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  17. Ed Gillespie Leading GOP Field in Virginia Senate PrimaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 24 | News Max

    ... the state. The measure lost in the Senate 56-42, with Warner voting "nay" and Virginia's other Democratic senator, Jim Webb, voting "aye." Gillespie knows from personal experience that winning campaigns must be accompanied by positive agendas as ...

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  18. Toyo Ito Wins U.Va.'s 2014 Thomas Jefferson Medal in ArchitectureRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | Architect Online

    ... nship leadership . The 2014 award winners in these categories are attorney Kenneth Feinberg and former U.S. Senator Jim Webb, respectively.

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  19. Markos, "Why Are YOU Here?"Read the original story

    Mar 15, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... the future of the Democratic Party, people like Brian Schweitzer and Jon Tester. But I also look to candidates like Jim Webb in Virginia and Paul Hackett in Ohio. Traditional "libertarianism" holds that government is evil and thus must be minimized. ...

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  20. Former Sen. Webb Among Thomas Jefferson HonoreesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2014 | NBC29

    Former U.S. Sen. and Secretary of the Navy Jim Webb is among this year's recipients of the Thomas Jefferson Foundation Medals.

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