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  1. Kasich hiring veteran GOP pollsterRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... most national Republican organizations as well as U.S. Sens. Roy Blunt, Johnny Isakson, Jim Talent, Fred Thompson, Phil Gramm and Kelly Ayotte. If Kasich declares for president as many expect, DiVall presumably would move from his 527 organization, ...

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  2. Michael A. Cohen The new Mike Huckabee is mad as hellRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Boston.com

    But in between the angry Rudy Giuliani, the clueless Sarah Palin, and the somnambulate Fred Thompson, there was one exception: the aw-shucks, populist appeal of former Governor Mike Huckabee of Arkansas. There was something about the accessibility of his message and the positive vibes he radiated that was palpable.

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  3. Palmdale Agrees To Voting Changes To Settle Discrimination LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | CBS Local

    ... g strength of minorities. The city argued changes were unnecessary, noting that its first black councilmember, Fred Thompson, was chosen in citywide balloting in 2013. Plaintiffs in the lawsuit called that election illegal.

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  4. Palmdale agrees to voting changes to settle lawsuitRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | KMPH-TV Fresno

    ... g strength of minorities. The city argued changes were unnecessary, noting that its first black councilmember, Fred Thompson, was chosen in citywide balloting in 2013. Plaintiffs in the lawsuit called that election illegal.

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  5. The Huckster could pull it off: Why the Beyonce-hating, gay-baiting...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Salon

    ... was able to cruise to victory in the 2008 Iowa caucuses, but he didn't have much competition: there was Fred Thompson, whose campaign that cycle amounted to an extended gaze at his watch, and Mitt Romney, whose Mormonism didn't exactly jibe with ...

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  6. Mike Huckabee: The creator of the modern 'Wait, what?' Republican poll surgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | The Washington Post

    ... You'll remember that Rudy Giuliani led for much of 2007; for a decent part of that year, McCain also trailed Fred Thompson, who flashed onto the scene and then vanished. In December 2007, Huckabee surged -- passing McCain, a vanishing Thompson, and ...

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  7. Mike Huckabee Plans Presidential Announcement TomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Daily Kos

    ... right vote; for instance, Cillizza notes that the reason that he didn't win South Carolina was because Fred Thompson had not pulled out of the race, allowing John McCain to squeak by with a triumph. I would argue that the problem of splintering the ...

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  8. AAG Unveils New Reverse Mortgage Commercials, Collaterals Emphasizing Retirement Planning StrategyRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | Business Wire

    ... television commercial campaign consisting of five new spots featuring former Senator and national spokesperson Fred Thompson. AAG has also developed a new information pack and DVD for seniors, their adult children and caregivers. The materials ...

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  9. Rick Santorum, Howard Dean square off in Long Beach debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | LA Daily News

    ... has welcomed political figures to prior conventions and last year hosted a debate between former GOP Senator Fred Thompson and Robert Gibbs, who previously served as President Barack Obama's press secretary. Despite being at odds politically, there ...

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  10. Guest Editorial: Brokered convention - it's not going to happenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... get out of a race at any time ... but you can't get in a race at any time. Dilettantes like Newt Gingrich or Fred Thompson or even Rudy Giuliani in the past never seemed to want to leave the comfort of an existing stream of private sector income ...

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  11. Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Obama rising, Christie fallingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... Florida over a weakened Romney and a last-gasp Huckabee campaign (itself bumped out of a SC win by a last-gasp Fred Thompson campaign), and then roll on to victory. And again, this was a guy who remained relatively popular the whole way. It takes ...

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  12. Ruth: Rubio's case of Potomac feverRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... who isn't running for president? At this rate maybe even former Tennessee senator and reverse mortgage shill Fred Thompson might be sizing up his chances for another somnambulant run. The road to the White House promises to be rather gridlocked with ...

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  13. In Fox News Interview, Rand PaulDeclares His Old Quotes Off-LimitsRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | Lucianne.com

    ... out of the Fox News debate. Rudy Giuliani, Mitt Romney, John McCain, Mike Huckabee, and even the somnolent Fred Thompson would get seats, and Paul would not. They got back-up from the state party-then-Chairman Fergus Cullen called the Fox move ...

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  14. Who's in, who's out in race to lead Tennessee GOPRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... letter to fellow SEC members. The 60-year-old former hospital executive and volunteer staffer for ex-U.S. Sen. Fred Thompson is considered another non-establishment candidate; of the 66 SEC members, she was one of 29 to recently vote in support of a ...

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  15. Meet the 2016 Republican Nominee for President...Jeb BushRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Townhall

    ... senator was the favorite of only 7% of likely Republican voters in a New York Times/CBS poll, tied with Fred Thompson and far behind Mitt Romney (16%) and Mike Huckabee (21%). (NY Times, Dec 11, 2007) Yet, on January 8, 2008, McCain won the New ...

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  16. Katie Walsh is the new chief of staff for the Republican National Committee.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | National Journal

    ... John Ashcroft. From there, she went to work as an assistant to the national finance director at Friends of Fred Thompson and then as Midwest regional finance director for the McCain-Palin campaign in 2008. She joined the NRSC for the 2010 and 2012 ...

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  17. Consensus of a dozen evangelical leaders: Huckabee is the most viable ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Hot Air

    ... so many strong options to choose from. The pickings were slim in 2008 - Huck was still relatively unknown and Fred Thompson never got going - and then slimmer in 2012 after Perry flamed out, leaving Santorum as the only real game in town. This year ...

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  18. Ranking the 2015 SF Giants commercialsRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... takeaway here from all of these is that Bochy needs to go into Hollywood after all this. He's a latter-day Fred Thompson, serious and silly in all the right ways. The best part about this? It has a short shelf-life. It's sentimental about something ...

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  19. Heaven Tourism Books Pulled from Nearly 200 Christian BookstoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Christianity Today

    ... Star Wars and Kate Bosworth of Superman Returns . The film also features veteran actor and former US Senator Fred Thompson as well as singers Michael W. Smith and Dwight Yoakam, according to a news release from Giving Films. "I'm an ordinary man ...

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  20. "Apocalypse is right around the corner": Rick Perlstein...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Salon

    ... Huckabee is far from the first ex-presidential candidate to trade his name for some grubby money; Bob Dole and Fred Thompson both carved out nice little niches in their post-politics years doing just that. What was new - or at least new er - ...

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