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DAVID DALLAS — Chris McDaniel: Mississippi’s next four-decade senator

June 5, 2014


By David Dallas I worked for the Republican Steering Committee in Washington D.C. during the final throes of the George Herbert Walker Bush presidency after he had broken his no-new-taxes promise. No matter how you read his lips, George the First had betrayed the Reagan Revolution. He had compromised with Democrats and, now-extinct, liberal Republicans […]

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Tea Party’s McDaniel running for U.S. Senate against Thad in 2014

October 17, 2013


Tea Party candidate Chris McDaniel

ELLISVILLE, Mississippi — Second-term state Sen. Chris McDaniel said Thursday that he’s running for the U.S. Senate in 2014, a decision that likely pits him against longtime incumbent Thad Cochran in the Republican primary. Cochran turns 76 in December and is expected to announce late this year whether he’ll seek re-election to the Senate seat […]

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