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6 hrs ago | NBC Philadelphia

Blogger Hired by Redskins Resigns After 2 Weeks

Obv. this issue with Redskins is one where I don't see eye to eye with some friends.

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Related Topix: Blog News, Virginia, Virginia Government, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Jim Webb, Democrat

10 hrs ago | Loudoun Times

Liberal blogger hired to defend Redskins name resigns

A blogger hired by the Washington Redskins to defend the team's name has quit after two weeks.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican

Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Miami Herald

Blogger hired to defend Redskins name resigns

Ben Tribbett announced his resignation on Twitter late Monday, saying he didn't want to be a distraction because of personal attacks directed toward him.

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Related Topix: US Senate, Republican, US Politics, US News

Slate

Democratic Strategist Hired to Boost D.C. Football Team Resigns Under Pressure

Just two weeks ago, the Virginia Democratic strategist and blogger Ben Tribbett announced that he'd joined the PR department of Washington, D.C.'s football team.

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Related Topix: US Senate, Republican, US Politics, US News, Blog News

Mon Jul 07, 2014

American Reporter

Brasch WordsBANNING the First Amendment

Surrounded by a throng of reporters and bathed in the bright lights of tv cameras from all over the world, Andrew Breitbart was in his element.

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Related Topix: Cameras, US Politics, Mary Landrieu, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican

The Daily Beast

Redskins Defender Tweeted About ScalpingAfter taking politician to bat for slur.

In an epic twist, the same man who took down a politician eight years ago for using a racist slur is now working for the Washington Redskins to defend the team's name and has a backlog of offensive tweets to boot.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican

Fri Jul 04, 2014

American Reporter

Brasch WordsBANNING the First Amendment

Surrounded by a throng of reporters and bathed in the bright lights of tv cameras from all over the world, Andrew Breitbart was in his element.

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Related Topix: Cameras, US Politics, Mary Landrieu, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican

Thu Jul 03, 2014

OpenSecrets

RSLC Goes In With Developers to Turn Tide in NY State Senate

In New York state, legislative politics are more than a little counterintuitive.

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Related Topix: US News, Folk, Assembly, Scott Walker, US Governors, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Warner, Republican, Rick Perry

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Slate

Today, in "How to Find the Lede": The Macaca Adventure

You always hate to miss a story that you could have had. The feeling starts behind the eyes, and sinks into the joints.

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Related Topix: Morphine (generic), MS Contin, Kadian, Medicine, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican

Mon Jun 30, 2014

American Reporter

Brasch WordsBANNING the First Amendment

Surrounded by a throng of reporters and bathed in the bright lights of tv cameras from all over the world, Andrew Breitbart was in his element.

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Related Topix: Cameras, US Politics, Mary Landrieu, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican

Sat Jun 28, 2014

Mediaite.com

Redskins Hire Liberal Blogger to Fight Name-Change Pressure

According to a report this week from Virginia's NBC 12 , the Washington Redskins organization has hired Ben Tribbett , a well-known liberal blogger in Virginia politics, to help fight against the pressure to change the team's name.

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Related Topix: Blog News, US Politics, Virginia, US Senate, Republican, Virginia Government

Fri Jun 27, 2014

American Reporter

Brasch WordsBANNING the First Amendment

Surrounded by a throng of reporters and bathed in the bright lights of tv cameras from all over the world, Andrew Breitbart was in his element.

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Related Topix: Cameras, US Politics, Mary Landrieu, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican

Thu Jun 26, 2014

The Virginian-Pilot

Assembly history seems poised to repeat itself

Once again, a Virginia governor of one party and a legislature controlled by another party find themselves at odds and probably headed to court.

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Related Topix: US Senate, Republican, US Politics, Virginia, US News, Virginia Government

Tue Jun 24, 2014

Style Weekly

GOP Wavers on Cantor's Pollster

The Virginia GOP's relationship with its pollster appears unclear after he wrongly predicted a 34 percent margin of victory for former U.S. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Tim Kaine, US News, US Senate, Republican, Virginia, Randolph-Macon College, US Governors, Tim Kaine

Mon Jun 23, 2014

American Reporter

Brasch WordsBANNING the First Amendment

Surrounded by a throng of reporters and bathed in the bright lights of tv cameras from all over the world, Andrew Breitbart was in his element.

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Related Topix: Cameras, US Politics, Mary Landrieu, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican

Sun Jun 22, 2014

Daily Kos

profiled

I mean I really shouldn't be embarrassed, for I am not my brother's keeper, but I am embarrassed anyway.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, John McCain, US Governors, Sarah Palin, George Bush, US Senate, Republican

Fri Jun 20, 2014

American Reporter

Brasch WordsBANNING the First Amendment

Surrounded by a throng of reporters and bathed in the bright lights of tv cameras from all over the world, Andrew Breitbart was in his element.

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Related Topix: Cameras, US Politics, Mary Landrieu, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican

Wed Jun 18, 2014

Daily Kos

Failed GOP pollster digs deeper; I have fun at his expense

MCLAUGHLIN, ROUND 3: Yesterday, we presented GOP pollster John McLaughlin's rejoinder to criticism of his 2012 polling -- in light of his big miss in House Majority Leader Eric Cantor's race.

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Related Topix: Eric Cantor, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US Senate, Mitt Romney, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Sandy, US Governors, Bob McDonnell

Tue Jun 17, 2014

The Hill

Markos Moulitsas: No surprise on GOP polls

In 2012, Mitt Romney headed into his election night confident of victory. His internal numbers from Neil Newhouse were coming up gold: He was ahead in Florida, Virginia and North Carolina, narrowly ahead in New Hampshire and Iowa, and tied in Pennsylvania and Wisconsin.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Eric Cantor, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mitt Romney, US Senate, Opinion

American Reporter

Brasch WordsBANNING the First Amendment

Surrounded by a throng of reporters and bathed in the bright lights of tv cameras from all over the world, Andrew Breitbart was in his element.

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Related Topix: Cameras, US Politics, Mary Landrieu, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican

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