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  1. Benacquisto retains seatRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    The State Senate majority leader, whose endorsement from former vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin in the spring couldn't help her to a seat in the U.S. Congress, earned another four-year term in state office in Tuesday's "universal" primary with an easy victory over opponent Michael Dreikhorn for the District 30 Senate seat.

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  2. Liberals Behaving Badly: Political Scandals the Networks Are Hiding From YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | NewsBusters.org

    The indictment case against Republican Governor Rick Perry, that even liberals have described as "weak," is just the latest GOP controversy that the networks have jumped on to taint Republicans in this midterm election year.

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  3. Dick Polman: Meet the summera s dumbest GOP white manRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | The Janesville Gazette

    Let's wave bye-bye to July with a thigh-slapping salute to Curt Clawson, the tea party's latest contribution to the U.S. Congress.

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  4. Rep. Curt Clawson mistakes U.S. government officials for foreignersRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | Daily Kos

    In case you missed it last week, newly installed Florida Rep. Curt Clawson's first major contribution to the national discourse was an extended conversation with two United States government officials appearing before the House Foreign Affairs Committee in which he was convinced, apparently by names and the skin color of the two witnesses, that ... (more)

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  5. Rep. Curt Clawson mistakes U.S. government officials for foreignersRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | Daily Kos

    In case you missed it last week, newly installed Florida Rep. Curt Clawson's first major contribution to the national discourse was an extended conversation with two United States government officials appearing before the House Foreign Affairs Committee in which he was convinced, apparently by names and the skin color of the two witnesses, that ... (more)

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  6. Congressman apologizes after confusing U.S. officials for foreignersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | UPI

    Congress' newest member made a major faux pas at a hearing last week when he apparently mistook two senior U.S. officials for Indian government representatives.

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  7. Indian or American: Congressman's 'oops'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | BBC News

    Last Thursday US Representative Curt Clawson mistook two senior US officials testifying at a congressional hearing for representatives of the government of India.

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  8. Rookie rep's big fail in front of Washington TV camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2014 | MarketWatch

    In a video that's going surprisingly viral for, well, a House Foreign Affairs subcommittee hearing on U.S.-India relations, the newly elected Florida congressman addresses two speakers as if they are representatives of the Indian government.

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  9. Florida Congressman mixes up U.S. officials with Indian government officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2014 | MarketWatch

    In a video that's going surprisingly viral for, well, a House Foreign Affairs subcommittee hearing on U.S.-India relations, the newly elected Florida congressman addresses two speakers as if they are representatives of the Indian government.

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  10. #awkward: Lawmaker mistakes U.S. officals for Indian onesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | CNN

    Rep. Curt Clawson, a congressman for all of one month, made an embarrassing mistake this week when he confused two Obama administration officials with representatives from India.

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  11. The Fix: One of the most awkward exchanges you will ever see, inside or outside the CapitolRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Rep. Curt Clawson , who less than a month ago was elected to succeed Rep. Trey Radel , hasn't yet had much of a chance to make a name for himself ... until Thursday, when he used his turn at the microphone during a House hearing to speak glowingly about India to two witnesses who he apparently believed were from that country.

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  12. GOP Congressman Just Assumed That Brown-Skinned U.S. Officials Were...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2014 | New York Magazine

    Florida Tea Partier Curt Clawson only joined Congress last month, when he was chosen to replace cocaine-addled conservative Trey Radel in a special election, but that's no excuse for the stupid and offensive thing he did at a House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing on Thursday.

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  13. Congressman Curt Clawson makes a fool of himself as he addresses US officials as Indian nationalsRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2014 | Daily Kos

    It seems every year Congress is populated with a higher percentage of ill-prepared ideologues.

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  14. Indian American Officials Asked About 'Your Country','Your Government'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2014 | Newindpress

    WASHINGTON: In an extremely awkward incident, a newly elected member of the US House of Representatives mistook two senior Indian American officials of the Barack Obama administration to be from India and asked them questions about "your country" and "your government".

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  15. US lawmaker mistakes Obama govt officials for Indian bureaucratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | The Times of India

    Clawson, a former basketball player who won a special election last month to replace Trey Radel, who resigned following a cocaine bust, later apologized for his gaffe.

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  16. 'I love your country': FL congressman mistakes govt employees for India delegatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | Russia Taday

    Freshman Congressman Curt Clawson suffered an embarrassing and awkward exchange during his first subcommittee meeting on Friday, mistaking two government officials for visitors from India.

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  17. Lawmaker mistakes US officials for representatives of IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | WGAL-TV Lancaster

    Rep. Curt Clawson, a congressman for all of one month, made an embarrassing mistake this week when he confused two Obama administration officials with representatives from India. 2 comments

  18. How not to start your congressional careerRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    House Speaker John Boehner, left, greets Rep. Curt Clawson in June after Clawson won a special election to replace Rep. Trey Radel.

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  19. Lizbeth Benaquisto and Curt Clawson: Champ & ChumpRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Lizbeth Benaquisto: State lawmakers slashed overall funding for college scholarships this year, but thanks to this senator, a Fort Myers Republican, there was an exception.

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  20. The humiliating moment rookie Congressman mistook Asian-American...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Look out for the pink moustache! Battle of the ride-sharing apps come to New York as Lyft given go-ahead to take on Uber The humiliating moment rookie Congressman mistook Asian-American government staffers for Indian officials and told them: 'I'm familiar with your country' A Florida congressman got off to a poor start with his new position after ... (more)

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