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  1. Editorial: The reasons for low recidivism in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... that half the states are above that number and half are below it. Under the administration of Gov. George Allen in the mid- to late 1990s, Virginia did away with parole under a new "truth in sentencing" law. No longer would offenders find themselves ...

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  2. The Freitas gambitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | The Washington Post

    ... His victories have always been solid if not overwhelming. In the Obama reelection year of 2012, Kaine defeated George Allen in the contest to fill former senator Jim Webb's open Senate seat by nearly 6 percentage points and managed to finish ahead ...

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  3. Still time for the Senate to save the Ex-Im Bank, and with it, American jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 22 | Washington Examiner

    ... is fully functional. The millions of workers and thousands of businesses who rely on Ex-Im are counting on it. George Allen, a Republican, was formerly governor of Virginia and U.S. Senator. Allen is chairman of the National Association of ...

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  4. Court Clerk Running For Goodlatte's SeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    ... Prior to his election as clerk, Haywood served a stint as an aide to Goodlatte and later to former U.S. Sen. George Allen. Haywood is a James Madison University graduate and has received the Army National Guard Commendation Medal for outstanding ...

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  5. Haywood To Seek GOP Nod For 6th DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    ... Prior to his election as clerk, Haywood served a stint as an aide to Goodlatte and later to former U.S. Sen. George Allen. Haywood is a James Madison University graduate and has received the Army National Guard Commendation Medal for outstanding ...

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  6. Haywood Considers Goodlatte's SeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    ... Prior to his election as clerk, Haywood served a stint as an aide to Goodlatte and later to former U.S. Sen. George Allen. In 2015, he ran unopposed for a second term as clerk of court. The lack of candidates may have been a first in local history, ...

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  7. Finalized vote count in Chesterfield puts Northam in lead, making him ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 13 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... the county grew in the ensuing decades, so did Republican margins. For instance in the 1993 gubernatorial race, George Allen beat his Democratic challenger, Mary Sue Terry, by more than 30,000 votes. By the 2013 gubernatorial race between Democrat ...

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  8. Virginia 2017 Elections & the Path Ahead for Gun RightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | AmmoLand

    ... League, the Democrats controlled BOTH the House and the Senate, while Virginia had a Republican governor (George Allen). The Speaker of the House was Democrat Tom Moss who represented Norfolk. Pro-rights bills were killed with regularity in the ...

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  9. Election Day Turnout Arlington's Highest in Over Two DecadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | ARLnow.com

    The 55 percent of registered voters who turned out to vote in Tuesday's election was the highest percentage turnout in an non-presidential year since the early 1990s, according to figures from the county's elections office. It was the highest turnout in a gubernatorial election year in Arlington since 1993 , when 56 percent of registered voters turned out as Republican George Allen triumphed over Democratic nominee and then-Attorney General Mary Sue Terry.

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  10. Virginia may foretell a brighter future for DemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | GantDaily.com

    ... are usually unnoticed. In 1992, Bill Clinton was elected President of the United States. In 1993, Republican George Allen became governor of Virginia. In 1994, Newt Gingrich led House Republicans to win 54 seats and take the House majority for the ...

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  11. Big government wonRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2017 | Washington Times

    ... heard but appeared to be ready to best their gubernatorial election record of 20 years ago, when a Republican, George Allen, was governor. They do, however, give momentum to the anti-Trump movement that showed its ugliest side on Inauguration Day ...

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  12. Democrats' chances of taking the House suddenly look a lot betterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | WEHT

    ... races, Ferguson noted, have forecast big changes in the national landscape before. In 1993, Republican George Allen won the office after three Democratic terms the year before the GOP would sweep into control of the House. In 2009, Republican Bob ...

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  13. Tactics vs. EnvironmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | Taegan Goddard's Political Wire

    First Read : "This feels like the most consequential off-year election we've seen since 1993, when Republicans Rudy Giuliani , Christine Todd Whitman and George Allen all won, foreshadowing what would happen in the 1994 midterms the next year." "Every political strategist is watching tonight's Virginia gubernatorial contest, which likely will come down to this question: What's the more powerful force - the political environment or campaign tactics ?" "Northam has tried to capitalize on the environment, especially given President Trump's job rating in the 30s in the state Gillespie, meanwhile, has run the more aggressive campaign - and he's had to.

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  14. Explicit racism is on the ballot tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | ThinkProgress

    ... that this kind of racial politics is even more potent than it was in 2016. Consider former Republican Sen. George Allen, who was once a juggernaut in Virginia politics. He won his 1993 gubernatorial race with over 58 percent of the vote . He ...

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  15. Mornings on the Mall VA Diner Tour 11.03.17Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | WMAL-AM Washington

    ... talking to columnist Cal Thomas, Ed Gillespie, VA Del. Tim Hugo, Larry Michael, VA Sen. Jill Vogel, VA Governor George Allen and more! Stop by to join the conversation live with WMAL's Mornings on the Mall starting at 5 AM on Friday morning!

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  16. No, Ed Gillespie Isn't Running a Racist CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... or even predictive (in terms of telling us anything about how a candidate will govern)? Anyone who remembers George Allen's Virginia campaigns knows that culture issues have long resonated in the Commonwealth-whether it was working for him (his plan ...

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  17. Numbers Indicate a Cross-Ballota Voting Possible in Virginia Gov RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | WMAL-AM Washington

    ... Bill Bolling served under Democrat Tim Kaine from 2006 to 2010. Democrat Don Beyer also served under Republican George Allen from 1994 to 1998. The Lieutenant Governor's main duty is to serve as a tiebreaking vote in the Senate, and to serve as the ...

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  18. Sen. Marco Rubio campaigns for Ed Gillespie in Loudoun CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | Powhatan Today

    ... hairman John Whitbeck at the start of a rally that included Rep. Barbara Comstock, R-10th, former Gov. and Sen. George Allen, and

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  19. What Virginia and New Jersey reveal about 2018 electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2017 | Washington Examiner

    ... results. But you can find examples in which they have, dating back to at least 1993. That year, Virginia's George Allen and New Jersey's Christine Todd Whitman ran as tough-on-crime tax cutters who supported welfare reform and won. A year later, ...

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  20. Where in the world is Ed?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... The fundraiser was for invited guests only - Virginia business leaders and politicians, including former Gov. George Allen - but the agent offered a choice spot on a hill with a perfect vantage for viewing Pence's motorcade, an impressive 14-car ...

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