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  1. UVa Rector Goodwin leaving Board of VisitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... ends next summer. Goodwin first joined the Board of Visitors in 1996 after being appointed by then-Gov. George Allen, serving until 2004. McDonnell appointed Goodwin to the newly created post of senior adviser to the board - a one-year term - after ...

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  2. Is Virginia Headed for Another Hillary vs. Bernie Showdown?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | RedState

    ... support, defeat Harris Miller, who had the support of state insiders; Webb went on to defeat Republican senator George Allen in the general election. Virginia's off-year elections are seen as a bellwether for the midterm elections that take place ...

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  3. SAR program looks at leadership qualities of George WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... Benjamin Cleveland Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution presented Honorary Lifetime membership to George Allen, center, during the recent meeting. Allen and Honorary Lifetime member Bill Norwood, left, were also presented SAR War Service ...

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  4. Virginia Republicans have a tough task aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... than an alarm that ought to be heeded now. The Virginia of 2016 isn't the Virginia of Jim Gilmore in 1997 or George Allen in 2000. Virginia Republicans have not won a statewide race since 2009, and each year the percentage seems to be steadily ...

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  5. Do Corey Stewart's Confederate antics help Ed Gillespie or hurt the GOP brand?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... he said. Virginia hasn't had a statewide candidate stand accused of being too cozy with the Confederacy since George Allen's Senate reelection bid in 2006. The issue resurfaces now in a particularly high-profile race at a chaotic moment in American ...

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  6. Invisible by design: How trackers quietly document politicians at their worstRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | PennLive.com

    ... one -- and sometimes five or more -- recording their every move. Perhaps most famously, Virginia U.S. Sen. George Allen's career was scuttled in 2006 when he used a racial slur to describe the dark-complexioned tracker who was working for his ...

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  7. Will a romance novelist be the next governor of Georgia?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    ... had better luck in his first run for office. Webb, who had previously served as secretary of the Navy, defeated George Allen to become a U.S. senator from Virginia in 2006. He retired after one term, and briefly sought the Democratic nomination for ...

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  8. A Virginia gubernatorial hopeful can't seem to resist all things ConfederateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... for whom divisiveness is a touchstone. The last prominent Virginian who tried that tactic - former U.S. senator George Allen , of "macaca" fame - was unceremoniously thrown out of office for his trouble. It would be a fine thing if Mr. Stewart were ...

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  9. Tim Kaine's Next RaceRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2017 | National Journal

    ... Tim Kaine stepped down as DNC chair to run for Virginia's open Senate seat in a clash of former governors with George Allen . Now Democrats are finding their feet after a 2016 gut punch, and Kaine, who was a couple of states' electoral votes from ...

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  10. AOC Connect and Yyotta Unleash New 100 Gigabit Fiber Capacity and IXP ...Read the original story

    Apr 11, 2017 | World News Report

    ... levels of capacity and connectivity required to enable major cyber operations initiatives," said Major General George Allen, USMC Retired. "By creating access to these options, Yyotta becomes the virtual enabler to Quantico, a key region where ...

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  11. A profile of Susan Platt, Democratic candidate for lieutenant governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Virginia. She was elected attorney general in 1985 and 1989 and then lost the race for governor to Republican George Allen in 1993. Virginia's five statewide offices are filled by white men. This is a good year for a candidate who happens to be a ...

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  12. Jim Webb Declines Naval Academy Honor After Protests From a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | Mediaite.com

    ... in 1987 In 2006, the article surfaced again during Webb's Senate race against former [Virginia] governor George Allen ." Webb issued a statement on his website, Tuesday, that explained his decision to decline the association's award. The former ...

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  13. Schapiro: Can Democrats again harvest votes in rural Virginia?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... to the GOP in 1993. That's when the Democratic nominee for governor, Mary Sue Terry, all but handed Republican George Allen her rural base by urging an expansion of gun control. This is not to suggest that Democrats can anytime soon flip rural ...

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  14. Apparently Tax and Spending Cuts are Either Too Small or Too Big, but Never Just Right: New at ReasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... else. But would Democrats have been any happier? Probably not. Consider the freak-out that greeted Gov. George Allen (R) when he proposed a $2.1 billion tax cut in 1995. Democratic House Majority Leader Richard Cranwell warned that Allen wanted to ...

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  15. Bruce Allen has remained influential at Redskins Park amid multiple staff changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... in 2001). Allen came to Washington with no shortage of name recognition. His father is legendary Redskins coach George Allen, and his brother is former Virginia governor and U.S. Senator George Allen. Allen had held executive positions with the ...

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  16. Bruce Allen has remained influential at Redskins Park amid multiple staff changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | Powhatan Today

    ... in 2001). Allen came to Washington with no shortage of name recognition. His father is legendary Redskins coach George Allen, and his brother is former Virginia Governor and Senator George Allen. Allen had held executive positions with the Oakland ...

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  17. Editorial: Economic development evolves in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... Development Partnership, which was established by the legislature in 1995 after being championed by then-Gov. George Allen. The VEDP's mission has been to attract business to the state while providing existing businesses the capital they need to ...

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  18. Barrett G. DowellRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2017 | Fauquier.com

    ... in early childhood education, working with the Virginia Preschool Initiative founded by former Governor George Allen in 1995, and with the local Head Start Program, beginning in 2000. She remained active with Head Start and Bright Starts, an ...

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  19. The Media Keeps Using a Donald Trump Is Anti-Semitic StrawmanRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2017 | US News & World Report

    ... still recall the single-mindedness with which The Washington Post set out to defeat former Virginia Republican George Allen in his 2006 bid for re-election to the United States Senate. The coverage it gave day in and day out to nonsensical stories - ...

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  20. Former and current Fredericksburg-area lawmakers react to Bill Howell's retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... Helber) ------ 4 col color A1 William Howell, Vince Callahan From back left, Republican officeholders George Allen, Bill Howell, Rob Wittman, Ed Scott and Bobby Orrock applaud Jerry Kilgore. 03/25/05::Sen. George Allen, along with, House Speaker ...

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