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  1. With fireworks, Ed Gillespie tries to light a fire under his bid for Virginia governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2017 | Washington Post

    ... Gillespie also said he would work with firefighters to adopt safety measures. One fan of the idea was George Allen, a Republican former governor who thinks the state's current restrictions are "nanny laws." "I just know Tennessee has really good ...

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  2. Do Russia probe attorneys' donations to Democrats threaten their independence?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Washington Post

    ... Campaign Committee. Quarles is the only one who donated to Republicans. In 2005, he gave $250 to then-Sen. George Allen of Virginia. In 2015, he gave $2,500 to Jason Chaffetz, the Utah Republican and chairman of the House Oversight Committee who ... 6 comments

  3. Republican Buford launches 34th District campaignRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2017 | Loudoun Times

    ... kickoff June 19 in Potomac Falls featuring Congresswoman Barbara Comstock and former governor and U.S. Sen. George Allen as guests. Comstock held the 34th District House of Delegates seat before being elected to Congress in 2014. Puneet Ahluwalia, a ...

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  4. Members of Mueller's Team Made Large Donations to DemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | News Max

    ... candidates since 1988, but donated "$2,500 to Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz in 2015 and gave $250 to then-Sen. George Allen of Virginia in 2005," according to CNN's Marshall Cohen, who cited Federal Election Commission records. Rhee has donated $16,400 ...

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  5. Virginia officials urge prayers for congressman who was shot, praise Capitol policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... outset of the GOP event, Kay Coles James, a former Bush administration official who previously worked in Gov. George Allen's administration, asked for a moment of silence. Ed Gillespie, the GOP nominee for governor, said on Twitter: "Join ...

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  6. Three members of Russia special counsel team donated to Democrats: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | Washington Examiner

    ... much less to Republicans, including $2,500 to Rep. Jason Chaffetz of Utah in 2015 and $250 to former Sen. George Allen of Virginia in 2005. Rhee also gave $2,700 to Clinton's campaign in 2015, and has donated $16,000 to Democrats since 2008. ...

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  7. Virginia is no longer a purple stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Interpretation of the news based on evidence, including data, as well as anticipating how events might unfold based on past events Virginia Govs. George Allen and Jim Gilmore , both Republicans, were followed by two Democrats , then by a Republican Bob McDonnell . At the presidential level, the state voted Republican from 1968 through 2004, but not once since then.

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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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