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  1. Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb to run for presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Newsday

    ... served in the war -- played a central role in his surprise Senate election in 2006 against Republican Sen. George Allen. While he chose not to seek re-election after one term, his military and foreign policy credentials could allow him to become a ...

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  2. 7-3 David Bellavia in for Tom Hour 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    ... Chuck Robb over Oliver North Dakota Democrat. And then of course 2006 he wins the seat himself defeating. George Allen. India in the senate race that was raised issues made famous over a racial slur that was made senator Allen. But anyway. It's ...

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  3. Webb Announces Hea s Running For PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    Former Virginia Senator Jim Webb has officially announced he's seeking the Democratic nomination for President. Webb served one term in the U.S. Senate after defeating Republican George Allen.

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  4. Virginia Democrat in 2016 race, sees long oddsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | NWAonline

    ... President George W. Bush's decision to go to war in Iraq. The former Marine, who upset Republican Sen. George Allen in 2006, has said he's "the only person ever elected to statewide office in Virginia with a union card, two Purple Hearts, and three ...

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  5. White House Brief: Things to know about Jim WebbRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2015 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... ran for the Senate on an anti- Iraq war message and overcame a large deficit to defeat incumbent Republican George Allen. In the Senate, Webb focused on foreign policy and veterans issues - he helped write the post 9/11 GI bill - but decided not to ...

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  6. Former Democratic Sen. Jim Webb joins presidential campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... He launched his Senate campaign nine months before the general election. He went on to unseat Republican George Allen by less than 1 percent of the vote, a victory that helped Democrats take control of the Senate. Webb is the fifth Democratic ...

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  7. Jim Webb, a Iraq war critic and Democrat, will challenge Clinton in 2016 bid for White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | TwinCities

    ... war, in which his son Jimmy served, was key to his surprise Senate election in 2006 against Republican Sen. George Allen. Webb speaks about the need for economic "fairness" and ways of addressing the disparity between the wealthy and the poor. He ...

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  8. Jim Webb joining pack seeking Democratic presidential nominationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... shadow elites on our political process." Webb served one term as senator in Virginia, ousting incumbent Sen. George Allen in an upset victory in 2006. The senator, a Vietnam veteran who served as secretary of the Navy and assistant secretary of ...

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  9. 5 Things You Should Know About Jim WebbRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... first political YouTube moment - known as "Macaca" - hit. Webb was the beneficiary of that moment. Republican George Allen had been favored to win re-election to the U.S. Senate seat in Virginia. That is, until race became an issue in a big way. ...

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  10. Jim Webb Is Running For President For Some ReasonRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2015 | Outside the Beltway

    ... never been a fan of electoral campaigning, as evidence by how difficult it was to get him to run against George Allen in 2006 and then his decision not to run for re-election in 2012, and the idea of Jim Webb as a candidate for President is just ...

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  11. Campaign 2012THE Debut of Citizen CainRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2015 | American Reporter

    ... him began with an incident in Virginia in 1996, when a slur against an Indian-American - a "macaca," as Sen. George Allen called a videoographer working for an opponent - went viral on YouTube wrecked Allen's campaign and Senate career. Video ...

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  12. Lobbying WorldRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2015 | The Hill

    ... Business Committee under Rep. Sam Graves (R-Mo.) - as a senior counsel. He has also worked for former Sen. George Allen (R-Va.) and the Small Business Administration. a The American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy has brought on Ed Hill ...

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  13. Virginia Gov creates commission to study bringing back parole in state sentencing schemeRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2015 | Sentencing Law and Policy

    ... create a commission to study reinstating parole in Virginia, two decades after it was abolished by then-Gov. George Allen amid a wave of tough-on-crime laws across the country.... McAuliffe (D) signed an executive order to review whether doing away ...

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  14. California passes vaccination bill that eliminates almost all exemptionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Mashable

    California lawmakers have passed one of the strictest vaccination laws in the country, effectively ending exemptions for personal and religious beliefs. The California General Assembly voted in favor of the controversial Senate bill 277 , which eliminates the option for parents to cite personal or religious beliefs in order to opt out of immunizations for their children.

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  15. Morse: When it comes to parole, we need to move past politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... out. Let's do the politics, then the policy to which it remains fully attached. It all emerged in the summer of George Allen's trailing 1993 race for governor against two-term Attorney General Mary Sue Terry. "Dear Fellow Virginian," Allen wrote ...

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  16. Campaign 2012THE Debut of Citizen CainRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2015 | American Reporter

    ... him began with an incident in Virginia in 1996, when a slur against an Indian-American - a "macaca," as Sen. George Allen called a videoographer working for an opponent - went viral on YouTube wrecked Allen's campaign and Senate career. Video ...

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  17. George Allen evolves - in a big way - on gay marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | The Washington Post

    To say former Virginia governor and U.S. senator George Allen has evolved on gay rights is an understatement. His shift is more revolution than evolution.

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  18. Jim Webb Defends The Confederate FlagRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Outside the Beltway

    ... ironic given the fact that it was a Confederate flag that played a role in the undoing of former Senator George Allen, who Webb defeated in the 2006 Senate Election. About Doug Mataconis Doug holds a B.A. in Political Science from Rutgers University ...

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  19. George Allen warns against bring "dangerously lenient" parole back to Va.Read the original story

    Jun 25, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Former Virginia governor George Allen warned the state government Thursday to tread carefully as it considers dismantling one of his signature achievements by bringing back parole. "It will be interesting to see which specific felons that this Commission thinks should be released sooner," he wrote in a statement posted on Facebook .

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  20. steven_overlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... It's hard to say. The technology certainly is there. It's a lot easier to catch [former Virginia Gov.] George Allen saying something like he did years ago. The iPhone and everyone having a smartphone means they have a video camera in their pocket. ...

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