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  1. Womenetics POW Awards, Keynote Address - Tuesday, April 17, 2012, Atlanta, GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2012 | US Consumer Product Safety Commission

    ... for eight years. I was the Democratic Party's nominee for the United States Senate in 2004, but lost that race to Jim DeMint. And when I was nominated for Chairman of the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, Senator DeMint was the first ...

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  2. Schapiro: Ken Cuccinelli takes a pounding, but don't count him outRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Senate Conservatives Fund, a political-action committee founded by another lion of the right, former U.S. Sen. Jim DeMint, R-S.C. Former Gov. Jim Gilmore, denied a delegate slot, took to Facebook on Monday to chide Cuccinelli: "It appears that Ken ...

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  3. After victory, Darryl Glenn faces new challenge against Michael BennetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Denver Post

    ... nominee Sarah Palin and the Senate Conservatives Fund, a political booster group founded by former U.S. Sen. Jim DeMint of South Carolina. A common thread among all these politicians is a sharp distaste for the D.C. old guard - both Democrat and ...

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  4. David Brat pens new book, titled 'American Underdog: Proof that Principles Matter'Read the original story

    Jun 27, 2016 | Washington Times

    ... published the work of Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, former South Carolina Sen. Jim DeMint, Fox News anchor Bret Baier and talk radio host Michael Savage, among others. "To change the status quo, we must tap into moral ...

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  5. On Twitter, NPR Reporter Blasts 'Isolationist' Brexit VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | NewsBusters.org

    ... her own one-word reply : Three minutes later, Khalid took it upon herself to counter a Tweet from former Senator Jim DeMint, who contended that " #Brexit will be cause to celebrate on both sides of the Atlantic since it rebuilds Britain as a true ...

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  6. Sens. Cruz, Sessions on Brexit: Change Coming to US, TooRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | News Max

    ... what is going on around us I believe the American people too will choose independence this November." Former Sen. Jim DeMint of South Carolina, who now serves as president of The Heritage Foundation, a conservative think tank, tweeted: #Brexit will ...

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  7. The Corey News Network: This is not the CNN that trailblazed cable TV journalismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Salon

    ... season, Amanda Carpenter and Jeffrey Lord. Carpenter is a one-time high-ranking staffer for former Senator Jim DeMint and current bane of the Senate Ted Cruz. In her latter capacity, she was a relentless cheerleader for Cruz's brand of ...

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  8. Campaign cash fuels final sprint to Senate primary finishRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Denver Post

    ... from U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz and the Senate Conservatives Fund , a major political booster founded by former U.S. Sen. Jim DeMint of South Carolina. On Thursday, Glenn added to his cavalry charge by notching an endorsement from conservative writer Erick ...

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  9. Ted Cruz, positioning for future, heads to Colorado to help Senate candidateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Dallas Morning News

    ... and it drew more than 20 of the nation's leading conservative activists, including Heritage Foundation president Jim DeMint, Club for Growth president David McIntosh, direct-mail guru Richard Viguerie, National Rifle Association board member and ...

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  10. Indiaa s prime minister tweeting to S.C. congressmenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | Post and Courier

    ... as strikingly candid. That goes for the Kentucky Republican's recollections of his dealings with former U.S. Sen. Jim DeMint, R-S.C. McConnell paints a picture of DeMint, now the president of the conservative Heritage Foundation think tank, as ...

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  11. Shrink The Government's Role To End Too-Big-To-FailRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | The Heritage Foundation

    ... M. Paulson. That's the same program that Paulson and Bernanke pressured Congress to sign off on. Former Sen. Jim DeMint (now my boss at The Heritage Foundation) distinctly remembers Paulson telling Senate Republicans, without any substantiation, ...

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  12. Palmetto Sunrise: Horne, Sanford debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Post and Courier

    ... the April 2013 primary for the seat that came open when Tim Scott was picked by Gov. Nikki Haley to replace Sen. Jim DeMint following his resignation. Sanford defeated Elizabeth Colbert Busch in the special election that May. Sanford was unopposed ...

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  13. Mitch McConnell Slams Jim DeMint in New MemoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | News Max

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell tells Newsmax TV that he slammed former South Carolina Sen. Jim DeMint and the Senate Conservatives Fund that he founded in his new memoir because the group keeps "helping to nominate people who couldn't' win in November." "We lost three races in 2010 in Delaware and Colorado - and in Nevada by nominating candidates who were simply unelectable in a general election," McConnell, 74, the six-term Kentucky Republican, told "Newsmax Prime" host J.D. Hayworth Friday in an exclusive interview.

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  14. Mitch McConnell Says Tea Party Got 'Hijacked'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | The Daily Caller

    ... Fund, which he referred to as "the worst of the worst." The group, founded by former South Carolina Sen. Jim DeMint in 2008, endorsed McConnell's Republican Senate primary challenger in 2014. "For the first four years of his presidency, if Barack ...

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  15. Capitol Hill Buzz: McConnell dishes on Obama, conservativesRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2016 | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... Reid comments. Some of McConnell's sharpest descriptions are of some conservatives, notably former Sen. Jim DeMint, R-S.C., who now heads the conservative Heritage Foundation. As senator, DeMint was "almost submissive" at meetings and never ...

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  16. Capitol Hill Buzz: McConnell dishes on Obama, conservativesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Darien News-Review

    ... Reid comments. Some of McConnell's sharpest descriptions are of some conservatives, notably former Sen. Jim DeMint , R-S.C., who now heads the conservative Heritage Foundation . As senator, DeMint was "almost submissive" at meetings and never ...

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  17. Americans Who Opt Out of Medicare Must Forfeit Social Security BenefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Breitbart.com

    ... the ruling, which essentially decided that an entitlement program such as Medicare is "mandatory," then-Sen. Jim DeMint (R-SC) introduced the Retirement Freedom Act . The bill would have allowed Medicare and Social Security to be "disconnected," so ...

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  18. Voter ID laws return US to era of civil rights violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... it, the GOP state chairman said it still lowered President Barack Obama's majority. Former South Carolina Sen. Jim DeMint, who heads the conservative Heritage Foundation, says in states with voter ID laws, "you've seen, actually, elections begin to ...

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  19. On Native GroundTHE Right and Wrong Way to Deal with TerrorismRead the original story

    May 25, 2016 | American Reporter

    ... blaming President Obama. Why is there no one in charge of the Transportation Security Agency? Because U.S. Sen. Jim DeMint, a conservatibve Soth Carolina Republican, has placed a hold on Obama's choice to head the agency, former FBI agent and police ...

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  20. Ar EditorialBOEHNER: a Sluggish Clog in a Dumb MachineRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... Cantor will take his place. In the Senate, if they ever had their way, Sen. Harry Reid would give way to Sen. Jim DeMint as majority leader, and the wreck of this country would become, for them, the economic opportunity of their lifetime. Americans ...

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