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  1. Conservatives urged not to 'squander' Trump presidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Yahoo!

    ... Obama's health care law, the election of Trump and majorities in Congress now have a chance to do it. Former Sen. Jim DeMint, president of the conservative Heritage Foundation, said activists must maintain pressure on the people they've elected.

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  2. Conservatives urged not to - squander' Trump presidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Mateo Daily Journal

    ... Obama's health care law, the election of Trump and majorities in Congress now have a chance to do it. Former Sen. Jim DeMint, president of the conservative Heritage Foundation, said activists must maintain pressure on the people they've elected.

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  3. Conservatives urged not to - squander' Trump presidency NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Concord Monitor

    ... Obama's health care law, the election of Trump and majorities in Congress now have a chance to do it. Former Sen. Jim DeMint, president of the conservative Heritage Foundation, said activists must maintain pressure on the people they've elected.

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  4. Mike Pence Tells Conservatives They Have a Rare Opportunity In the Trump PresidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Time

    ... health care law, the election of Trump and majorities in Congress now have a chance to do it. Former Sen. Jim DeMint, president of the conservative Heritage Foundation, said activists must maintain pressure on the people they've elected. All ...

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  5. Pence urges conservatives: Ignore Democrats' 'fear-mongering' on ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Washington Examiner

    ... a good job. Congress has been moving too slow, too cautiously. They need to get some things done," former Sen. Jim DeMint, who serves as president of the Heritage Foundation, told the Hill after his own CPAC speech on Thursday. We're sorry, there ...

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  6. 'Nightmare is About to End' VP Pence rallies conservatives at Cpac to repeal, replace ObamaCareRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fox News

    ... covered. Pence did not offer a timetable for ObamaCare's repeal. Another CPAC speaker, former South Carolina Sen. Jim DeMint, called earlier Thursday for the immediate dismantling of the 2010 health care law, saying the argument that a replacement ...

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  7. new Conservatives urged not to a squandera Trump presidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... Obama's health care law, the election of Trump and majorities in Congress now have a chance to do it. Former Sen. Jim DeMint, president of the conservative Heritage Foundation, said activists must maintain pressure on the people they've elected.

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  8. CPAC leader blasts 'alt-right,' as conservatives define agenda under TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Fox News

    ... hash out a plan for legislation now that Trump is in the White House. "Conservatives won a great victory," said Jim DeMint, leader of the Heritage Foundation think tank and a former GOP South Carolina senator, reflecting on Trump's victory. "But all ...

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  9. DeMint to Republicans: Dona t go softRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Star-Telegram.com

    Former South Carolina Sen. Jim DeMint on Thursday warned congressional Republicans to keep their pledges to enact a conservative agenda, despite mounting political pressure some are already facing over issues like repealing the Affordable Care Act. "Fellow conservatives, this is our time," said DeMint, who is now the president of the conservative Heritage Foundation, during an appearance at the Conservative Political Action Conference here outside of Washington, D.C. "We cannot allow our representatives in Washington to squander this opportunity and again fall short on promises we've made to the American people," he said.

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  10. DeMint Demands GOP Leaders Keep Their PromisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Daily Caller

    Former Sen. Jim DeMint called for members of the audience at the Conservative Political Action Conference to put pressure on Republican leadership to follow through with conservative policy pledges Thursday morning. DeMint relied on his expereince as a former lawmaker to tell members of the audience at the Gaylord National Convention Center that pollsters, consultants, and other interest groups are working hard to convince members of Republican leadership that it's in their best interest to not follow through on key promises that President Donald Trump made on the campaign trail.

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  11. Conservatives Want Obamacare Repeal, And They Want it NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Roll Call

    Conservatives rallying here are calling for their congressional brethren to keep the faith and quickly gut the Affordable Care Act, dismissing concerns about lost health coverage and motivated voters at town halls. Heritage Foundation President Jim DeMint , the former South Carolina Republican senator, called on activists attending the Conservative Political Action Conference to push their members of Congress to send to President Donald Trump the same legislation that dismantled the law and was vetoed by President Barack Obama with all due haste.

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  12. Jim DeMint: Obamacare a 'cancer' on health care systemRead the original story

    Thursday | Washington Times

    Former Sen. Jim DeMint, the president of the Heritage Foundation, said Thursday that Obamacare has become a "cancer" on the country's health care system and must be removed immediately. Mr. DeMint said the notion that lawmakers can't repeal Obamacare without finding a replacement is "absolutely ludicrous" and that before the law, America had the best health care system in the world.

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  13. You may hear a lot about an arcane legal theory at Neil Gorsuch's confirmation hearings.Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Mother Jones

    ... law" to suggest that the Constitution and the Declaration of Independence were divinely inspired. Former Sen. Jim DeMint (R-S.C.), now the president of the conservative Heritage Institute think tank, explained in an essay last summe r, "Our rights ...

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  14. Former SC labor, DHEC leader not selected for Trump cabinetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | FOX Carolina

    ... U.S. Department of Labor. Templeton also was under consideration to fill the U.S. Senate seat formerly held by Jim DeMint. That position was eventually given to Tim Scott. If she had been picked and confirmed by the Senate, Templeton would have ...

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  15. Congressional staffer profile: For Daniel Bunn, finance and the ministry overlap on Capitol HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Washington Examiner

    ... years there later doing my graduate work. Bunn: Well, the first time I came was in 2011 to intern on [then-]Sen. Jim DeMint's staff. The Republicans had just regained control of the House of Representatives so it was an exciting time. It made me ...

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  16. U.S. Sen. Tim Scott Reads Racially Charged Hate Tweets During Sessions SpeechRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 9 | The Daily Millbury

    ... Tim Scott was appointed to the Senate in January 2013 by Gov. Nikki Haley (now U.N. ambassador) after incumbent Jim DeMint stepped down. Scott subsequently won a special election in November 2014 to complete DeMint's remaining two years, and then ...

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  17. If UC Berkeley Likes Their Rioters, They Can Keep Their Rioters But They Have To Pay For ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | The Daily Caller

    ... anti-American values like the ones we've had to endure over the last ormer Republican senator from South Carolina Jim DeMint said it this way: "The First Amendment gives the City of Berkeley the right to be idiotic, but from now on they should do it ...

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  18. S Carolina's 1st openly gay lawmaker from deep-red districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    ... reality" of his sexual orientation until about 15 years ago. Elliott, former state director for then-U.S. Rep. Jim DeMint, is a divorced father of a high school senior. Elliott's victory over an incumbent was by itself significant, especially since ...

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  19. pick a new state attorney general if Strange resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Daily Kos

    Mandel is a hyper-ambitious, mendacious piece of shit, but we aren't going to do a deep recap of his previous run since we know we'll have plenty of opportunities to discuss what a jagoff he is in the future. And here's one sign: He immediately earned the endorsement of the Senate Conservatives Fund, a nihilist group founded by former South Carolina Sen. Jim DeMint that supports the most radical candidates it can possibly find and has even earned the ire of fellow Republicans for supporting challenges to sitting senators.

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  20. Behind closed doors, Republicans worry about replacing ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 28 | Christian Science Monitor

    A small group of demonstrators stand outside a hotel before former South Carolina Senator Jim DeMint, president of the The Heritage Foundation, speaks at a 'Defund Obamacare Tour' rally in Indianapolis, August 26, 2013. Republican lawmakers are uncertain about how to reshape the nation's healthcare system and anxious about the consequences if they don't figure it out soon, a leaked recording of a closed-door meeting shows.

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