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  1. The New War Between the StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | Real Clear Politics

    ... competed in the Heartland and backed its key industries. Lyndon Johnson was a proud promoter of oil interests; Robert Byrd never saw a coal mine he didn't like for all but the end of his career. Powerful industrial unions tied the Democrats to the ...

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  2. Feinstein in 1999: Bill Clinton 'Gave False or Misleading Testimony'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | Cybercast News Service

    ... a vote. Feinstein needed 60 votes to overcome Gramm's move. She only got 56. But every Senate Democrat - except Robert Byrd of West Virginia - voted with her. Two months later, a headline in The New York Times said: "Clinton is Found to Be in ...

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  3. Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin's Holy CrusadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | The Washington Monthly

    ... preference for Democrats only to vote for the reelections of Ike, Nixon and Reagan. Even though Sen. Robert Byrd endorsed Barack Obama in 2008 (and the Republicans never tire of reminding us that Byrd was once some kind of exalted cyclops of the Ku ...

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  4. on the anniversary of his Senate confirmationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... in the Senate, who searched for dirt in his past while his confirmation hearing was delayed for two months. Sen. Robert Byrd, D-W. Va., asked FBI director J. Edgar Hoover if Marshall had any connections to communism. On Aug. 30, Marshall was ...

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  5. Hillary Clinton's liberal policies would put Americans in grave dangerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | Lowell Sun

    Her mentor just happened to be Senator Robert Byrd, former member of the KKK and she has the nerve to label Trump supporters as "deplorable?" While her philandering husband was accosting and assaulting women, she just continued to look the other way, going so far as to ruin the lives of women he victimized and she has the audacity to accuse Republicans and Conservatives of "waging a war on women."

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  6. Hillary's Fall: Specs, Lies and VideotapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | AmmoLand

    ... statement - especially by this particular woman. This is the same Hillary Clinton who once called the late Sen. Robert Byrd, D-W.Va., her " friend and mentor. " Sen. Byrd, of course, was a recruiter for the actually deplorable KKK. This is the same ...

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  7. LBJ and the days of America on fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2016 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... existed as LBJ faced a conservative Congress in an election year with many members sharing the view of Sen. Robert Byrd of West Virginia, who wanted rioters shot on sight. Republican presidential nominee Richard Nixon made law and order a ...

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  8. Hillary's 'Deplorables': Mass MediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2016 | Townhall

    ... never heaped praise on David Duke like Hillary Clinton did for fellow Democrat and former Klan leader, Sen. Robert Byrd. The Daily Caller reports that Clinton "commemorated" the late Sen. Robert Byrd, calling him her "friend and mentor," saying he ...

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  9. Are the odds of daily rail service to Chicago improving?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | Business Journal

    ... the conference. The Cardinal was briefly cancelled in the early 1980s only to be resuscitated by U.S. Sen. Robert Byrd, the late West Virginia Democrat, through legislation with the provision that it only run three times per week. The Cardinal route ...

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  10. Celebrate, defend ConstitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2016 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... is a notable date in our history, but in many respects, Constitution Day is more important. The late Sen. Robert Byrd, D-W.Va., understood that well enough to spur congressional action making the date a federal holiday. How many of us have done the ...

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  11. Author: Fame Made $100M Fortune for Once-'Worse-Than-Broke' ClintonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | News Max

    ... said. He dismissed criticism Clintons are racist following Bill Clinton's forgiving the late Democratic Sen. Robert Byrd of West Virginia for once being a member of the Ku Klux Klan. "I think the notion that somehow the Clintons are racist is one ...

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  12. Word on the Hill: Byrd is BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | Roll Call

    Sen. Robert Byrd, D-W. Va., travels through the walkway from the Russell to the Capitol in May 2010, just one month before he died.

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  13. Hillary's Fall: Specs, Lies and VideotapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2016 | Townhall

    ... statement - especially by this particular woman. This is the same Hillary Clinton who once called the late Sen. Robert Byrd, D-W.Va., her "friend and mentor." Sen. Byrd, of course, was a recruiter for the actually deplorable KKK. This is the same ...

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  14. Celebrate, Defend ConstitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | The Intelligencer

    ... is a notable date in our history, but in many respects, Constitution Day is more important. The late Sen. Robert Byrd, D-W.Va., understood that well enough to spur congressional action making the date a federal holiday. How many of us have done the ...

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  15. Ohio Valley Youth Celebrate Constitution Day at Independence Hall in WheelingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | The Intelligencer

    ... that language establishing Constitution Day as a holiday was approved by Congress in 2004 after former U.S. Sen. Robert Byrd, D-W.Va., included it as an amendment in a federal spending bill. Tennant also spoke of two amendments to the U.S. ...

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  16. Constitution Week: The foundation of our nation was signed 229 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... because of the weekend - when we honor that document as the foundation of our nation and our liberty. But Sen. Robert Byrd of West Virginia thought that the Constitution should be celebrated and proposed the new name. He also included a provision ...

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  17. Military bands set to perform at CW Saturday for Constitution DayRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2016 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... in Philadelphia signed the document in 1787. Sept. 17 became nationally observed in 2004 after then-Sen. Robert Byrd , D-NC, lobbied for a bill to commemorate the day, according to constitutioncenter.org Raymond served in the Air Force for 22 years. ...

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  18. Mike Pence refuses to call David Duke 'deplorable'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2016 | St. Francis

    ... defense on Twitter, calling Clinton a hypocrite for her support of former West Virginia senator, and KKK member, Robert Byrd. Byrd was indeed a member of the KKK, and Duke has often attacked the media for a double standard in the way Bryd's KKK ...

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  19. Constitution exhibit opens Monday at Fort SteubenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | Herald Star Online

    ... for youngsters, and pocket Constitutions will be on sale. Constitution Day was the brainchild of the late Sen. Robert Byrd of West Virginia, who carried a copy of the Constitution with him at all times and was emphatic about making Constitution Day ...

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  20. UO board strips historic KKK-associated name from dormitoryRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2016 | Lucianne.com

    ... At first I thought of a school in West Virginia, where half of the state is named for active Klan member Robert Byrd (D). Here, the Perpetually Aggrieved grind their organ and the officials dance on cue, banishing the name of a civically active ...

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