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  1. Phil Valentine: There's nothing wrong with building relations with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... immortality. Before Flynn's resignation, I predicted you'd hear the famous question crafted by the late Sen. Fred Thompson and uttered by Sen. Howard Baker, "What did the president know, and when did he know it?" Now it's on every reporter's lips. ...

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  2. Durbin: Flynn's resignation 'a powder keg' momentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Washington Examiner

    ... campaign contributions. The committee formed to investigate the allegations was chaired by former Sens. Fred Thompson, R-Tenn., and John Glenn, D-Ohio. The investigation went on for months and ultimately found no hard evidence of wrongdoing, he ...

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  3. AVTA Welcomes Palmdale City Councilmember Austin Bishop as Newest Board MemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Mass Transit

    ... and the County of Los Angeles. Councilmember Bishop is filling the seat left vacant by former Board Member Fred Thompson, who was recognized during the meeting for his years of service to AVTA. "Public transportation is a vital service that our ...

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  4. Kelly Ayotte returns to WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Power Line

    ... assignment makes perfect sense. The role traditionally goes to an ex-member with good connections to the body. Fred Thompson and Dan Coates filled it during the confirmation process for John Roberts and Samuel Alito, respectively. Ayotte was ...

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  5. I watched 11 minutes of Kellyanne Conway doing standup. It took me 28 hours.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 27 | City Pages

    ... to the President and invent the term "alternative fact." And then in a vanilla as fuck move, she makes fun of Fred Thompson (R.I.P.) and his alleged "bizarre and kinky foot fetish." She was likely just making a joke, and he never had a foot fetish. ...

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  6. Joe Scarborough Will Never Admit Trump Is A RepublicanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | Crooks and Liars

    ... and want to kill countless innocent men, women, and children around the world." -former Republican Sen. Fred Thompson during the 2008 presidential race For every child of illegal immigrants "who's a valedictorian there's another 100 out there who ...

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  7. Democrats ponder running a celebrity candidate in 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Hot Air

    ... ? The author compares him to other Republican office holders including Reagan, tossing in Schwarzenegger and Fred Thompson for good measure. Two of these examples were clearly celebrities first. The Terminator and Fred Thompson were best known for ...

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  8. Huffpost Hill - Trump Somehow Makes America Feel Bad For CNNRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Switched

    Today we were reminded that "the emolument clause," aside from sounding like the title to history's worst John Grisham thriller, is going to be a major issue during the Trump administration. Rex Tillerson gave the country the most lethargic debut by a high-profile southerner since the start of Fred Thompson's presidential campaign.

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  9. Lawmakers file bill to name Nashville courthouse after Fred ThompsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    While the political climate across the country might be divided, lawmakers across party lines in Tennessee are in agreement of at least one thing. Democrats and Republicans alike introduced a bill Monday to name the new Nashville federal courthouse in honor of former U.S. Senator Fred Thompson.

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  10. John Glenn, 1921-2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    ... from the press, Tuesday, Jan. 18, 1984, Jackson, Ms. Senate Governmental Affairs Committee Chairman Sen. Fred Thompson, R-Tenn., right, huddles with co-chairman Sen. John Glenn, D-Ohio, during a hearing on campaign fund-raising before the committee ...

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  11. John Glenn: United States Senator and Presidential CandidateRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... the committee, Tuesday July 8, 1997 on Capitol Hill. Senate Governmental Affairs Committee Chairman Sen. Fred Thompson, R-Tenn., right, huddles with co-chairman Sen. John Glenn, D-Ohio, during a hearing on campaign fund-raising before the committee ...

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  12. John Glenn, the 1st American to orbit Earth, has died at 95Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... the committee, Tuesday July 8, 1997 on Capitol Hill. Senate Governmental Affairs Committee Chairman Sen. Fred Thompson, R-Tenn., right, huddles with co-chairman Sen. John Glenn, D-Ohio, during a hearing on campaign fund-raising before the committee ...

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  13. Photos: John Glenn, 1921-2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Star Tribune

    ... the launch of Space Shuttle Endeavour Jan. 22. Gallery: Senate Governmental Affairs Committee Chairman Sen. Fred Thompson, R-Tenn., right, talks with Co-chairman Sen. John Glenn, D-Ohio during a hearing on campaign fund-raising before the committee ...

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  14. US House Votes to Name Courthouse After Fred ThompsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | The Daily News

    The U.S. House has voted to name the new federal courthouse in Nashville after the late actor-politician Fred Thompson . Rep. Marsha Blackburn announced Tuesday that the chamber passed the resolution to name the building after the former Senator who died last year.

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  15. Big-hearted Alabama? Turns out it's trueRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | Alabama Live

    ... has approved a measure that would name the new federal courthouse in Nashville after former Sen. Fred Thompson. The $194 million structure would be named the Fred D. Thompson Federal Building and United States Courthouse. A companion bill is pending ...

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  16. US House votes to name courthouse after Fred ThompsonRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The U.S. House has voted to name the new federal courthouse in Nashville after the late actor-politician Fred Thompson. Rep. Marsha Blackburn announced Tuesday that the chamber passed the resolution to name the building after the former Senator who died last year.

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  17. THIS: Master of NoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | Hilobrow

    ... is scarcely even a joke. Amir radiates amiable Dan Quayle brainlessness, and Rishawn magnanimously nondescript Fred Thompson confidence, as Our Boy, and when questioned what was special about him(s) in school, his own parents "remember more how ...

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  18. Politics and TheatreRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2016 | The Sir Robert Bond Papers

    ... original series Law & Order. Adam Schiff's successor as district attorney was Arthur Branch , played by actor Fred Thompson. Thompson served from 1994 to 2003 as a United States senator from Tennessee. He was a Republican.

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  19. Ballard Museum Opens Two New ExhibitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    ... the work of Bread & Puppet Press. On Wednesday, Dec. 7 at 7 p.m., Steven Brezzo (president, Opar, Inc.), Fred Thompson (Eugene O'Neill Theater Center), and Steve Abrams (editor, Puppetry Journal) will reflect on Frank Ballard's work in marionette ...

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  20. On this day: November 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | KION 46

    2015: Actor, lawyer and politician Fred Thompson dies of lymphoma at age 73 in Nashville, Tennessee. A Republican, he represented Tennessee in the U.S. Senate from 1994 to 2003 and ran for U.S. president in 2008. Toward the end of his time in Senate, ...

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