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Senatorial candidate Milton Wolf speaks during a stop of the Tea Party Express in Olathe, Kan., on April 28, 2014.

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Senatorial candidate Milton Wolf speaks during a stop of the Tea Party Express in Olathe, Kan., on April 28, 2014.

Roberts Ad Attacks Kansas Primary Rival Wolf

Sen. Pat Roberts of Kansas is out with a television ad attacking Milton Wolf, a doctor opposing him in the Aug. 5 Republican primary. Roberts’s spot calls attention to Wolf having posted graphic X-Ray images on his Facebook page, citing...

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Retired NFL quarterback Brett Favre gives some passing pointers on June 9, in Lauderdale County, Miss.

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Retired NFL quarterback Brett Favre gives some passing pointers on June 9, in Lauderdale County, Miss.

Cochran’s Ad Advantage Narrows as Brett Favre Arrives

Brett Favre and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce have arrived on Mississippi’s crowded political airwaves to try to boost Sen. Thad Cochran. He needs the help. Cochran has so far been the biggest single broadcast television advertiser during Mississippi’s Republican runoff...

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A mock oil pipeline is carried during a Keystone XL tar sands oil pipeline demonstration near the White House in this Nov. 6, 2011 file photo.

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A mock oil pipeline is carried during a Keystone XL tar sands oil pipeline demonstration near the White House in this Nov. 6, 2011 file photo.

Kochs Go Beyond Obamacare

Since October, the billionaire-backed non-profit Americans for Prosperity has hewed to one simple message: Obamacare is bad. They’ve been by far the most vocal group in the country on this point, running 24,000 TV  ads in 14 states — criticizing...

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U.S. Senate Minority Leader Sen Mitch McConnell (R-KY) (R) with Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) (L) during a news conference on May 16, 2013 on Capitol Hill.

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U.S. Senate Minority Leader Sen Mitch McConnell (R-KY) (R) with Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) (L) during a news conference on May 16, 2013 on Capitol Hill.

McConnell Features Rand Paul as Kentucky Primary Nears

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, making his closing case to Kentucky Republican voters, is invoking home-state colleague Rand Paul in two television ads that began running today. “On Tuesday, join with Rand Paul and vote for Mitch McConnell,” a narrator...

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