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One Arkansas voter, many reasons

Jeffery Speak warmed the heart of a weary candidate when he told Lt. Gov. Bill Halter that he had voted for him in last month's U.S. Senate primary and would do so again in Tuesday's runoff.

By Peter Slevin  |  June 8, 2010; 11:37 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  44 The Obama Presidency , South  
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Kentucky primary: Democrats hoping for a Paul victory

Rand Paul, the U.S. Senate candidate favored to win the Republican primary here, is offering a series of conservative positions that is one of the most detailed articulations yet of how Tea Party principles would translate into governing.

By Perry Bacon Jr.  |  May 18, 2010; 5:49 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (105)
Categories:  2010 Election , 44 The Obama Presidency , 50 States , Battlegrounds , Culture Wars , Economy , Education , Election Day , Health Care , On the Issues , On the Road , Political Geography 101 , Primaries , Republican Party , Ron Paul , South , Tea Party  | Tags: Jim Bunning, Rand Paul, Republican, Tea Party, Trey Grayson, United States, United States Congress, United States Senate  
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In Ark., Halter says a runoff against Lincoln would still be a 'victory'

Arkansas Lt. Gov. Bill Halter, aiming to upend Sen. Blanche Lincoln in Tuesday's Democratic primary, said he is aiming for a "clean victory" but would be happy to make it into a runoff.

By Peter Slevin  |  May 17, 2010; 6:36 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (13)
Categories:  2010 Election , 44 The Obama Presidency , 50 States , Battlegrounds , Democratic Party , Election Day , Primaries , South , The Democrats  | Tags: Blanche Lincoln, Democratic, John Boozman, Missouri, Ouachita Baptist University, Republican Party, Trade union, Washington  
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Lindsey Graham, Looking Out for No. 1

Sen. Lindsey Graham heads home to South Carolina to campaign for a second Senate term, hoping to fend off conservative challengers angered by his close ties to presumptive Republican presidential nominee John McCain (Ariz.).

By Washington Post Editor  |  March 7, 2008; 6:55 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (3)
Categories:  John McCain , South , The GOP  
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GA: Huckabee Takes the Peachtree State

The Washington Post and other news outlets have projected former Arkansas governor Mike Huckabee to be the winner of a slugfest with Sen. John McCain. Darryl Fears

By Web Politics Editor  |  February 5, 2008; 11:49 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  B_Blog , John McCain , Mike Huckabee , Primaries , South , The GOP  
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TN: Fox News Says It's Huckabee

With more than half the votes counted, Mike Huckabee was leading with 37 percent of the vote. --Krissah Williams

By Web Politics Editor  |  February 5, 2008; 11:44 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  B_Blog , John McCain , Mike Huckabee , Mitt Romney , Primaries , South , The GOP  
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Older Entries in This Category »

Huckabee: A Vindication in Little Rock, Web Politics Editor , February 5, 2008
TN: Clinton Staffers Celebrate Win, Web Politics Editor , February 5, 2008
AL: AP Gives Win to Huckabee, Obama, washingtonpost.com editors , February 5, 2008
GA: Obama Celebration; GOP Waits, Washington Post editors , February 5, 2008
TN: Tornadoes Hurt Obama's Chances, Web Politics Editor , February 5, 2008
TN: Fox News Gives It to Clinton, Web Politics Editor , February 5, 2008
GA: Obama Sweeps the State, Web Politics Editor , February 5, 2008
AL: Only Twisters Are at the Polls, Web Politics Editor , February 5, 2008
AR: Record Early Voting, Web Politics Editor , February 5, 2008
GA: Contenders Phone It In, Washington Post editors , February 5, 2008
TN: Keep an Eye on Shelby County, Web Politics Editor , February 5, 2008
AL: Late Rain Could Affect Voting, Washington Post Editor , February 5, 2008
GA: 200 Complaints Before Noon, Washington Post Editor , February 5, 2008
TN: Heavy Rain, Heavy Turnout, Post Editor , February 5, 2008
AR: High Turnout, Tornado Warnings Expected, Washington Post Editor , February 5, 2008
AR: Clinton and Huckabee Ties Go Deep, Web Politics Editor , February 4, 2008
AL: Tight Races on Both Sides of the Aisle, Web Politics Editor , February 4, 2008
TN: Native Son Out, But Turnout Could Still Break Record, Washington Post editors , February 4, 2008
GA: A GOP Tie; Obama Leads with Dems, Web Politics Editor , February 4, 2008
Romney Promises Super Tuesday Surprise, Washington Post editors , February 4, 2008
Hoping for a Two-Man Race With McCain, Washington Post editors , February 4, 2008
Patriot Loss Clears Romney from the Room, Web Politics Editor , February 3, 2008
McCain Picks Up John Edwards's Song, Web Politics Editor , February 2, 2008
 
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