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Clements campaign site plagiarizes on issues page (updated)

Clements campaign site plagiarizes on issues page (updated)

According to a report by Buzzfeed, the campaign website of David Clements plagiarizes positions on its issues page from the website of Rep. Justin Amash, R-Mich. Update: Buzzfeed reports that Clements also copied text from the website of Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky. Clements is the second Republican candidate Buzzfeed has caught plagiarizing from Amash, who is a popular Republican congressman, especially among Republicans who have a more libertarian view. “In some instances, the order of the sentences … Read entire article »

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Allen Weh launches Senate campaign

Allen Weh launches Senate campaign

Former state Republican Party chairman and gubernatorial candidate Allen Weh announced he is running for U.S. Senate in a video on Thursday morning. Weh gave no specifics, but stressed his role as a businessman and veteran as part of his qualifications for the United States Senate. “I want to tell you that I firmly believe that we can restore the vitality of this country and the vitality of this wonderful state,” Weh said in his announcement. … Read entire article »

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Clements announces candidacy for Senate

Clements announces candidacy for Senate

The chairman of the Doña Ana County Republican Party announced his candidacy for Senate today, becoming the first Republican to challenge incumbent Tom Udall. David Clements, also and Assistant District Attorney, announced on Tuesday that he intended to challenge Udall. Clements describes himself as a constitutional conservative. “With our government’s refusal to live within its means, we have a 17 trillion dollar debt and are on the brink of economic ruin,” Clements said in a statement. “And … Read entire article »

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Silver: Udall second safest Dem Senator in 2014

Silver: Udall second safest Dem Senator in 2014

According to electoral predictions wizard Nate Silver, Tom Udall is among the safest Democrat Senators up for election in 2014. Silver listed Udall as only behind Rhode Island’s Jack Reed on list of most Democratic seats in his “initial snapshot” of the 2014 Senatorial elections. Other Senators that are among the safest seats are in Democratic bastions like Delaware (Chris Coons), Hawaii (Brian Schatz) and Illinois (Richard Durbin). Virginia’s Mark Warner is also put in there despite … Read entire article »

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