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Ann Kuster Caught Committing Assault and Swearing on Camera

(Video captured by the Free State Project.) The Democratic nominee for New Hampshire’s 2nd congressional district, Ann Kuster, was caught on camera committing battery, possible larceny, and exclaiming “F*ck Him”. “ Nice job Annie. Expect chocolates and a thank you note from the Bass campaign. I’m sure more details will follow. But the video speaks for itself. Kuster’s behavior was…

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Warren’s Latest Media Buy

(WArren’s on TV, at least cable. – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) For the junkies, some buys her campaign submitted today: Week of 4/23 – 4/29: WESTERN MA: WGGB: $7,150

EGGB: $1,950

WSHM: $3,100

WWLP: $17,000

Cable: $8,791 SOUTH COAST: WLNE: $3,015

WJAR: $24,000

WPRI: $35,975

WNAC: $9,090

Cable: $12,408 BOSTON: Cable: 47,950 Week of 4/30 – 5/6: WESTERN…

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Warren’s $5.7 Million Quarter

(It will be interesting to see how much of this comes from out of state. – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) No point beating around the bush. Elizabeth Warren’s fourth quarter haul is impressive. Its more than some viable presidential candidates will raise. The strategic party money is behind her. Massachusetts is the only senate seat the Democrats think…

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The Romney Ripple Effect

[This started as a comment to another blog.] I won’t recite my personal reasons for supporting Romney, but will say the race speaks for itself. The dancing ‘Not Romneys’ have given voters little reason to believe they are capable of contending with Obama’s one billion dollar, MSM enabled, campaign juggernaut in a protracted general election. You can call them clumsy,…

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Joe Lieberman May Endorse Chris Shays for Senate

It’s early, but New England may have another red hot senate race. A retiring Joe Lieberman may endorse Chris Shays, the former Republican Congressman from CT-04. The Hill reports: Retiring Sen. Joe Lieberman (Conn.), the Democrat-turned-independent, who has had a rocky relationship with his former party over the years, says he may back the Republican nominee in the race…

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Avoiding the Rick Perry Hype; Tale of Two Tapes

I have a lot write about Rick Perry and Mitt Romney, but I wanted to make a quick point about the narrative being pushed by the conservative blogosphere. I knew it would be lopsided, but a couple of quick clips that occurred today demonstrate an important contrast between the two candidates. I heard Rick Perry on the Laura Ingraham show…

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