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A Guide To This Season’s Republican Primaries

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Ed Kilgore over at The New Republic has a pretty good primer on the upcoming Republican primaries: The Republican Civil War

In a string of GOP primary elections stretching from now until September, the future ideological composition of the elephant party hangs in the balance. Many of these primaries pit self-consciously hard-core conservatives, often aligned with the Tea Party movement, against “establishment” candidates—some who are incumbents, and some who are simply vulnerable to being labeled “RINOs” or “squishes” for expressing insufficiently ferocious conservative views.

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Written by pavanvan

March 3, 2010 at 1:59 pm

Posted in Politics

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