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Dick Lugar primaried by tea party candidate

Longtime GOP Senator Dick Lugar was primaried this week by radical Tea Party candidate Richard Mourdock. In his concession speech, Lugar lectured Mourdock and the new Republican party of no and warned about the future of the party: Selected excerpts from CNN (which my emphasis): If Mr. – Read the full article

Dick Lugar Wants To Vote, But There’s That Picky Little Residency Thing

Republican state lawmakers have spent more than a year rolling back the rights of targeted groups in society; one of those groups being voters, namely the type that don’t tend to vote Republican. In an interesting little twist, Sen. Richard Lugar (R Ind.) has been found ineligible to vote in his precinct in Indiana – temporarily anyway. – Read the full article