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Lamar Alexander Compares Obama To Nixon: "Don't Create An Enemies List"

03/18/2010 05:12 am 05:12:02 | Updated May 25, 2011

A top Senate Republican took to the Senate floor Wednesday morning to suggest that the Obama White House is plotting a political strategy similar to that of ex-President Richard Nixon and may be on the verge of preparing its own "enemies list."

Republican Conference Chairman Lamar Alexander (Tenn.), who served in the Nixon White House, offered what he said was a "friendly suggestion" to the White House not to repeat the errors he saw committed by the staff of the disgraced former president.

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