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10/20/2013 10:44 am ET Updated Dec 20, 2013

Fiscal Crisis Sounds the Charge in G.O.P.'s 'Civil War'

AP

After the budget standoff ended in crushing defeat last week and the political damage reports began to pile up for Republicans, one longtime party leader after another stepped forward to chastise their less seasoned, Tea Party-inspired colleagues who drove the losing strategy.

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