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Labor Group Blasts GOP Senate Candidate's 'Racist' Past

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 09.27.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Workers' Voice, the super PAC affiliated with the AFL-CIO, launched an attack Thursday on Virginia Senate candidate George Allen's troub...

On the Wrong Track

Brett C. Di Resta | Posted 10.07.2012 | Politics
Brett C. Di Resta

When I started research, it was a rare thing to track an opposing candidate. Now, with cheap digital cameras, or even camera phones in a pinch, tracking has never been easier or more prevalent.

George Allen Apologizes For 'Macaca' Comment

Roll Call | Posted 08.03.2011 | Politics

"During my last campaign, I never should have singled out that young man working for my opponent," Allen said. "He was just doing his job. I was wrong...

George Allen: 'Macaca' Was A 'Made Up Word,' Not A 'Racial Insult'

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former Sen. George Allen (R-Va.), fresh off an official comeback announcement, recently sought to address his use of the racial slur "macaca" during h...

George Allen Expected To Announce Campaign To Retake Virginia Senate Seat

The Washington Post | Anita Kumar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Allen told The Washington Post last month that he would announce his decision soon and likely before Sen. James Webb (D) revealed whether he would run...

George Allen Discusses 'Macaca' Fumble, Uses Sports As Allegory For Politics In New Book 'What Washington Can Learn From The World Of Sports'

AP | BOB LEWIS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

RICHMOND, Va. — Former Virginia Sen. George Allen addresses the six-letter slur that undid his 2006 campaign in a new book that applies lessons ...

George Allen Tries To Sell GOP To Minorities: 'In Sports, You Don't Care About Race'

Washington Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. George Allen (R-Va.) has been out of the public eye for two years, and I'd forgotten how he can reduce everything to a football metaphor....

Congressman Wolf's Henchmen

John Bruhns | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John Bruhns

It appears as if Congressman Frank Wolf had his Macaca moment -- sort of -- but worse when Staffers from Judy Feder's campaign were assaulted when trying to ask Mr. Wolf a simple question.

George "Macaca" Allen To Lead GOP Rally For Minorities

Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Northern Virginia Republicans, realizing they need to improve their appeal among the region's large ethnic population, will stage a "unity" rally Satu...