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Charlie Melancon, Louisiana Democrats Still Working To Inform Voters Of David Vitter's Prostitution Scandals (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

With time running out to make up a ten-point gap in the polls to incumbent Senator David Vitter (R-Louis.), Representative Charlie Melancon (D-Louis.)...

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Walt Minnick, Idaho Democrat, Goes After His Opponent On Immigration

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Pop quiz, everyone! It's September, 2010, and the midterm elections loom in the distance. A candidate running for the House of Representatives cuts ...

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Louisiana Dems Release Vitter Prostitution Video

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Last week, I was surprised (and chagrinned) to learn that despite the widespread, inside-the-beltway knowledge of Senator David Vitter's (R-La.) prost...

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Large Portion Of Louisiana Voters Still Don't Know About Vitter's Scandals

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Back in April, the Louisiana Democratic Party released an attack ad pitched to reminding Louisiana voters of incumbent Senator David Vitter's (R-La.) ...

Mark Dayton, Minnesota Gubernatorial Nominee, Assailed By GOP For Being 'Panicky...Erratic' (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

This past Tuesday, former Senator Mark Dayton eked out a win over Minnesota House Speaker Margaret Kelliher in the Democratic primary for the Minnesot...

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Melancon Tacks Positive In New Ad: 'I'm A Pro-Life, Pro-Gun Louisiana Democrat' (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In the Louisiana Senate race, Democrats have largely focused their attention on incumbent Senator David Vitter's (R-Louis.) checkered past. The Louis...

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Alex Sink, Florida Gubernatorial Contender, Highlights In-Fighting Between Opponents In New Ad (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

So, who is Alex Sink? Well, she is the Chief Financial Officer of the State of Florida and she's running as a Democrat to be the next governor of Flo...

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Linda McMahon's Campaign Ad Targets Country-Club Swells (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Linda McMahon is a wealthy lady from Connecticut with a yacht named "Sexy Bitch" who is running in the GOP primary for the Senate seat currently occup...

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Charlie Melancon Hits David Vitter Again Over Brent Furer Furor (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Rep. Charlie Melancon's (D-La.) campaign closed out the month of June taking a hard shot at his opponent in the Louisiana Senate race, incumbent Sen. ...

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Mike Weinstein, Florida Representative, Treated To Insane Dance Party Ad From Son (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Here's a political ad in support of Mike Weinstein, a state representative in Florida's 19th District. You will never, ever forget these facts because...

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Dan Fanelli, Florida Congressional Candidate, Wants To Fight Terror With Racial Profiling (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

While we're on the subject of political ads, some attention should be paid to this real gem that Greg Sargent highlighted today, from someone named Da...

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Fox Refuses To Carry VoteVets Energy Independence Ad

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Via Ben Smith, it seems that the internets are a-buzz today because of Fox News Channel's decision to not carry this ad from VoteVets, which "seeks to...

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Melancon Campaign Slams Vitter Over Violent Aide (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In the effort to elect Representative Charlie Melancon (D-Louis.) to the Senate, a significant amount of time has been dedicated to attacking incumben...

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Pamela Gorman, Arizona GOP Congressional Candidate, Shoots Many Things With Guns (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

I don't know about you, but would-be Alabama Agriculture Commissioner Dale Peterson has got me thirsting for something very specific from our 2010 can...

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Anti-Vitter Ad Reminds Voters Of 'Forgotten Crimes' That Nobody Could Possibly Have Forgotten (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Louisiana Democrats have a new website and video ad up reminding everyone that Senator David Vitter (R-Louis.) is a diaper-clad master of the whores! ...

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Rick Barber, Alabama Candidate, Still Talking To Dead Presidents (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Two weeks ago, Rick Barber put up an ad in which he confronted the poltergeists of several Founding Fathers. He's back, and he's talking to Zombie Abe Lincoln, about health care.

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Dale Peterson Cuts The Best Political Endorsement Ad Ever Made (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Gun-toting enemy of "thugs" Dale Peterson may have finished third in the GOP primary for Alabama Agriculture Commissioner, but he's not done being a Y...

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Rick Barber Is The Latest Alabama Candidate To Become A YouTube Lunatic (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Here's Rick Barber with a new spot in which he summons the poltergeists of Sam Adams and George Washington and Benjamin Franklin to shout at them in a drunken rant about an armed insurrection against the IRS.

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Fiorina Ad Hits Boxer, Climate Change (VIDEO) [UPDATE]

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In the California Senate race, Republican Tom Campbell has decided to temporarily pull his ads off the air, leaving his front-running primary opponent...

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Alabama's Defeated Gun-Toting, Obama-Dissing YouTube All-Stars, Remembered (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Primary season 2010 continued yesterday, most notably in the state of Alabama, where voters in both parties went to the polls to advance the cause of ...

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Trey Grayson Battles Rand Paul With Dick Cheney Endorsement, College Basketball Loyalties (VIDEO) [UPDATE]

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In the Kentucky Senate race, current Secretary of State Trey Grayson is the preferred candidate of the GOP establishment. But Grayson has thus far bee...

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Nevada GOP Senate Hopeful Features Prisoner Massages, Mani-Pedis In Attack Ad (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Over in Nevada, GOP U.S. Senate favorite Sue Lowden has decided to change the conversation by going all crazy on her Tea Party rival Sharron Angle for the Scientology prison massages she loves!

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Virginia GOP's Boucher/Perriello Attack Ad Backfires

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Virginia GOP got all red in the face when Mexican President Felipe Calderon came to give a speech to Congress and recommended a ban on assault wea...

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J.D. Hayworth Campaign Misspells McCain's Name In Response To Attack Ad

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

J.D. Hayworth is getting sick and tired of Senator John McCain (R-Ariz.) always reminding people of that time Radar magazine put him on that list of A...

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Fact-Checking Blanche Lincoln's Claim That She's 'Standing Firm' Against Wall Street (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senator Blanche Lincoln (D-Ark.) is the chair of the Senate Agriculture Committee and a key vote on derivatives reform. She's also taken $1.2 million...