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Danny Page receives support in his challenge to Lamar Alexander for U.S. Senate

Half of the 6 GOP challengers to Senator Lamar Alexander have come forward to support Independent US Senate candidate Danny Page in November’s General Election. Page spent the first part of the week in the Knoxville area shoring up endorsements, support, and rallying liberty lovers. 93 more words

News

'That was fast'; After primary win, 'shameless liar' Lamar Alexander renews push for amnesty

The dust has barely settled since Sen. Lamar Alexander beat back a strong challenge from Joe Carr in Tennessee’s Republican primary. Yet here he is, once again, talking up the need for a “comprehensive immigration reform” bill. 272 more words

US Politics

Analysis: Southern Senate races expose fault line that GOP must correct

Incumbents’ weak victories show bitter primaries have become the new normal

♦By Rich Shumate, Chickenfriedpolitics.com editor

Tea Party-backed insurgents struck out in their quest to unseat sitting Southern Republican U.S. 531 more words

U.S. Senate Races

Not All Republicans Are Tea Partiers

Tennessee Senator Lamar Alexander’s primary victory over a Tea Party challenger is the 6th Senator to do so this election year and should serve to remind those who think that all Republicans are Tea Partiers that such is not the case. 84 more words

Massachusetts Politics

Incumbent GOP Senator defeats tea party backed candidate in Tennessee Senate race

(CNN) – Longtime GOP Sen. Lamar Alexander easily won the Tennessee Republican primary Thursday, defeating tea party backed candidate state Rep. Joe Carr.

With nearly all precincts accounted for, Alexander held off Carr with just under 50% of the vote while Carr received just over 40%, according to the Associated Press. 611 more words

Congress

Another Rino Wins A Primary: Lamar Alexander from TENNESSEE

By Isabel Matos

Congrats Lamar. You spent a lot of money to tell Tenn voters you are not for #amnesty. Now show them you meant it.

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Tennessee primary: Lamar Alexander wins, Scott DesJarlais in cliffhanger

Alexander beats back Tea Party U.S. Senate challenger; DesJarlais battles to keep U.S. House seat amid messy personal scandal

♦By Rich Shumate, Chickenfriedpolitics.com editor

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U.S. Senate Races