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Jim Demint

  1. Right-Wing Ideological Commissar Jim DeMint Ousted From Heritage FoundationA leading theory is that he helped screw up the Obamacare repeal-and-replace effort.
  2. Remember Jim DeMint? His Fingerprints Are All Over the Trump TransitionIt’s a sign of the times that the bomb-throwing former senator is playing a big behind-the-scenes role.
  3. Nikki Haley Gets a Foreign-Policy Credential for Her Future Presidential RunTrump gets diversity points and a telegenic international face for his administration. She gets what she needs for a credible White House candidacy.
  4. Trump Made a Big Promise Aimed at Winning Over Nervous ConservativesHe seems to understand that quelling fears about the Supreme Court might be the most important thing he can do right now.
  5. Think-Tank President Not So Good at ThinkingHow Lincoln freed the slaves by getting Big Government out of the way.
  6. Jim DeMint Cashes InThe South Carolina senator is leaving the Senate to head a think tank in January.
  7. GOP Senators Decide Todd Akin Isn’t So Bad After AllFour are co-hosting a fund-raiser for him this week. 
  8. GOP Heavyweights and Their Money Trickling Back to Todd Akin [Updated]Rick Santorum and Jim DeMint both pledge to help.
  9. Jim DeMint Is the Latest Person Supposedly Thinking About Maybe Running for PresidentIs he really though?
  10. What You Need to Know About CPACThe gay controversy, the Palin controversy, the presidential horse race, and more.
  11. Jim DeMint Finds the Holidays DistractingHe’s too excited about Christmas.
  12. War on Christmas Now Being Waged in the Very Halls of the Senate [Updated]GOP senators fight for their right to not work immediately before and after Christmas.
  13. Lisa Murkowski Wins Alaskan Spelling BeeWhat kind of Senator will she be now?
  14. Talk Box: McConnell’s Earmark Flip Encourages at Least One LiberalBut Rachel Maddow is happy to point out his George W. Bush problem.
  15. Tea Party Senators Get Their First VictoryThe GOP looks set to enact a self-imposed earmark ban.
  16. Marco Rubio Will Be President in Five Years, Says Confused Jim DeMintIn 2015?
  17. Hey, Look, Republican Recriminations!They blame South Carolina senator Jim DeMint for their failure to take the Senate.
  18. Two Seats That Could Determine the Power of Joe LiebermanIf they go Republican, could Lieberman switch teams?
  19. Alvin Greene Has an Awesome New Campaign StrategyJust repeat something bad you made up about your opponent over and over again.
  20. Sharron Angle Caught on Tape Offering to Share Her Special Juice With OpponentAnd trashes the Republican Party.
  21. Alvin Greene Has More Than Zero Percent Support in First PollAlvin Greene gets 21 percent support in his first poll.
  22. Taking It Easy on ToyotaWho was really on the stand at yesterday’s hearing?
  23. GOP Senator Wants Congress to Vote Itself Out of OfficeA term-limits amendment to the Constitution?