Jeff Schapiro

Political reporter and columnist, Richmond Times-Dispatch

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Political reporter and columnist for the Richmond Times-Dispatch

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In the depths of an economic crisis, recent polls show that  attacks are backfiring  on  John McCain .  But the message from his Republican base was to come out swinging.

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In the depths of an economic crisis, recent polls show that attacks are backfiring on John McCain .  But the message from his Republican base was to come out swinging.

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On the day after Democrats won control of the Congress,
 Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld steps down ; Former CIA Director  Robert Gates 
is named to replace him.    Nancy Pelosi…

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On the day after Democrats won control of the Congress, Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld steps down ; Former CIA Director Robert Gates is named to replace him.   Nancy Pelosi…

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