TITLE

DeMint loses Senate GOPers

PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Hill;8/8/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 97, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the political issue involving U.S. Senator Jim DeMint and senate members of the Grand Old Party (GOP). GOPers are frustrated over DeMint, as they believe that the senator's anti-earmark crusade is going too far. In one situation, Demint with his aides have been personally going after earmarker-in-chief, Senator Ted Stevens. Many Republicans are angry with DeMint for supporting the immigration amendment.
ACCESSION #
26212530

 

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