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...Hall of Famer Terry Bradshaw is 66. Basketball Hall of Famer Nate Archibald is 66. Actor Mark Harmon is 63. Sen. Jim DeMint, R-S.C., is 63. International Tennis Hall of Famer Jimmy Connors is 62. Actress Linda Purl is 59. Rock musician...
Republican Sen. DeMint steps down

COLUMBIA, S.C. - Republican U.S. Sen. Jim DeMint, a tea party favorite known for bucking party leaders to back challenges to centrist veterans he didn't view as conservative...
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AK judicial nominee confirmed

...nomination of Morgan Christen, who becomes the first Alaska woman to serve on the 9th Circuit. Voting no were Republicans Jim DeMint of South Carolina, Rand Paul of Kentucky and David Vitter of Louisiana.Christen, 50, said after the vote she was...
Palin to attend rally with Joe Miller

...rival, Sen. Lisa Murkowski. She also made a fundraising appeal for Miller. The "Change D.C." rally is also expected to include other conservative voices - like Sen. Jim DeMint and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee - via video.
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The New START treaty deserves to be ratified

...studies. Other Republican senators expressing doubts include Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, James Inhofe of Oklahoma and Jim DeMint of South Carolina. The most inflammatory attack, however, has come from former presidential candidate Mitt Romney...
Tea party: The new Grand Old Party?

...dollars back home; in is talk of fiscal discipline. Within minutes of Murkowski conceding late Tuesday night, Sen. Jim DeMint, R-S.C., was among the conservative Republicans cheering Miller. "He pulled off the upset victory of the year...
Murkowski retains key position on Senate energy committee

...being addressed," she said. Murkowski's winning the top Republican position on the committee comes despite Sen. Jim DeMint's membership in the Republican Caucus. DeMint, R-S.C., was a prominent backer of Republican primary nominee...
Outside editorial: Enough: Congress needs to pass lobbying reform to go forward: Mr. McConnell, after previously resisting, said that he would appoint conferees. Then, Sen. Jim DeMint, R-S.C., piped up to insist that a provision to restrict earmarks be included. Enough is enough. It's time...
Palin tweets to Miller's defense

...Randy Ruedrich, who remains as chairman of the state GOP party, as well as that from the likes of South Carolina Sen. Jim DeMint, whose support for Miller "continues to increase," said Matt Hoskins, a spokesman for DeMint's Senate Conservatives...
Sen. Murkowski sworn in after long legal battle

...leadership post after deciding to mount the write-in campaign. She also narrowly fended off a bid by South Carolina Sen. Jim DeMint, one of Miller's GOP backers, to strip her of her post as the top Republican on the Energy and Natural Resources...


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