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Strom II: The Sequel

...editorial appeared in today's Washington Post: Sen. Strom Thurmond of South Carolina described President Bush's new...nominee is none other than the senator's own son: J. Strom Thurmond Jr. And in South Carolina, that is all the qualification...

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This Day in History

...Joe Crosson flew over the summit of Mount McKinley without oxygen. In the nation In 1957, South Carolina Sen. Strom Thurmond, then a Democrat, ended a filibuster against a civil rights bill after talking for more than 24 hours. In 1965...

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Long-serving senator

...Sound off on the important issues at On Friday, Stevens logged 13,990 days seniority, passing South Carolina's Strom Thurmond, whose credentials come with an asterisk. Thurmond switched from Democrat to Republican earlier in his career...

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This Day in History

...percent rate increase, the second such increase in less than two years. In the nation In 1957, South Carolina Sen. Strom Thurmond (then a Democrat) ended a filibuster against a civil rights bill after talking for more than 24 hours. In 1965...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082905/sta_20050829008.shtml
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This Day in History

...25-percent rate increase, the second such increase in less than two years. In the nation In 1957, South Carolina Sen. Strom Thurmond (then a Democrat) ended a filibuster against a civil rights bill after talking for more than 24 hours. In 1966...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082906/sta_20060829020.shtml
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This Day in History

...the nation In 1957, the Senate gave final congressional approval to a Civil Rights Act after South Carolina Sen. Strom Thurmond (then a Democrat) ended a filibuster that had lasted 24 hours. In 1966, the Beatles concluded their fourth American...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082907/sta_20070829009.shtml
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How about term limits for talking heads?

...ever more redundant opinions. They outlast presidents, judges, senators, representatives - everybody except Sen. Strom Thurmond, age 96. Can readers learn much anymore from George Will, Charles Krauthammer, Anthony Lewis, the McLaughlin...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030899/Ope_nadercol.html
Opinion
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...ever more redundant opinions. They outlast presidents, judges, senators, representatives - everybody except Sen. Strom Thurmond, age 96. Can readers learn much anymore from George Will, Charles Krauthammer, Anthony Lewis, the McLaughlin...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030899/Ope_nadercol.shtml
War spurs Stevens, Byrd spat

...him the second longest serving of the 1,875 senators in history, behind only the 47 1/2 years of the late Sen. Strom Thurmond, R-S.C. Stevens' 35 years rank him 20th. The two men are linked by more than longevity. They sit elbow to...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/123103/sta_stevens.shtml
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GOP control means ANWR more likely

...Stevens, who turns 79 on Nov. 18, will be the most senior Republican in the Senate because of the retirement of Sen. Strom Thurmond, a South Carolina Republican. That distinction makes Stevens the Senate president pro tempore, who presides over...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111002/sta_anwr.shtml
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