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George Allen throws a football after voting at Washington Mill Elementry School November 7, 2006 in Alexandria, Virginia. He lost that election to Democratic challenger Jim Webb.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

George Allen: No Intention to Run For Office Again

Republican George Allen says he’s run his last political campaign.


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Virginia Roundup: Kaine Beats Allen

LANHAM, Md. (CBSDC) – Democrat Tim Kaine has defeated Republican George Allen in the battle for a U.S. Senate seat in Virginia. The two former governors were vying Tuesday for the seat that retiring Democratic […]


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Kaine Beats Allen to Claim Va. Senate Seat

Tim Kaine defeated Republican George Allen on Tuesday, keeping both of Virginia’s Senate seats in Democratic hands.


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Kaine, Allen Seek Breakout Moment in Final Debate

The last of five U.S. Senate debates between Democrat Tim Kaine and Republican George Allen finds both men pushing for a breakout moment Thursday night in a close race.


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Elfin: A Home Field Disadvantage … It’s Not Exactly RFK

Winning at home this Sunday will be more difficult with the season-long loss of Adam Carriker and Brian Orakpo, but then again, losing at home is something the Redskins have been used to since moving over from RFK.


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Tim Kaine, George Allen Spar Over Jobs and Economy in Va. Senate Debate

Republican George Allen and Democrat Tim Kaine showcased distinctively different messages on federal fiscal policy and the economy Thursday in the third of five one-on-one debates in a Virginia U.S. Senate race that could determine which party rules the Senate.


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Summer’s Last Holiday Sees Campaigns Throttle Up

One of the hottest U.S. Senate races in the land is heading for rural Virginia, ratcheting up the rhetoric and throttling up their campaigns for the final sprint to November’s election.


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Elfin: Redskins Fans Can Be Appreciated On Another Day, Save Yourself The Trouble

Tens of thousands are expected to make the trek to Ashburn Saturday for the Washington Redskins annual Fan Appreciation Day, where they’ll watch the team practice, take pictures and receive autographs to their hearts’ content. Along with that comes traffic, extreme heat, and screaming children. Just save yourself the trouble. Go another day.


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Virginia Senate: George Allen And Tim Kaine Add 3 Debates To Fall Schedule

Voters in Virginia will be able to see Senate Republican candidate George Allen and his Democratic challenger Tim Kaine square off in three additional debates leading up to the November elections.


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Kaine, Allen To Separately Address Agriculture Group In Lynchburg

Senate candidates George Allen and Tim Kaine appear Friday afternoon before a meeting of the Virginia Farm Bureau, answering questions from the group separately.