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No Way to Win Votes

August 21, 2008 - by Donny Shaw

TPM Muckraker posted some amazing audio from a radio Q&A with Senator Ted Stevens (R-AK), who was recently charged with concealing $250,000 in gifts and services that he allegedly received from an oil company. At one point he basically challenges one of his constituent to a fight.

Stevens has held a safe Senate seat since 1968, but, because of his serious corruption charges, is slipping dramatically in the polls for re-election this fall.

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