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Rachel Maddow

Remember Christine O'Donnell? The GOP does

Steve Kornacki presents his thesis that the Delaware Republican primary in which right-wing candidate Christine O'Donnell defeated establishment Republican Mike Castle for the nomination, guaranteeing a loss for the party in the general election but putting the fear of a right-side primary in the hearts of timid Republicans nation-wide, is to blame for the current paralysis and dire crisis in Congress.


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