candidate confessional

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The former Virginia congressman can wow journalists. But can he succeed within his own party?
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The latest "Candidate Confessional" podcast looks at a key race in the 1990s.
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The person you didn't want to have a meeting with was her whip.
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“I was getting spit on. My staff was getting kicked. We were getting calls using the N word every day."
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Two weeks after Tom Perriello took office, he was being hit with attack ads.
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"In many ways, Bernie is running the Jackson campaign," he says now.
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Rev. Jesse Jackson faced doubts and death threats when he ran for the White House. He also inspired some notable young politicians.
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There was about as much pain and anguish as you could imagine.
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For Sandra Fluke, it was easier to slay Rush Limbaugh than win a state senate race.