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Strange Things Happening In The Plains States

Strange Things Happening In The Plains States

Something strange is going on in the Plains States. In this strange political year, where most pundits and historical trends suggest that it is likely to be a Republican year, the Plains States are shaking things up. While it isn’t exactly like the Populist movement of old, there is a growing rebellion in these states that suggests the current brand of extreme conservatism may not be going down so well in these normally Republican states.
US Senate Candidate Admits Perjury During Press Conference

US Senate Candidate Admits Perjury During Press Conference

(KSFY) In a press conference on May 27, 2014 South Dakota US Senate Candidate Annette Bosworth encouraged the members of the media to ask questions surrounding her campaign controversies. When asked about her nomination petitions that were signed while she was in the Philippines, Bosworth doesn't hide the truth that she wasn't the one who collected the signatures. Eight days later, Bosworth turned herself in after a warrant for perjury was filed against her [earlier Wednesday morning]. Bosworth lost the GOP primary last night, garnering only 5.7%.