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Flashback: Northam Campaign Insinuates Gillespie, GOP Are Racist

Flashback: Northam Campaign Insinuates Gillespie, GOP Are RacistDuring the 2017 gubernatorial contest, then-lieutenant governor Ralph Northam cast his opponent, Republican Ed Gillespie, and the Virginians who supported him as bigots intent on implementing policies reflective of their hatred of racial minorities. Northam — whose medical-school yearbook page, it was revealed Friday, features a photo of one man in blackface and another in a Ku Klux Klan uniform — attempted to convince the electorate of Gillespie’s evil intentions in countless television, digital, and postal advertisements. Citing Gillespie’s opposition to sanctuary-city policies, Northam and his allies explicitly labeled his opponent’s policies “racist” on numerous occasions.



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Trump Slams Republican Ed Gillespie Following Democratic Win In Virginia Governor's Race

Trump Slams Republican Ed Gillespie Following Democratic Win In Virginia Governor's RacePresident Donald Trump has backed a losing horse once more.



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In Virginia, Democrats fret while the GOP's Gillespie fires up the base

In Virginia, Democrats fret while the GOP's Gillespie fires up the baseDemocrats are concerned about a lack of enthusiasm for Ralph Northam, the Democratic nominee for governor in Virginia, who has been put on the defensive in recent days and weeks by Republican Ed Gillespie’s aggressive and unabashed appeal to cultural hot-button issues that connect with conservative voters loyal to President Trump.



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Ed Gillespie is not interested in the latest Trump tweets

Ed Gillespie is not interested in the latest Trump tweetsEd Gillespie has a tricky road ahead of him as he campaigns for Virginia governor this year. The Republican nominee wants to talk about state issues, not President Trump, not Russia and certainly not what’s on Twitter. The latest sign is that former President Obama has already decided to campaign for the Democratic nominee, Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam.



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Gillespie to face Northam after mixed verdict for anti-Trump forces in Virginia’s gubernatorial primary

Gillespie to face Northam after mixed verdict for anti-Trump forces in Virginia’s gubernatorial primaryThe Democratic Party’s enthusiasm to repudiate President Trump was clearly demonstrated by the record number of voters who helped nominate Ralph Northam



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