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Bare Knuckles in SD 16



As Republican state Senate candidate Kim Berfield launched robo calls responding to Frank Farkas (Berfield's message: I'm a Baptist, not a Scientologist), the state GOP is making sure Democrat Charlie Justice gets a little bloody too. New TV ads cast Justice as, among other things, "Wrong for children, Wrong for families, Wrong for us."

“The Republican Party has gone into full blown panic mode because they see that Charlie Justice’s positive ‘American Way’ message is resonating throughout the district with not only Democrats and independents, but everyday Republicans, too,'' said Justice campaign manager Mitch Kates.

[Last modified: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 3:16pm]


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