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No Daschle - a Cynical View


According to the press reports, Daschle decided he would rather fight Bush’s agenda in the Senate as minority leader. Might Daschle also have been worried about maintaining his Senate seat? As I understand it, South Dakota law would prevent Daschle from running for reelection to the Senate while running for President. (Unlike, say, the laws of Connecticut or Texas which allow for this sort of thing.)


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