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The Profanity Strategy

If you can’t beat ’em, curse ’em? That seems to be the campaign strategy of Rep. Patrick Murphy, a two-term Democrat from the Philadelphia suburbs. In this clip from Roll Call, Murphy shamelessly uses profane language to rile up a union audience (starts around the 2:00 mark):

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