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    Mets102, am, lirtydies

    just went to watch and see how this is being covered up here

    Dutchess County comptroller stirs controversy after alleged "racist tweet" - See more at: http://hudsonvalley.twcnews.com/...

    Denial denial and more denial from Coughlan (see the video)

    Statement from Repubs:

    “There are derogatory comments, of a personal kind, being attributed to an elected official in Dutchess County who the Republican Committee has endorsed in the past for public office. We do not condone or agree with these disgusting comments and find them highly offensive to our core as Republicans," said the chairman of the Dutchess County Republican Committee Mike McCormack, in a statement.
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    However - the whole "race-baiting" meme is Coughlan's theme.

    "If you're in a coalition and you're comfortable, you know it's not a broad enough coalition." Dr. Bernice Johnson Reagon

    by Denise Oliver Velez on Tue May 06, 2014 at 08:00:46 PM PDT

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