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Biden: Don't underestimate O'Donnell

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While Christine O’Donnell, the surprise tea party candidate who is now the GOP’s nominee for Senate in Delaware, is being treated like a punchline by much of the political and media establishment, one senior Democrat issued a word of warning Wednesday.

After host Rachel Maddow referred to O’Donnell as “unelectable” during an interview for her MSNBC show, Vice President Joseph Biden cautioned Democrats against overconfidence:

“It’s a big mistake not to take it seriously,” Biden told Maddow.

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David Eldridge

David Eldridge

David Eldridge joined The Washington Times in 1999 and over the next seven years helped lead the paper's coverage of regional politics and government, Sept. 11, and the sniper attacks of 2002. In 2006, he was named managing editor of the paper's website. He came to The Times from the Telegraph in North Platte, Neb., where he served as executive ...

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