"The professional team came to the realization that the direction of the campaign they sought and Newt's vision for the campaign were incompatible," Mr. Carney told The Times.
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"There's no candidate running on either side of the aisle that has his record and relationship with tea party members," David Carney said. "But the tea party is not one monolithic group."
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