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    Guest lineup for the Sunday TV news shows:

  • 'Tea party' helps Rubio break Beltway

    If the "tea party" is the story of 2010, then Marco Rubio's rise from anti-establishment challenger to senator-elect is the story of the insurgent movement itself.

  • **FILE** Sharron Angle shakes hands of supporters in Las Vegas on June 8, 2010, after winning the Nevada Republican U.S. Senate primary election race. Angle will face Sen. Harry Reid in November. (Associated Press)

    'Tea party' hopefuls target Education Department

    Conservatives have talked wistfully for years about eliminating the Education Department, but a host of Republican "tea party" candidates this election year are saying it's time to move beyond talk and force Congress to vote.

BUCKING THE SYSTEM: South Carolina Sen. Jim DeMint seeks some new allies in the Senate.

    DeMint expands clout all the way to Utah

    South Carolina Sen. Jim DeMint has bet on the right horse in an impressive string of Senate primary contests this year, but the freshman Republican's biggest challenge will likely be how he and his band of conservative outsiders fit into the GOP establishment.

Mike Lee, Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate from Utah, declares victory in the Republican primary on Tuesday.

    Lee defies the odds to win Utah primary

    A political novice outlasted a three-term U.S. senator and the winner of the GOP state convention to become Utah Republicans' Senate nominee and the heavy favorite to win the general election.

South Carolina Republican candidates for governor, state Rep. Nikki Haley, and U.S. Rep. J. Gresham Barrett pause as they are asked questions during a televised debate Thursday in Columbia. They square off Tuesday in a primary runoff election.

    S.C., Utah to tap Republicans

    The calendar says June, but for Republican gubernatorial candidates in South Carolina and Utah, it seems like November.

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