"I wouldn't blame him for that," Mr. Lonegan said. "He could move from here to Washington for a year, and he could end his career — instead of going out on with a whimper — because his approval rate is so low, he could go out with a bang."
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"These guys are going to the enforcers," said Steve Lonegan, a tea party activist. "They can help force the Republican Party to live up to its promises."
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