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Deb Fischer’s CornHupset

So in the 11th hour, all the stars aligned (cliché-tyranny warning) for the underdog mom/rancher and her mostly forgotten, no-dough, no-choice-but stealth campaign. While John Bruning and Don Stenberg, her two foes in Nebraska’s GOP Senate primary, had been beaten to pulps, courtesy of beaucoup negative ads by Jim DeMint and the Club for Growth, the state Senator parlayed a week-to-go poll (showing her a close third, closing fast, with lots of momentum) into a huge Sarah Palin endorsement, into an as-important Congressman Jeff Fortenberry endorsement, into a big final-weekend assist from businessman Joe Ricketts (whose Ending Spending Action Fund ad nuked Bruning), into a not-even-close 10,000-vote win last night.
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