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Allen challenger appears at Senate Tea Party Caucus

Jamie Radtke, a tea party activist preparing to run for Senate in Virginia, was an invited guest at Thursday’s inaugural meeting of the Senate Tea Party Caucus, and she said afterward that she intends to draw on national support in a GOP primary contest that pits her against former Sen. George Allen.

Radtke is not the only Virginia Republican gearing up for the Senate primary and looking to challenge Allen from the right. But she was the only one to join GOP Sens. Jim DeMint (S.C.), Mike Lee (Utah) and Rand Paul (Ky.) this week for the launch of the Senate Tea Party Caucus.

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