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Rich Lowry: Rand Paul's uncertain trumpet

...believes he's in a different game, which is why he's increasingly a housebroken libertarian. His attacks on career politicians are particularly tinny as he maneuvers his way around the rules in Kentucky to run for president and re-election...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-04-12/rich-lowry-rand-pauls-uncertain-t
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A vote for Bearup is a smart vote

...for their children are very real considerations for the vast population of the Kenai Peninsula. We do not need a career politician who has made politics his life, we need an individual that has lived as the rest of us with kids, budgets, upheaval...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-10-03/a-vote-for-bearup-is-a-sm
Letters
Micciche, Treider face off for Senate District O

...has said repeatedly that his experience in the industry helps him to give the perspective of someone who isn't a career politician. "My work experience certainly helps in creating effective state policy in the areas of business, commercial fishing...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-07/micciche-treider-face-off-for-senate
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Cal Thomas: Davied Cameron gets it on immigration

There is nothing like a little heat from a third political party to get the attention of career politicians who wish to stay in office.Nigel Farage, leader of the upstart UK Independent Party (UKIP), has been turning up the heat...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-12-06/cal-thomas-davied-cameron-gets-it
Opinion
The un-American anti-Koch campaign

...productive industries that employ tens of thousands of people. Harry Reid got (obviously much less) wealthy as a career politician.Any one of the Koch brothers' many major philanthropic ventures -- say, the $100 million to New York Presbyterian...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-03-16/the-un-american-anti-koch-campaign
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Soldotna city council candidates share thoughts on issues

...deserve.I believe that it is time for a fresh approach. I am concerned with moving backward by electing ineffective career politicians. I think it is important to serve a few terms and move aside for people with new ideas and skills. Sometimes things...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2013-09-23/soldotna-city-council-candidates-
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Faulkner: Time for change in Legislature

...only recently started calling for a tax decrease. What do these things tell you about the incumbent? Who is the career politician with no new ideas and a tendency to confuse you - and who represents a fresh voice for change?

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2012-08-22/faulkner-time-for-change-in-legis
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O'Brien makes it six

...are pushing me and leading me to represent them."However, O'Brien maintained he did not want to become a "career politician" and resisted the urges of others to get him to run for office for years before now."Everybody is so discouraged...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2011-07-28/o%E2%80%99brien-makes-it-six
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Mayoral candidates mull school funding, issues

...O'Brien spoke next and said he was strongly encouraged by residents to run for the position. "I do not want to be a career politician," he said. "I'm a saw mill owner, I'm a lodge owner and what I think we need to focus on is putting land...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2011-08-19/mayoral-candidates-mull-school-fundi
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O'Brien: Concerns should be for area's natural flora and fauna

...The above information is from the Kenai Peninsula borough voter information pamphlet. Not wanting to become a career politician, my bid for our Kenai Peninsula Borough Mayor position is what I considered the best way to voice the concerns that...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2011-09-26/obrien-concerns-should-be-for-are
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