Christine ODonnell “Troublemaker”

August 19th, 2011

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Christine O’Donnnell‘s bid for U.S. Senate in Delaware was the-most-covered campaign of 2010. After her upset primary election victory over veteran Congressman Mike Castle, and with the backing of the emerging Tea Party, O’Donnell felt energized and optimistic.

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But she soon realized the Republican Party was going to do little, if anything, to help her win the November general election. She says she was fighting “the establishment.” Then came that years-old Bil Maher clip in which she admitted she had “dabbled into witchcraft” as a teenager, and the ill-advised TV commercial in which O’Donnell assured us she is not a witch.In her new book “Troublemaker” O’Donnell takes responsibility for that really bad ad — but is also frankly critical of the way she was treated. The book, she says, is meant to energize like-minded folk.

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