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GOP candidate for Congress switches parties to Dem (access required)

JACKSONVILLE— An Iraq War veteran campaigning for Congress in eastern North Carolina against U.S. Rep. Walter Jones has changed his party registration from Republican to Democrat, saying the tea party has made the GOP too extreme. In a statement on his website, former U.S. Army Sgt. Jason Thigpen said the recent federal government shutdown triggered his switch. He said ...

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