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Alan Grayson Senate campaign manager Doug Dodson is out

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Two weeks ago, word began circulating that there might be some shake-ups in Alan Grayson‘s campaign for the Democratic nomination for U.S. Senate. Apparently those rumors were accurate, as both POLITICO and the Tampa Bay Times/Miami Herald reported Tuesday that campaign manager Doug Dodson had left the organization. The Herald’s Amy Sherman also reports that deputy campaign manager David Keith has left the campaign, and senior adviser and campaign spokesman Kevin Franck would soon be leaving. Franck declined to respond to our inquiries when…

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Alan Grayson says he ‘founded’ Alliance for Aging Research; Alliance: ‘No comment’

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In a new video released by U.S. Rep. Alan Grayson accompanying his Democratic Senate campaign kick-off, the liberal firebrand recounts his impressive rise from the impoverished tenements of the Bronx to the halls of Congress. Along the way, he says, he started the Washington, D.C.-based research and advocacy group Alliance for Aging Research. “After I finished school, I founded the Alliance for Aging Research,” Grayson says at the 2:55 mark of the campaign video. “We increased funding for research for the cures for diseases of old…

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