Tennessee GOP Drops “Hussein” and Obama Photo After RNC Rebuke

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The Volunteer State’s Republican party removes from its Web site references to “Barack Hussein Obama” and a photo of Obama in African dress.

National party officials complained Wednesday. Issues statement: “The RNC rejects these kinds of campaign tactics.”

Earlier: McCain voices disapproval of the release, pledges to wage “a respectful debate.” Read more.

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