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Like Tammy Wynette, another political wife stands by her man
Like Tammy Wynette, another political wife stands by her man

In the political strategy books, this rule might be filed under T. As in Tammy. As in Wynette, to the tune of “Stand By Your Man.” Louisiana Rep. Vance McAllister, who last received national note when video surfaced of him kissing an aide — earning him the nickname “The Kissing Congressman” — has begun airing a campaign video featuring the woman he was not kissing (his wife) attesting to his fitness for office. “Life is filled with ups and downs," says Vance McAllister. “But a man’s character is based on how many times he gets back up and stands again,” says Kelly McAllister, the mother of his five children. ...

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