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marilynmusgraveMarilyn Musgrave, the Republican who was ousted from her congressional seat in Northern Colorado, has found a new job/revenge role: directing a project that aims to knock pro-choice Dems out of Congress. Musgrave plans to “use every form of media to defeat these people who are pro-abortion,” reports Reuters.

Musgrave was mired in a vicious battle for her Fourth Congressional District seat last year, losing to Betsy Markey. Musgrave’s group, the Susan B. Anthony List, will “essentially copy techniques ” used by environmentalists to unseat her, according to the Fort Collins Coloradoan.

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“I think it’s always wise to emulate success,” Musgrave says, referring to the Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund, which spent about $1.6 million on TV ads and grassroots organizing.

Almost snarkily, Musgrave adds, “We have taken a good look at what works and there’s no lack of humility here when we say we know what has worked in the past,” (via Politico).

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