Politics & Government

March 8, 2010

'You lie' House race on track to be among the richest ever

Six months after U.S. Rep. Joe Wilson accused President Barack Obama of lying on national prime-time TV, the South Carolina Republican's re-election bid has broken fundraising records and attracted unprecedented national scrutiny. Wilson and Rob Miller, his Democratic challenger likely have raised a total of $6 million. That total would put the race on track to challenge the richest contests ever in the country.

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