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« on: March 20, 2012, 09:53:38 pm »
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My choices:

Iowa: Chuck Grassley and Tom Harkin (since 1985)
Minnesota: Rod Grams and Paul Wellstone (1995-2000)
Colorado: William Armstrong and Gary Hart (1979-1986)
Utah: Wallace Bennett and Frank Moss (1959-1974)
Idaho: McClure and Frank Church (1973-1980)
North Carolina: Jesse Helms and John Edwards (1999-2002)
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« Reply #1 on: March 21, 2012, 05:50:18 am »
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North Carolina: Jesse Helms and John Edwards (1999-2002)
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« Reply #2 on: March 21, 2012, 11:09:22 am »
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Santorum & Specter
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« Reply #3 on: March 21, 2012, 01:39:55 pm »
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Santorum & Specter

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« Reply #4 on: March 21, 2012, 02:01:15 pm »
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Jacob Javits and James Buckley (1971-1977)
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« Reply #5 on: March 22, 2012, 05:51:17 pm »
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John Kerry & Scott Brown


And everything said in this thread
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« Reply #6 on: March 22, 2012, 06:55:58 pm »
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Florida: Claude Pepper and Spessard Holland.
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« Reply #7 on: March 23, 2012, 11:43:23 am »
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Rod Grams and Paul Wellstone

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« Reply #8 on: March 23, 2012, 12:23:34 pm »
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Olympia Snowe and Susan Collins
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« Reply #9 on: March 23, 2012, 12:34:22 pm »
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Olympia Snowe and Susan Collins

Nah, they're relatively similar.
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« Reply #10 on: March 23, 2012, 12:44:22 pm »
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Olympia Snowe and Susan Collins

Nah, they're relatively similar.
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I'm surprised nobody has mentioned Jesse Helms and John Edwards.

Edit: Wow, not only has someone mentioned them, but it was in the first post.

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« Reply #11 on: March 23, 2012, 03:37:17 pm »
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Olympia Snowe and Susan Collins

Nah, they're relatively similar.

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I'm surprised nobody has mentioned Jesse Helms and John Edwards.

Edit: Wow, not only has someone mentioned them, but it was in the first post.

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« Reply #12 on: March 25, 2012, 12:47:39 pm »
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Jacob Javits and James Buckley (1971-1977)

That's a good one, along with McClure-Church, Santorum-Specter, and Helms-Edwards
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« Reply #13 on: March 27, 2012, 11:57:29 am »
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Most of the good ones have been said already, but here are some others:

Max Baucus/Conrad Burns, Mitch McConnell/Rand Paul, and Harry Reid/John Ensign (lol).
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« Reply #14 on: March 27, 2012, 06:43:48 pm »
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Going back to the Clinton impeachment class 1999; Allard/BNH Campbell, Judd Gregg/Bob Smith, KB Hutchison/Phil Gramms and Fitzgerald/Durbin
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« Reply #15 on: March 27, 2012, 07:36:50 pm »
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nc: jesse helms and terry sanford (the reason my son's middle name is sanford)
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« Reply #16 on: March 27, 2012, 07:54:24 pm »
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Mark Kirk and Dick Durbin, anyone?
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« Reply #17 on: March 27, 2012, 08:01:06 pm »
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Mark Kirk and Dick Durbin, anyone?

One's a centrist Republican, the other a liberal Dem. Not quite 180.

Interparty: Rubio/Nelson
Intraparty: Boxer/DiFi

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« Reply #18 on: March 28, 2012, 12:49:35 am »
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Mark Kirk and Dick Durbin, anyone?

One's a centrist Republican, the other a liberal Dem. Not quite 180.

Interparty: Rubio/Nelson
Intraparty: Boxer/DiFi



except that Nelson is the dem equivalent of Mark Kirk.
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« Reply #19 on: March 28, 2012, 12:52:12 am »
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Mark Kirk and Dick Durbin, anyone?

One's a centrist Republican, the other a liberal Dem. Not quite 180.

Interparty: Rubio/Nelson
Intraparty: Boxer/DiFi



No way Rubio and Nelson are the most bipolar current pair. Besides Kirk and Durbin there's also Grassley and Harkin.
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