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In this week's cover story, Jackson Baker reports from the campaign trail in Tennessee's 8th Congressional District. The race features three Republicans who are vying for the GOP nomination — Stephen Fincher, George Flinn, and Ron Kirkland — and one Democrat, Roy…

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