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Tiahrt vs. Obama-Pelosi

Rep. Todd Tiahrt, R-Goddard, hasn't wasted opportunities to cast himself as preferable to his rival for the GOP Senate nomination next year, Rep. Jerry Moran, R-Hays. But Tiahrt's first statewide TV ad in the race suggests he isn't running against Moran but against President Obama and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and the "so-called stimulus plan." The ad ends: "Help Todd Tiahrt stop Obama and Pelosi now."