Dino Rossi

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Republican | Challenger | Washington Senate candidate

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Dino Rossi (R) faces Patty Murray (D) in the November election.
Dino Rossi's references to opponent(s): 4 uses in the last 7 days (down 20%).

Compare how Dino Rossi uses key words

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uses
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Top This Week

deficit

3,2,1,0,1,1,0,2

  • Last 7 days: 2 uses (up 200% over last week)

bailout

0,1,6,7,0,1,2,1

  • Last 7 days: 1 uses (down 50% from last week)

Wall Street

2,0,3,3,0,0,0,1

  • Last 7 days: 1 uses (up 100% over last week)

Top Overall

jobs

2,6,12,1,0,1,1,0

  • Overall: 124 uses since Aug. 30

taxes

3,1,5,6,3,1,0,0

  • Overall: 20 uses since Aug. 30

health care

4,1,6,3,2,3,0,0

  • Overall: 20 uses since Aug. 30

Colors correspond to a word's relative popularity in the last 7 days. Words in orange are being used more frequently this week; gray, less frequently. 'Sparkline' graphs plot each word's motion over the last 8 weeks.

Recent uses of words we're tracking

...than the rest of us.  Her votes have added $9 trillion to the national debt and pushed the budget deficit to $1.3 trillion for [...]...

— via RSS (October 28)

...than the rest of us.  Her votes have added $9 trillion to the national debt and pushed the budget deficit to $1.3 trillion for [...]...

— via RSS (October 28)

...and ‘grossly malicious.’ “And she’s become one of Washington’s biggest spenders. “Millions in earmarks for lobbyists.  Billions for the Wall Street bailout. “She [...]...

— via RSS (October 27)

...to Sen. Patty Murray, will get more taxpayer-funded bailouts in the future. Sen. Murray has been touting the so-called “financial reform” bill she supported as a crackdown [...]...

— via RSS (October 21)

...big role in the mortgage meltdown but also contributed big bucks to Sen. Patty Murray, will get more taxpayer-funded bailouts in the future. Sen. Murray has been touting the so-called “financial reform” bill she supported as a crackdown [...]...

— via RSS (October 21)

...campaign for U.S. Senator Patty Murray, President Obama said: “We want to invest in companies that are investing in jobs right here in the United States of America, in small businesses, in American manufacturers, in American clean energy companies. ...

— via RSS (October 21)

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