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blue dog

n. Informal
A Democrat in the US Congress, usually from the South or rural areas, who supports conservative legislation and causes.

[On the model of yellow dog, in reference to the blue dog often depicted in the works of American artist George Rodrigue (1944-2013), whose paintings hung in the offices of two prominent blue dog Democrats of the 1990s.]
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The Councilman also thanks the following sponsors who have already committed door prizes: A Readers Corner, Blue Dog Bakery, Carmichael's Bookstore, Comfy Cow, Crescent Hill Trading Company, Heine Brothers' Coffee, Just Creations, Margaret's Consignments, McDonalds, Metro Parks, North End Caf and Red Hog Butcher.
After a wonderful adventure with three funny dachshund puppies, and a few other animals, the lonely blue dog is embraced by a kind and loving animal family.
The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC), the House's primary campaign group, is coordinating with the Blue Dog Coalition, a group of 18 moderate Democrats that has shriveled in numbers and power in recent years, Bloomberg (https://www.
He said of the latter: "I think the blue dog has a huge race in him.
Blue Dog Cafe, the made-to-order restaurant concept with five Manhattan locations, signed a lease for their sixth storefront at 115 East 27th Street between Park and Lexington Avenues.
Meints and colleagues went on to do a longitudinal study to assess the impact of the Blue Dog story modules on DVD, particularly looking at whether acquired knowledge changed behaviour with their own dog.
In the early 1990s, Rodrigue made his first painting of a blue dog, whose shape and stance was inspired by a photograph of his late dog, Tiffany.
A celebration will be held on Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at Pinz / Blue Dog Restaurant, 110 S.
YOU Saw Them Here First providing an excuse to roll out the old clip of Simon Cowell dressed as a novelty record 6ft blue dog.
According to officials of Blue Dog Bakery, too often families in need are being forced to choose between providing for their pets and ensuring that they have food on the table for themselves.
He is projecting revenues of $14 million in five years for Blue Dog Mead, founded last year in a warehouse in the Whiteaker neighborhood.
One of the last remaining members of the Blue Dog Coalition, the three-term Congressman was hit by congressional redistricting that made his western North Carolina district much more difficult for a Democrat to win.