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ELECTION 2010: Angle pulls out a surprise victory

Sharron Angle, for the past two election cycles the bridesmaid in her GOP primary contests, finally fought her way through to the November general election Tuesday with a come-from-behind, establishment-busting victory over Sue Lowden.

Lowden conceded defeat in the contest before 10 p.m. as Angle celebrated her growing victory margin in Reno.

Angle's victory followed her defeat by fewer than 500 votes by Dean Heller in the 2006 primary run for the House of Representatives and an even narrower defeat by Sen. Bill Raggio of Reno for his Nevada Senate seat.

In an interview in May, Angle said she was …

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