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Representative Albert Watson (R-SC) discusses his switch to the Republican Party after he resigned his Democratic House of Representative's seat. He lost his Democratic seniority for supporting Barry Goldwater in his bid for the presidency in 1964. Watson ran as a Republican and won after giving up his Democratic seat.

00/00/1965

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