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February 8, 2016

Milton Wolf’s Family Feud

Meet Senate hopeful Milton Wolf.


(JM Rieger/CQ Roll Call File Photo)

The tea party candidate hoping to knock off longstanding Kansas Republican Pat Roberts this fall is not only not at odds with the parties currently controlling Congress, he’s also at war with his own bloodline.

As Wolf explained to At the Races, the trained physician just happens to be a distant cousin of President Barack Obama.

The two are, admittedly, not all that close:

That’s a tough spot to be in.

And it’s not one that many others appear to be able to relate to.

Progressive problem solver Walter White is clearly stumped by Wolf’s antagonistic attitude:

Consummate capitalist Michael Corleone fervently counseled against crossing kinsfolk:

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Even scandal-plagued — and suddenly fashion conscious — conservative Sen. Kevin Keeley would likely concede that everybody needs somebody, sometimes:


Here’s hoping the good doctor and 44 can hash out their little differences at the next Obama-Wolf get-together.

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