Greg Bourke from Louisville, Ky., marches in the gay pride parade in New York on June 26. Bourke wen...

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Former KKK leader to seek U.S. Senate seatBATON ROUGE, La. – Former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke, an avowed white supremacist, officially signed up Friday to run for U.S. Senate in Louisiana, saying “the climate of this country has moved in my direction.”

“I believe my time has come,” Duke said after submitting his paperwork for the ballot. He added: “The people of this country, the patriotic, decent, God-fearing people of this country are now right with...

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