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Wisconsin Republican Gov. Scott Walker. (File photo. Credit: Pete Marovich/Getty Images)

Gov. Walker’s Immigration Stance At Center Of Dispute

A dispute over Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker’s position on immigration erupted on Thursday, highlighting the Republican’s struggle to appeal to conservatives on the explosive issue as he prepares to launch a Republican presidential bid.

03/26/2015

Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks at Syracuse Universitys S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications presentation of the Toner Prize for Excellence in Political Reporting in Washington, DC, on March 23, 2015. (credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Clinton Campaign To Focus On Money For Primaries

Hillary Rodham Clinton’s fundraising team only plans to raise money for the presidential primaries when she launches her 2016 campaign and initially will avoid general election fundraising.

03/25/2015

Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Cruz Wants to Scrap IRS, That’s Easier Said Than Done

Promising to abolish the Internal Revenue Service is a good talking point for political candidates who are looking to fire up the Republicans’ most conservative voters. It’s also unlikely to ever happen, no matter how easy folks such as Sen. Ted Cruz like to make it sound.

03/24/2015

Ted Cruz Presidential Announcement

Your (Potential) 2016 Presidential Candidates

With 2016 fast approaching, CBS Local takes a look at the potential Republican and Democratic presidential candidates looking to make a run for the White House. POTENTIAL REPUBLICAN CANDIDATES CONFIRMED: TED CRUZ The Republican senator […]

03/23/2015

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Trump: ‘I Would Make This Country So Rich’ You Wouldn’t Cut Entitlement Programs

Real estate mogul Donald Trump, a day after announcing he’ll form a presidential exploratory committee, told activists on Thursday his business experience makes him the best candidate to reform Washington.

03/19/2015

Former Virginia Sen. Webb. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Webb Quietly Meeting Dems Looking For Clinton Alternative

Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb says his decision whether to challenge Hillary Rodham Clinton for the Democratic presidential nomination will rest on whether he can raise enough money to be viable in running against the heavy favorite.

03/18/2015

Senator Rand Paul. (credit: Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

AP Source: Sen. Rand Paul Eyes April 7 To Announce Official White House Run

Sen. Rand Paul is set to make official a presidential bid that has long been expected, a senior adviser to the Kentucky Republican said Tuesday, pointing to April 7 as the kickoff date.

03/17/2015

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Former Maryland Gov. O’Malley Declines Criticizing Clinton For Private Email Use

Former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley, who is considering a Democratic presidential bid, declined Friday to criticize likely primary opponent Hillary Rodham Clinton for her exclusive use of private email while serving as secretary of state.

03/06/2015

Wisconsin Republican Gov. Scott Walker. (File photo. Credit: Pete Marovich/Getty Images)

Gov. Walker: Protesters Prepared Me To Confront Global Terrorism

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said Thursday that his experience taking on thousands of protesters in his state helped prepare him to take on terrorists across the world.

02/26/2015

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Republicans And Democrats Announce January Fundraising Figures

On Friday, the House Democratic and Republican campaign organizations announced their fundraising figures for January as each starts amassing cash for next year’s congressional elections.

02/20/2015

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