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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.



Political Consultant: ‘War On ISIS’ Will Be Campaign Slogan If Subject Still Relevant In 2016

The rise of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria could potentially play a role come in the 2016 presidential election.


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Perry: US Wants More Than ‘Young, Attractive’ Orator Obama

Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry said Thursday that voters have had enough of a “young, attractive” and inexperienced president and will be looking for a proven leader in 2016.


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Democratic Effort To Define Jeb Bush Starts With Mitt Romney

Mitt Romney opposed the government’s rescue of U.S. automakers. So did Jeb Bush.


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Rick Perry: ‘A Congressional Majority Is A Terrible Thing To Waste’

As they begin to shape their prospective bids for president, ambitious Republican governors are eager to seize on voters’ contempt for that most dirty of political words: “Washington.”