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Rand Paul’s Campaign Slogan

Politico says it will be, “Defeat the Washington machine. Unleash the American dream.” “The slogan, beneath the RANDPAC logo of a torch flame, will be unveiled tomorrow as the senator kicks off a five-day, five-state announcement tour – starting in Kentucky and then going to New Hampshire, South Carolina, Iowa and Nevada (plus a Friday […]

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Business Owners in Brooklyn Heights Start Subtle Lobbying of Clinton Campaign

As the presumptive Democratic candidate for president moves into Brooklyn Heights, the neighborhood merchants are rolling out the welcome mat. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Former U.S. Secretary of State Clinton smiles as she attends the early childhood development initiative "talk to you baby" in Brooklyn, New York

At Clinton’s campaign HQ, Brooklyn cool will come at a price

By Amanda Becker and Chris Prentice WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Political staffers reporting for duty at the Brooklyn headquarters that will house Hillary Clinton's anticipated presidential campaign will find a neighborhood known for its waterfront skyline views, top-notch private schools and historic real estate. The leafy, sleepy streets in Brooklyn Heights, which sits just across […]

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First Ad From Ted Cruz Campaign Highlights His Parents

Ted Cruz has made his parents’ story a centerpiece of “Blessing,” the Texas senator’s first campaign ad as a presidential candidate. Full News here – First Draft

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Hillary Clinton delivers remarks during the 2015 Toner Prize for Excellence in Political Reporting award in Washington

Clinton campaign signed lease for Brooklyn HQ: source

By Amanda Becker WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The campaign of likely U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has signed a lease to house its headquarters in Brooklyn, New York, a source with knowledge of Clinton's plans said on Friday. Clinton, a former U.S. secretary of state and the wife of a former president, is expected to launch […]

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Warren listens to remarks at the dedication ceremony for the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate, in Boston in this file photo

Tensions with Warren camp could loom over Clinton campaign

By Amanda Becker and Jeff Mason WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The race for the Democratic nomination in the 2016 U.S. presidential election is turning into a battle of ideas between a woman who has not yet said she is running and another who insists she won't. Hillary Clinton is expected to launch her White House bid […]

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Cruz Campaign Points to Hefty Donations

Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas raised about $ 4 million in the eight days after he formally announced his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination, his campaign staff said, indicating donations are coming at a faster clip than for some GOP candidates in past years. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Scott Walker’s Dog Allergy Could Be a Campaign Hazard

In his likely candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination, the Wisconsin governor faces a different sort of constitutional challenge: overcoming his aversion to man’s best friend. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Campaign Money Tests Wisconsin Justices’ Impartiality

The State Supreme Court is preparing to hear arguments about a financing case that involves groups that spent millions backing some of the justices. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) speaks at a news conference to warn about the abolishment of Consumer Financial Protection Bureau in the proposed budget put forward by Senate Republicans

Exclusive: Upset by Warren, U.S. banks debate halting some campaign donations

By Emily Flitter NEW YORK (Reuters) – Big Wall Street banks are so upset with Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren's call for them to be broken up that some have discussed withholding campaign donations to Senate Democrats in symbolic protest, sources familiar with the discussions said. Representatives from Citigroup, JPMorgan, Goldman Sachs and Bank of America, […]

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