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Presidential Hopefuls Court the GOP Base

Would-be GOP presidential candidates began making their appeals to conservatives at the annual CPAC meeting. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Donald Trump serious about 2016 presidential run: Washington Post

Businessman Donald Trump is ramping up efforts for a 2016 presidential run, adding to a growing pool of potential Republican candidates, the Washington Post reported on Wednesday. Trump, whose wealth includes a huge real estate portfolio, several hotels and the TV show "The Apprentice," has toyed with the possibility of running for president before, but […]

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Rand Paul Says Presidential Announcement Likely In March, April

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Rand Paul said Friday that he is leaning toward a run for president and will likely make an announcement in his home state of Kentucky sometime in March or April. “Anything that I do, you know I’m from Kentucky, will be in Kentucky,” Paul told reporters following a speech […]

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New Jersey Governor Chris Christie (R-NJ) attends the New Jersey Chamber of Commerce 78th annual "Walk to Washington and Congressional Dinner"

New Jersey’s Christie getting heat to step up his presidential plans

By Luciana Lopez WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republican Chris Christie is facing pressure to step up the pace in forming a likely presidential campaign and to slow the defection of financial donors to rivals like Jeb Bush in order to keep alive his 2016 White House dream. The New Jersey governor's struggle to cope with problems […]

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Rand Paul: Presidential announcement likely in March, April

U.S. Sen. Rand Paul said Friday that he is likely to announce whether he’ll run for president in 2016 sometime in March or April from his home state of Kentucky. Full News here – FOX News

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Obama Presidential Library Will Be In Chicago

Politico: “It took personal intervention by Emanuel, who faces reelection next week, to find a way to end the land dispute and put Chicago — specifically, the city’s South Side — back at the front of the pack. That would locate the library in the neighborhood the president represented in the state senate, anchor it […]

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Calling All Innovators: Apply to Serve the Nation as a Presidential Innovation Fellow

Today, we are very excited to announce that we are on the lookout for more innovators and technologists to serve the nation as Presidential Innovation Fellows. The Fellowship brings talented, diverse individuals from outside government to team up with top federal innovators to tackle some of our country’s most pressing challenges. Acting as a small […]

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Wisconsin Sees Presidential Ploy in Walker’s Push for University Cuts

Critics of Gov. Scott Walker say he is capitalizing on a view that is popular among conservatives like those in the Iowa caucuses: that state universities are elite bastions of liberal academics. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Let’s Not Jump the Gun on Presidential Race

Dan Balz, Washington Post Full News here – RealClearPolitics – Homepage

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Joseph Kabila Kabange, President of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, addresses the 69th United Nations General Assembly at the U.N. headquarters in New York

Congo presidential election set for November 27, 2016: commission

By Aaron Ross KINSHASA (Reuters) – Democratic Republic of Congo's election commission has set Nov. 27, 2016, for presidential and legislative elections, an official said on Thursday, satisfying a key demand of the political opposition and international donors. President Joseph Kabila, who has held power since his father's assassination in 2001 and won disputed elections […]

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