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Watch Jim Lehrer Moderate First Full Presidential Debate – Politics Informer Video

In the first presidential debate, held in Denver, Colo., and moderated by NewsHour’s Jim Lehrer, Gov. Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama presented their … Video Rating: 4 / 5

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Democratic groups gearing up for a Hilary Clinton presidential campaign

A large amount of Democratic groups are preparing for Hilary Clinton to announce her plans to run for president in the 2016 election. Full News here – FOX News

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Republican Governors Set Sights on 2016 Presidential Race

The nation’s Republican governors, emboldened by the results of the midterm elections, gathered in Florida on Wednesday for a 2014 victory lap, but the meeting had the feel of an audition for the 2016 presidential race. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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U.S. Senator Jim Webb talks to reporters during his news conference at the U.S. embassy in Yangon

Former Senator Webb sets up panel to explore 2016 presidential bid

(Reuters) – Former Virginia Senator Jim Webb, a Democrat, became the first person to officially take serious steps towards a bid for the U.S. presidency in 2016 with the launch of an exploratory committee late on Wednesday. "Americans want positive, visionary leadership that they can trust, at a time when our country is facing historic […]

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Immigration Policy and Presidential Power

President Obama’s plan to overhaul immigration policy raises an old question: How much power can a president wield without the cooperation of Congress? Full News here – Washington Wire

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President Barack Obama delivers remarks and awards the 2013 Presidential Medal of Freedom to honorees during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House

President Obama Announces the Presidential Medal of Freedom Recipients

President Barack Obama delivers remarks and awards the 2013 Presidential Medal of Freedom to honorees during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House, Nov. 20, 2013. Honorees are: Ernie Banks, Ben Bradlee, former President Bill Clinton, Daniel Inouye (posthumous), Daniel Kahneman, Richard Lugar, Loretta Lynn, Mario Molina, Sally Ride (posthumous), Bayard Rustin […]

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The Progressive Presidential Primary

If you think Hillary Clinton is going to fight for a progressive agenda, you’re smoking the good stuff. The woman who just told her Goldman Sachs audience that the bankers are misunderstood is going to do what – get money out of politics, fix the banking system, do progressive economic policy? Even if you “stand […]

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Factbox: Leading candidates in Romania’s presidential election

BUCHAREST (Reuters) – Romanians will vote for a new president on Sunday with leftist Prime Minister Victor Ponta leading opinion polls, and outgoing centrist President Traian Basescu stepping down after two terms in office since 2004. No candidate is expected to win an outright majority in the first round of voting. A second round run-off […]

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Partial tally shows Rousseff leading Brazil’s presidential vote

SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff is ahead of opposition candidate Aecio Neves in a nearly complete count of votes in Sunday’s runoff election, according to the country’s electoral authority. An official tally of 95.35 percent of ballots showed Rousseff with 50.99 percent of valid votes and Neves with 49.01 percent. (Reporting by […]

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Brazil’s Neves concedes defeat to Rousseff in presidential race

BELO HORIZONTE Brazil (Reuters) – Brazil’s opposition candidate Aecio Neves conceded defeat to President Dilma Rousseff in a speech to supporters after Sunday’s runoff election. An official tally of 99.66 percent of ballots showed Rousseff with 51.60 percent of valid votes and Neves with 48.40 percent. (Reporting by Eduardo Simoes; Editing by Paul Simao) Full […]

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