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Governor on heckler reaction: Just another day at 'Rancho Christie'

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 8:53am
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie defended his verbal beat down of a heckler from earlier this week, saying he's not the kind of person to sit back and let people "be rude."
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Jenny Sanford has got a lot to say about 'Mark'

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 8:52am
Jenny Sanford, the ex-wife of former Republican South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford, has a lot to say about "Mark."
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7 times Democrats wished Barack Obama would go away

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 8:51am
With President Barack Obama's approval rating hovering in the low to mid-40s -- it was 45% in CNN/ORC International's recent poll --Democrats in tough contests are largely keeping their distance from the president's tarnished reputation.
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RNC: Rand Paul 'tip of the spear' to prod the GOP

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 8:33am
A day after Rand Paul said the Republican Party's brand "sucks," the chairman of the Republican National Committee politely described the first-term senator as someone who's "a real tip of the spear when it comes to challenging our party about growth."
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Boston's longest-serving mayor dies

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 8:18am
Both Massachusetts governor candidates have suspended campaign activity Thursday to honor former Boston Mayor Tom Menino, who died this morning, as politicians across the state and D.C. remember the city's longest serving mayor.
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Has campaigning for 2016 already begun?

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 6:39am
While midterm campaigns near the home stretch, 2016 presidential hopefuls are already posturing for a White House run.
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Ghosts of Politics Past

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 6:38am
Some of Washington's deepest legends and lore look at looming figures who may have never left. Karin Caifa explains.
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These men really don't like each other

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 9:02pm
A personal dislike between President Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is starting to spill over into Mideast policy.
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In Iowa, 2016 already here as hopefuls flood Hawkeye State

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 8:57pm
The Iowa caucuses are 16 months away, but judging from way potential presidential candidates are visiting this state, you'd think it was next week.
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Battle for Congress hits final stretch

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 8:56pm
The battle for control of Congress is entering a final, frantic five-day stretch that favors Republicans but has room for plenty of surprises that could determine which party will run the Senate.
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8-year-old to Senate hopefuls: Be nice

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 6:40pm
An 8-year-old North Carolina girl is sick of the heated Senate race where more than $100 million has been spent on mostly negative TV ads.
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Deportation foes interrupt Hillary Clinton

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 6:33pm
Hillary Clinton was just starting to get into her stump speech on Thursday when immigration protesters began shouting at a rally in Maryland.
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Hagel wrote memo to White House criticizing Syria strategy

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 6:29pm
Earlier this month, while on an trip to Latin America to discuss climate change, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel sat down and wrote a highly private, and very blunt memo to National Security Advisor Susan Rice about U.S. policy toward Syria.
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With Ebola battle brewing, Obama heads to Maine

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 6:27pm
When President Barack Obama visits Maine on Thursday, he won't come within 300 miles of the nurse protesting her state-mandated Ebola quarantine.
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