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Paul says he is considering 2016 presidential bid

Republican Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky, popular with conservatives and libertarians in the GOP, said Wednesday he is considering a presidential campaign in 2016 but... Read more »

April 17, 2013

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Gov. Perry calls for $1.6B in business tax cuts in Texas

Gov. Rick Perry is backing $1.6 billion in business tax cuts, even though he concedes it may mean tapping Texas' once-untouchable cash reserves. Read more »

April 15, 2013

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Budding bipartisanship gives rise to optimism in Senate

The cherry blossoms are in bloom in Washington this week. Is long-absent bipartisanship on Capitol Hill flowering as well? Read more »

April 11, 2013

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Orrin Hatch, Mike Lee and shaping tomorrow's Supreme Court

The Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a confirmation hearing that experts envision having long-lasting consequences. Read more »

April 10, 2013

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The NRA is winning the battle over gun control

President Barack Obama pleaded with Congress last week to remember the victims of December's schoolhouse shootings in Connecticut and tighten the nation's gun laws.... Read more »

April 7, 2013

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