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Clinton Announcement Video Alludes To Unfairness Of American Life

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 3:33pm

In announcing her run for president, Hillary Clinton said "the deck is still stacked in favor of those at the top."

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After Low-Key Announcement, Hillary Clinton Heads To Iowa

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 3:33pm

Hillary Clinton will hold her first campaign events in Iowa Tuesday since announcing her 2016 bid for the White House. What can we expect to see? Her aides say to think small.

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Who Needs 1 SuperPAC When You Can Have 4?

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 3:12pm

SuperPACs, financed by unlimited but disclosed donations, now appear to be the presidential candidate's new best friend. One backing Sen. Marco Rubio is revving up, and Sen. Ted Cruz already has four.

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7 Things You Should Know About Marco Rubio

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 2:07pm

The Florida senator got his start on the Bob Dole presidential campaign and was once Mormon. Here's what else you might not know.

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JFK Profile In Courage Award Going To Former GOP Rep. Bob Inglis

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 12:31pm

In 2010, Inglis, R-S.C., lost his seat in the Tea Party wave for, among other things, accepting climate change. Past winners of the award include President George H.W. Bush.

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Reports: Marco Rubio Says He's Running For President

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 10:29am

The Florida senator has had a meteoric rise in politics. He served at the state level beginning in 2000. In 2010, he was elected to the Senate, where he established himself as a GOP leader.

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'Hillary Clinton' Is Back, But Will There Be A Return Of The Rodham?

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 6:03am

The former first lady and secretary of state has staked out her own ground. But it's notable that as she runs to be the first woman president, she's dropped the maiden name that was once a staple.

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With A Handshake And More, Obama Shifts U.S.-Latin America Policy

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 4:03am

President Obama made history with a handshake of Cuba's Castro at the Summit of the Americas. Beyond that, he tried new engagement with Latin America, moving beyond the drug trade and military action.

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SuperPACS Are Back And They Are More Powerful Than Ever

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 3:56am

Presidential campaign donors can give as much as they want to superPACs. These groups aren't officially affiliated with the candidate, but they're changing the nature of presidential campaigns.

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2016 Presidential Field Expands; Obama Returns From Americas Summit

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 3:56am

Hillary Clinton has made it official: she's running for president in 2016. Sen. Marco Rubio is set to announce his presidential plans Monday. In Panama, leaders wrapped up the Summit of the Americas.

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Marco Rubio Expected To Announce Presidential Bid

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 3:56am

Miami will be the scene of another expected presidential announcement. Sen. Marco Rubio is set to announce he's running for the GOP presidential nomination on Monday.

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Rubio's Path To The Nomination And 3 Obstacles In His Way

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 3:03am

The junior Florida Republican senator is expected to jump into the race for the presidency Monday. He has some strengths but also hurdles to overcome.

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Britain Backs Away From World Stage In Lead-Up To Elections

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 2:50am

As the U.K. heads into elections, its role on the world stage is shrinking. Foreign policy is barely an issue for British voters, as the country remains focused almost entirely on domestic issues.

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Clinton Announces Presidential Campaign, Hops In A Van To Iowa

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 9:21pm

The former first lady, protected by Secret Service for 20 years, and the former secretary of state, who logged the most miles traveled ever, is headed to Iowa... in a van she calls her "Scooby" van.

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Presidential Announcements Offer Insight Into How Candidates Run

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 4:23pm

Hillary Clinton officially announced her candidacy for president Sunday in a video posted on her website. Where candidates choose to announce give voters a first glimpse at how they will run.

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Hillary Clinton, Polarizing Or Misunderstood, Jumps Into Race For President

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 2:26pm

As Clinton launches into her second presidential campaign, she'll be re-introducing herself to voters who largely think they have her figured out.

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It's Official: Hillary Clinton Announces Presidential Run

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 2:11pm

Clinton, a former secretary of state, U.S. senator from New York and first lady, is the first Democrat to officially announce a presidential run — and she's by far the favorite to win the nomination.

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Clinton To Roll Out Her Campaign On The Small Stage

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 6:19am

Hillary Clinton is expected to announce Sunday that she is formally a candidate for president. NPR's Rachel Martin talks to NPR's Tamara Keith, who will be covering Clinton's 2016 campaign.

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Obama, Castro Meet In 'Spirit Of Openness'

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 6:19am

President Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro shared a stage for the first time since the U.S. and Cuba began moving toward normalizing relations.

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New START Nuke Deal With Russia May Be Aging — But It's Not Over

Sat, 04/11/2015 - 5:08pm

Five years have gone by since President Obama signed the nuclear treaty with then-Russian President Dmitry Medvedev. Long after negotiations reached their end, the deal's merits still provoke debate.

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