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Palin to 2016 Republicans: don't count me out 2:54pm EST

WASHINGTON - An already crowded field of potential candidates for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination needs to make room for one more: Sarah Palin.

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Romney senior advisers meet in Boston to discuss 2016: source

DES MOINES - Republican Mitt Romney's senior advisers met in Boston on Friday as the 2012 Republican presidential nominee considers mounting a third run for the White House in 2016, said a person familiar with the event.

23 Jan 2015
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U.S. Senate's Hatch sees support for tax reform

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Senate's top tax law writer sounded determined on Friday about pursuing comprehensive tax reform, though this is viewed as unlikely by most analysts.

23 Jan 2015

Democrats set 2016 nominating convention for week of July 25

WASHINGTON - The Democratic Party will meet the week of July 25 next year to nominate its 2016 presidential contender, gathering one week after Republicans convene to pick their White House candidate.

23 Jan 2015
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Virginia ex-governor's law license suspended after corruption conviction

RICHMOND, Va. - A disciplinary board of the Virginia State Bar said on Friday it had suspended the law license of former Governor Robert McDonnell after his conviction on 11 felony federal corruption charges.

U.S. 23 Jan 2015