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  1. Rand Paul wins CPAC poll; Lindsey Graham at bottomRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    The Conservative Political Action Conference came to a close Saturday after four days of saber-rattling and speeches where most of the Republican White House hopefuls came to energize the faithful. Paul's victory - just barely ahead of Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker - came from a CPAC audience that skewed young.

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  2. Ashley Swearengin, Mayor Of Fresno, Won't Seek U.S. Senate SeatRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Switched

    The Republican mayor of the California city of Fresno has decided not to run for the United States Senate, an adviser said. Mayor Ashley Swearengin will not seek the seat being vacated by Democratic Sen. Barbara Boxer in 2016, the Los Angeles Times and Sacramento Bee reported Saturday.

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  3. Jindal unveils bid to close budget gapRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | NWAonline

    Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal talks about his plan for national education reform at a policy breakfast on Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday, Feb. 9, 2015. If he runs for president, Jindal is expected to make education a central part of his message with a focus on his opposition to Common Core.

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  4. Here's What Will Happen If The DHS Shuts DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Switched

    The U.S. Congress was scrambling before a deadline at midnight on Friday to pass a $39.7 billion funding bill for the Department of Homeland Security, which is charged with securing U.S. borders, airports and coastal waters. The following is a rundown of what would likely happen if spending authority at the U.S. domestic security agency is allowed to expire, based on the agency's own contingency plans and congressional researchers: Most DHS employees would stay on the job, especially those involved in securing and protecting airports, borders and other ports of entry into the United States.

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  5. 'I'm not doing this for enjoyment': Trump 'serious' about White House run this timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | National Post

    The billionaire real-estate mogul - long amounting to a one-man circus sideshow in GOP presidential politics - said in an interview Wednesday that he is "more serious" than ever about pursuing a run for the White House in 2016. In recent days, Trump said, he has hired staffers in key primary states, retained an election attorney and delayed signing on for another season as host of NBC's "Celebrity Apprentice" because of his political projects.

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    Jan 9, 2015 | The Advocate

    Jindal, who is considering a run for president , has spoken to the conservative gathering several times in recent years. Last year, he made headlines calling President Barack Obama the "worst president" in his lifetime.

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  7. Donald Trump 'serious' about 2016 presidential bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | HeraldNet

    The billionaire real-estate mogul - long amounting to a one-man circus sideshow in GOP presidential politics - said in an interview Wednesday that he is "more serious" than ever about pursuing a run for the White House in 2016. In recent days, Trump said, he has hired staffers in key primary states, retained an election attorney and delayed signing on for another season as host of NBC's "Celebrity Apprentice" because of his political projects.

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  8. 5CPAC accused a Post reporter of Photoshopping an image. That didn't happen.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Washington Post

    Post reporter Ben Terris inadvertently kicked up a firestorm on Wednesday when he tweeted a screenshot of a page from the Web site for CPAC , the Conservative Political Action Conference that kicks off this week. Terris expected to see an image of Ben Carson.

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  9. CPAC: Screenshot mixing up black Republicans was 'Photoshopped'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Hill

    The Conservative Political Action Committee says a screenshot that appears to show a mix-up between Dr. Ben Carson and Sen. Tim Scott , two prominent black Republicans, is a fake. Washington Post reporter Ben Terris tweeted a picture Wednesday that shows the CPAC mobile website using the photo for Scott next to a biography of Dr. Ben Carson, a likely presidential candidate in 2016.

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  10. CPAC accused a Post reporter of Photoshopping an image. That didna t happen.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Washington Post

    Post reporter Ben Terris inadvertently kicked up a firestorm on Wednesday when he tweeted a screenshot of a page from the website for CPAC , the Conservative Political Action Conference that kicks off this week. Terris expected to see an image of Ben Carson. 4 comments

  11. Republicans Put On A Nice Face When It Comes To Food StampsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Switched

    Republicans in the House of Representatives on Wednesday started in on a "top-to-bottom" review the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, commonly known by its former name, food stamps -- but they say they're not out to cut benefits. Rep. Mike Conaway , the new chairman of the House Agriculture Committee, which oversees nutrition assistance, has insisted he is not interested in having the same fight about cutting benefits that roiled the Republican Party in the previous Congress.

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  12. Donald Trump 'more serious' than ever about running for presidentRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Dallas Morning News

    The billionaire real-estate mogul - long amounting to a one-man circus sideshow in GOP presidential politics - said in an interview Wednesday that he is "more serious" than ever about pursuing a run for the White House in 2016. In recent days, Trump said, he has hired staffers in key primary states, retained an election attorney and delayed signing on for another season as host of NBC's "Celebrity Apprentice" because of his political projects.

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  13. CPAC says screenshot mixing up Tim Scott, Ben Carson was fakedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Washington Times

    The Conservative Political Action Conference says a screenshot that appeared to confuse South Carolina Sen. Tim Scott with Dr. Ben Carson is a Photoshopped fake. Washington Post reporter Ben Terris tweeted a photo Wednesday that showed the CPAC mobile website featuring a photo of Mr. Scott next to a biography for Mr. Carson.

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  14. CPAC's unfortunate mix-up: Dr. Ben Carson is not Sen. Tim ScottRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Salon

    On Wednesday, hordes of Republicans will descend upon the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland for the annual Conservative Political Action Conference , a major event for potential 2016 candidates to make a good impression on their base. Unfortunately, it seems CPAC doesn't even know who its own potential candidates are.

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  15. Someone's Lying. Let's Find Out WhoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Talking Points Memo

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  16. Official CPAC mobile app can't tell convention's only two black featured speakers apartRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Raw Story

    There will only be two African-American featured speakers at this year's Conservative Political Action Committee conference, but the group's official mobile app has still managed to confuse them. Somehow, an image of South Carolina Senator Tim Scott was appended to the biography of the potential Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson.

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  17. CPAC 2015: Conservative group allegedly posted photo of wrong black RepublicanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies The Conservative Political Action Conference kicks off tomorrow outside of Washington DC and many prominent Republicans - including several who have been mentioned as possible presidential candidates - will take the stage.

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  18. The Fed's Own Stress Tests Aren't as Stressful as Its Tests of BanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Wall Street Journal

    Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen was asked Tuesday on Capitol Hill who performs stress tests of the Fed. The question came from Sen. Tim Scott , a Republican from South Carolina, who said during a hearing of the Senate Banking Committee: "On the issue of stress tests, I know that the Fed is, through the supervision of bank holding companies and other non-bank financial companies, the Fed conducts stress tests to determine how well the entity could withstand different levels of financial distress.

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  19. Durbin: Republican opposition to Loretta Lynch betrays the Selma anniversary, or somethingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Hot Air

    It's been a banner day for Senate Democrats. First, minority leader Harry Reid successfully bludgeoned GOP leadership into waving the white flag in the DHS funding fight, scoring a clean political win against shambolic Republicans.

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  20. Lindsey Graham skipping annual gathering of conservative activistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Post and Courier

    White House hopeful U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham is skipping this week's gathering of conservatives near the nation's capital, possibly to avoid a confrontation with far-right activists after last year's primary in which he was portrayed by opponents as too liberal. Graham's office said Tuesday he's not planning to attend the annual Conservative Political Action Conference, one of the largest national Republican assemblies of the year, regularly drawing more than 10,000 people and many presidential hopefuls.

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