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  1. 2016 Presidential Race: Where Things StandRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... campaign at some point. Up to now, the only candidate even at that stage is former Democratic Virginia Sen. Jim Webb, who announced an exploratory committee last month. There are different finance laws between an exploratory committee and an actual ...

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  2. Elizabeth Warren, Jim Webb, Rand Paul - The Mockingjay rebelsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... from Judge Andrew Napolitano, champion of states' rights and constitutional government. Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb (D), as well, first to call out the "robber barons." He preceded Warren and others now in his call for income equity. And there are ...

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  3. ARRAY(0x1979933c)Read the original story

    Wednesday | Talking About Politics

    Conventional wisdom says only two people can stop Hillary Clinton from the nomination in 2016: Hillary herself and Bill Clinton. But two other people embody a potential problem: Senator Elizabeth Warren and former Senator Jim Webb.

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  4. Peter Funt: Elizabeth Warren shouldna t jumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Janesville Gazette

    ... and progressive wings. It doesn't matter whether the challenger to Clinton is Warren, or Virginia's former Sen. Jim Webb, who has formed an exploratory committee, or even Vermont's charming socialist Bernie Sanders. If Clinton is pulled too far to ...

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  5. Who Else Could Join the 2016 Pack?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Wall Street Journal

    ... a run in 2016. That made him the first Republican to make a formal move. He joins former Democratic Virginia Sen. Jim Webb as the only candidates officially in the race . The former secretary of state and first lady would enter the Democratic race ...

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  6. Kevork Djansezian/GettyHow A Jeb Candidacy Would Hurt ChristieWith...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Daily Beast

    With Jeb Bush's tease that he might be set to enter the 2016 presidential fray, the other Republican hopefuls should be afraid-very afraid. Among the people who have declared their candidacy for president, or the intention to do so one day soon, are Vermin Supreme, whose platform includes a plank to give every American a pony; a 9/11 truther; the Florida pastor who rose to fame promising to publicly burn a Koran; a West Virginian engineer whose campaign is almost entirely lifted from the King James Bible, and Jim Webb, a former one-term Virginia Democratic Senator whose chances seem only plausible in comparison with the others listed above.

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  7. The Complete Guide to 2016 Presidential CandidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | New York Magazine

    ... made up my mind," Biden said last week. "I don't see any sense of urgency in making that decision, quite frankly." Jim Webb Who: A former one-term Virginia senator. The Vietnam vet is a centrist and served as Navy secretary under Ronald Reagan. ...

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  8. Warren Won't Rule Out 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Real Clear Politics

    ... steps typically required of prospective presidential candidates in advance of a campaign. Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb has already launched a presidential exploratory committee, while Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders ...

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  9. Carl P. Leubsdorf:Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Jewish World Review

    ... an obscure long shot like Jimmy Carter who, 40 years ago this week, launched his 1976 bid, or former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb, who recently announced he is running. And if she began to present the rationale for her candidacy now, she'd risk being ...

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  10. Amid Warren buzz, Clinton might do well not to wait too long to announce 2016 bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Washington Post

    ... who calls himself a "socialist" is going to gain real traction in this race is hard to believe. 5. Former senator Jim Webb (Va.): The one-term senator is the first real entrant in the 2016 presidential race. And there won't be a more surprising ...

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  11. Amid Warren buzz, Clintona s waiting game may not helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Washington Post

    ... who calls himself a "socialist" is going to gain real traction in this race is hard to believe. 5. Former senator Jim Webb (Va.): The one-term senator is the first real entrant in the 2016 presidential race. And there won't be a more surprising ...

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  12. Ex-Obama Campaign Staff Join 'Ready for Warren'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Wall Street Journal

    ... than taking shots at Mrs. Clinton, who remains the overwhelming favorite should she enter the race. Former Sen. Jim Webb did it in his first public appearance as a candidate , Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley got in a public tiff with the White House ...

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  13. A plausible dark horse for presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Hill

    Jim Webb is no jovial backslapper. I vividly remember a scene at a northern Virginia ballroom in 2006 when he was running for the U.S. Senate against incumbent George Allen .

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  14. WaPo: Insiders Say Hillary Likely to Toss Hat in Ring This SpringRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | News Max

    ... won't come until spring, the Post reports. The only official 2016 candidate so far is former Democratic Sen. Jim Webb of Virginia, who formed an exploratory committee last month. The Post report adds further evidence that Clinton plans to run ...

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  15. Clinton Supporters Don't Mind Waiting for a Campaign KickoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | National Journal

    ... activity in both parties seems to be holding off until at least early next year. With the exception of Sen. Jim Webb of Virginia, who formed an exploratory committee last month, no 2016 hopeful has made formal moves to enter the race yet-and some ...

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  16. Torture report splits 2016 DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | CNN

    ... say that if anyone lied to elected official on torture, "they should be fired immediately." And former Sen. Jim Webb, the only Democrat who has announced an exploratory committee into the 2016 race, questioned why lawmakers didn't provide better ...

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  17. Liberals Rattle the 2016 Cage in Push for Elizabeth WarrenRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | US News & World Report

    ... the perceived weakness of the rest of the field pondering Democratic campaigns , one that includes former Sen. Jim Webb of Virginia, Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley and independent Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont. Sanders is seen as unelectable, ...

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  18. All Opinions Are Local: Webb and Gilmore: Delusions of grandeurRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Washington Post

    For self-described serious men, former senator Jim Webb and former governor Jim Gilmore are hard at work being frivolous. What makes them believe they are qualified to be president of the United States? Mr. Webb served one forgettable term in the Senate and quit in frustration.

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  19. Joe Biden: No decision on 2016 yet, but th...Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Washington Times

    ... into the race as an alternative, though for her part Ms. Warren has said she's not planning a run. Former U.S. Sen. Jim Webb of Virginia is actively exploring a bid, and Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley and Sen. Bernie Sanders, Vermont independent, are ...

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  20. MoveOn.org to Launch 'Draft Warren' CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The Wall Street Journal

    ... former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton - the presumptive favorite in any Democratic primary. Though former Sen. Jim Webb has launched a presidential exploratory committee and other candidates such as Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley are seriously ...

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