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  1. 2016: Democrats Refrain From Criticizing Hillary ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Wall Street Journal

    ... for the Democratic nomination to Mrs. Clinton, according to most polls. Former Virginia Democratic senator Jim Webb set up a presidential exploratory committee four months ago. Has he offered any criticism of Mrs. Clinton yet? "Nope," said Webb ...

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  2. I might just vote for a Democrat next time aroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Daily Republic

    ... running against a RINO, I would rather stay at home and not vote in 2016. I would, however, consider voting for Jim Webb, a former Democratic senator from Virginia, if he decides to run for president in 2016, and only if his opponent is a Republican ...

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  3. Clinton takes fire from Democratsas Libya chaos createsterrorist safe havenRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Lucianne.com

    As Libya descends into a failed state - marked most recently by the beheadings of 21 Coptic Christians by jihadis - Democrats are beginning to question Hillary Rodham Clinton's rush to war in the country, and one in particular, former Sen. Jim Webb, may make national security the focal point of a presidential campaign. More than three years after Mrs. Clinton pushed for U.S. airstrikes to end Moammar Gadhafi's four-decade-long autocracy, the country has been divided between two rival governments, each with its own military, and various tribal militias all competing for power.

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  4. Hillary Clinton takes fire from Democrats as Libya chaos creates terrorist safe havenRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Washington Times

    As Libya descends into a failed state - marked most recently by the beheadings of 21 Coptic Christians by jihadis - Democrats are beginning to question Hillary Rodham Clinton 's rush to war in the country, and one in particular, former Sen. Jim Webb , may make national security the focal point of a presidential campaign. More than three years after Mrs. Clinton pushed for U.S. airstrikes to end Moammar Gadhafi's four-decade-long autocracy, the country has been divided between two rival governments, each with its own military, and various tribal militias all competing for power.

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  5. In Iowa, nowhere for Oa Malley to go but upRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Washington Post

    ... 19 percent; Vice President Joe Biden with 7 percent; Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) with 5 percent and former senator Jim Webb (D-Va.) with 2 percent. The outlook for O'Malley doesn't improve markedly even if Clinton decides not to run. Under that ...

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  6. Obama Just Vetoed The GOP's Keystone Bill, and This Democratic Presidential Hopeful Is PissedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | MotherJones

    Jim Webb is sounding increasingly serious about running for the Democratic presidential nomination in 2016. Last week, National Journal 's Bob Moser wrote a cover story wondering whether the former Virginia senator could "spark an anti-Hillary uprising," in which Webb explained that his absence from the campaign trail this winter was, in part, the result of major knee surgery to fix problems leftover from his days in the Vietnam War.

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  7. Terry McAuliffe on Hillary Clinton: Bill Clinton jumped into first race in October '91Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Washington Times

    ... presidential nomination at this point, with a few others, such as former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley, former Sen. Jim Webb of Virginia and Sen. Bernie Sanders, Vermont Independent, expressing an interest. But the field is likely to be frozen to a ...

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  8. Why Joe Biden Should Run for PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Slate Magazine

    ... veteran of two primary runs and two presidential campaigns. If Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders or former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb runs, they'll run as gadflies. If Biden runs, he'll run as a contender with the skills to challenge Clinton on the trail. And ...

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  9. Liberal Media Already Using Gotcha Questions to Sink 2016 GOP HopefulsRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | US News & World Report

    ... N.H. - ABC News' George Stephanopoulos probably didn't intend to open a can of worms when he asked former U.S. Sen. Jim Webb if the United States Constitution guarantees the right of individuals to own handguns and if the federal government would be ...

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  10. Democrats play nice with Hillary ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Washington Examiner

    ... really focused on her or what she was saying." Then, he criticized the president instead. In August, former Sen. Jim Webb, who has since announced he is exploring a bid for the presidency, was asked on an Iowa television program to evaluate ...

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  11. CNN: Clinton Foreign Fundraising 'Damaging,' Akin To Selling Lincoln Bedroom [VIDEO]Read the original story

    Sunday Feb 22 | The Daily Caller

    News revolving around the Clinton's continues to circulate as former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton gears up for a 2016 run at the White House. This week, news emerged that the Clinton Foundation started re-collecting donations from foreign governments after Clinton left Foggy Bottom and became a normal citizen.

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  12. McAuliffe: a No needa for Clinton to start 2016 bid right awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | The Washington Post

    ... he has not shut the door on a run. Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and former senator Jim Webb (Va.) have been making waves and visiting early primary states, but none has launched a campaign. "People are going to make ...

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  13. Report: Presidential candidates evade election law in 'testing waters'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Arkansas Times

    ... the long list of nearly 20 prospective 2016 presidential candidates, only Senator Lindsey Graham and former Senator Jim Webb appear to be complying with the federal campaign finance law requirement that "testing the waters" activities be paid for ...

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  14. How Clinton, Nixon are alikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | CNN

    ... dent Joe Biden, Democratic Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley, Sen. Bernie Sanders from Vermont and former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb haven't really made much a splash in polling, and one of her closest

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  15. Hillary Clinton's Nixonian strategy of laying lowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | CNN

    ... dent Joe Biden, Democratic Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley, Sen. Bernie Sanders from Vermont and former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb haven't really made much a splash in polling, and one of her closest

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  16. Scott Walker faces tough questions on road to the White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | World Magazine

    ... Clinton, he took a pass, saying, "My mind is not even in the compare-contrast mode." And when NPR asked former Sen. Jim Webb , D-Va., last month what makes him a better presidential candidate than Clinton, he said, "I really don't have an answer for ...

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  17. Clinton Crushes Competition in South Carolina, New Hampshire, Iowa | Vivian HughbanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Townhall

    ... Bernie Sanders (D-VT) at 13 percent. Vice President Joe Biden received 8 percent support, followed by former Sen. Jim Webb (D-VA) and former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley (D-MD), each taking less than 2 percent. When asked who they would support if ...

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  18. Sen. Jim Webb at his Arlington, Va. office on Feb. 5, 2015.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | National Journal

    ould that be Jim Webb? Across the parking lot of the Eden Center, a Vietnamese-American strip mall in the Washington suburb of Falls Church, I've spotted a smallish figure in a tan ball cap, jeans, and boots, huddled against the bitter cold of an ...

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  19. Webb Says Money Is Chief Dilemma in 2016 BidRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | The Wall Street Journal

    Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb, exploring a possible 2016 presidential campaign, said he is in the process of deciding whether he can "put together the type of money" needed and still remain independent of special interests. Mr. Webb, a Democrat, said his chief political dilemma is building a realistic campaign without becoming beholden to donors in an era where the Supreme Court's Citizens United decision has allowed individual donors to give millions to support campaigns.

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  20. Webb Not Sure He Can Raise the MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Taegan Goddard's Political Wire

    Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb , "exploring a possible 2016 presidential campaign, said he is in the process of deciding whether he can "put together the type of money" needed and still remain independent of special interests," the Wall Street Journal reports.

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