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Does Romney’s candidacy mean tea party power has fizzled?

Does Romney’s candidacy mean tea party power has fizzled? WASHINGTON — It dominated the country’s politics just two years ago, a grassroots rebellion that rolled through the Republican Party, helped seize power in Washington and threatened to upend the established … Continue reading

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Santorum suspends GOP presidential campaign

Santorum suspends GOP presidential campaign GETTYSBURG, Pa. (AP) – Bowing to the inevitable, Rick Santorum quit the presidential campaign Tuesday, clearing the way for Mitt Romney to claim the Republican nomination. Santorum, appearing with his wife and family in his … Continue reading

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Obama: ‘If I had a son, he’d look like Trayvon’

Obama: ‘If I had a son, he’d look like Trayvon’ WASHINGTON (AP) – Urging Americans to “do some soul searching,” President Barack Obama injected himself into the emotional debate over the fatal shooting of a teenager in Florida, turning the … Continue reading

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Santorum revels in sudden support – but how deep?

Santorum revels in sudden support – but how deep? BOISE, Idaho (AP) – The latest Republican to surge in polls, Rick Santorum is trying to turn his newfound strength into something lasting. Curious Republicans now pack his rallies. Supporters have … Continue reading

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