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Six things to know about Chris Christie

Six things to know about Chris Christie
onpolitics.usatoday.com — Chris Christie joined the crowded GOP presidential race on Tuesday. Here are six things to know about the New Jersey governor: The early years His start in politics came as a volunteer in the 1977 New Jersey governor's race.

126 things to know about 21 candidates running in 2016

126 things to know about 21 candidates running in 2016
onpolitics.usatoday.com — With John Kasich's expected campaign launch on Tuesday, that's a whopping 21 candidates who have formally entered the 2016 race. (Still to come? An early August announcement by Republican Jim Gilmore, and a decision by Vice President Biden on the Democratic side.) The parade of contenders into the White House race began in March, when Texas Sen.

6 things to know about Jeb Bush

6 things to know about Jeb Bush
onpolitics.usatoday.com — Jeb Bush, the former Florida governor whose brother and father both served as presidents, is poised to formally jump into the 2016 presidential race on Monday. Here are six things to know: His name His full name is John Ellis Bush, and his nickname derives from his initials, J.E.B.

Marco Rubio: Use U.S. might to protect business

Marco Rubio: Use U.S. might to protect business
onpolitics.usatoday.com — Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio will propose the U.S. use force to defend American economic interests, including the "disruption of economic activity" caused by one country invading another or by "disruptions" in American shipping. Rubio, a Florida senator, is to speak today at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York.

Huckabee hopes Iowans help him stay in 2008 race

Huckabee hopes Iowans help him stay in 2008 race
usatoday30.usatoday.com — By Martha T. Moore, USA TODAY AMES, Iowa - There are plenty of challenges in running for president, but one of them Mike Huckabee already has licked. The former Arkansas governor, a Republican, has spent months attending barbecues, cookouts and ice cream socials in Iowa, which holds a GOP straw poll here on Saturday.

O’Malley: Baltimore’s problems “central” to a 2016 campaign

O’Malley: Baltimore’s problems “central” to a 2016 campaign
onpolitics.usatoday.com — Former Maryland governor Martin O'Malley says if he runs for president he "wouldn't think of announcing anywhere else" than Baltimore, the city that has been wracked by protests and riots and which O'Malley led as mayor from 1999 to 2007.

Hillary Clinton: Police officers should wear body cameras

Hillary Clinton: Police officers should wear body cameras
onpolitics.usatoday.com — In response to public anger over a Baltimore man's death in police custody, Hillary Clinton will call for all police officers to wear body cameras, her campaign says. Individual video cameras will "improve transparency and accountability in order to protect those on both sides of the lens."

Rubio says he’d be glad to have Koch support

Rubio says he’d be glad to have Koch support
onpolitics.usatoday.com — Florida Sen. Marco Rubio, who is running for the Republican presidential nomination, says he'd "love" to have the support of the billionaire Koch brothers, whose political network plans to spend some $300 million in the 2016 elections.

Rand Paul in NH: Tax cuts should help the poor

Rand Paul in NH: Tax cuts should help the poor
onpolitics.usatoday.com — NASHUA, N.H. - You know it's a GOP primary when a candidate spends only half his speech walloping Hillary Clinton, so he can use the other half to criticize Republicans. Republicans are gathering again today at a summit convened by the state GOP to give political activists a look at more than a dozen presidential hopefuls.

Huckabee to reveal presidential plans on May 5 in Hope, Ark.

Huckabee to reveal presidential plans on May 5 in Hope, Ark.
onpolitics.usatoday.com — Mike Huckabee invited folks to come to his hometown of Hope, Ark., on May 5 where he promises to say whether he's going to run for president again in 2016. The former Arkansas governor announced tonight on Fox News Channel the date of his big reveal.
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May 04, 2016

RT @DylanByers: Big winner in Trump vs. Clinton general: the New York tabloids.

May 04, 2016

RT @ClydeHaberman: Last major-party nominee for prez who never held elective office was Eisenhower, 1952. From Ike to Trump. You tell me if we've traded up.

May 04, 2016

RT @CoryBooker: It's time to end juvenile solitary confinement once and for all: cor.bo/1WvN3eR pic.twitter.com/aQfk038Wx3

May 04, 2016

Which could have made all the difference to his chances! twitter.com/susanpage/stat…

May 04, 2016

RT @matthewjdowd: Amazing that Trump cleared the field and is GOP nominee faster than Hillary was able to lock the Dem nomination. Amazing.

May 03, 2016

RT @igorbobic: HUFFPOST HILL - Nation Braces Itself For Terrible, 'Hoosier Daddy?' Headlines

May 03, 2016

RT @RussOnPolitics: Lake County (home of the heavily Democratic city of Gary) doesn't finish voting until 7 PM Eastern. Could make a difference in close race.


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