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Daily Archives: March 27, 2012

Rick Santorum's stop in Ridgeway, South Carolina.

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Rick Santorum's stop in Ridgeway, South Carolina.

South Carolina Republicans Push to Keep “First in the South” Primary

That Republicans haven’t even picked their 2012 presidential nominee hasn’t stopped South Carolina Republicans from preparing for 2016, when they want to again hold the first nomination contest in the Republican-friendly South. South Carolina Republican legislators, including state House Speaker...

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Rick Santorum supporters on  March 25, 2012 in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin.

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Rick Santorum supporters on March 25, 2012 in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin.

A Closer Look: Romney Super-PAC Ad “Care”

Mitt Romney’s allies are attacking Rick Santorum’s positions on labor policy in a new television ad before the April 3 primary in Wisconsin, where Republican Governor Scott Walker and unions clashed over curbs to collective bargaining. The ad from the...

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Newt Gingrich with supporters before a town-hall meeting in Simi Valley.

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Newt Gingrich with supporters before a town-hall meeting in Simi Valley.

Newt’s $50 Photo and Other Presidential Gear

Now that Newt Gingrich is charging supporters $50 to snap a photo with him, Bloomberg checked out what other presidential memorabilia you can get for your money. Each campaign has a web store open for business. Mitt Romney is selling...

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