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Senator Mark Warner, a Democrat from Virginia, in Washington.

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Senator Mark Warner, a Democrat from Virginia, in Washington.

Warner: Budget Deal Better Than 50-50

Senator Mark Warner places the odds for a bipartisan debt-reduction deal at better than 50-50, and has outlined plans to roll out fresh ideas in the coming weeks on where to find the revenue to finance it. Warner, a first-term Democrat who has...

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Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn looks over a drought-damaged ear of corn on the farm of Jerry Kitowski on July 16, 2012 in Waltonville, Illinois.

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Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn looks over a drought-damaged ear of corn on the farm of Jerry Kitowski on July 16, 2012 in Waltonville, Illinois.

Quinn Defends 25%: Bloomberg Bkfst

Unlike his two immediate predecessors, Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn isn’t in prison. Still, staying out of legal trouble hasn’t helped the Democrat’s approval ratings. In a Public Policy Polling survey released late last month, Quinn’s job approval rating stood at...

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Sen. Marco Rubio at the Latino Coalition's annual economic summitt in Washington.

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Sen. Marco Rubio at the Latino Coalition's annual economic summitt in Washington.

Rubio vs Bush: Taxes vs Ticket

Marco Rubio is one articulate Republican senator. Fellow Floridian Jeb Bush said so at a Bloomberg View breakfast in New York this week. And Rubio articulated something at a Bloomberg News breakfast in Washington today  that his party’s leaders cannot...

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