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Mark Penn at Saint Anselm College in this Jan. 5, 2008 file photo in Manchester, New Hampshire.

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Mark Penn at Saint Anselm College in this Jan. 5, 2008 file photo in Manchester, New Hampshire.

Obama’s ‘Hey’ a Model for Microsoft’s (Clinton’s) Mark Penn

“Hey,” read the subject line on the e-mails from Team Obama. Casual lingo for a fundraising appeal? No, test-crafted research for communications guaranteed to engage a follower.  “Most of the $690 million Obama raised online (for his 2012 re-election campaign) “came...

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Terry McAuliffe, the Democratic candidate for governor in Virginia, attends the Syracuse-Louisville NCAA college basketball game on March 2, 2013.

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Terry McAuliffe, the Democratic candidate for governor in Virginia, attends the Syracuse-Louisville NCAA college basketball game on March 2, 2013.

Virginia: McAuliffe Tops Cuccinelli in Money

Virginia Democrat Terry McAuliffe outraised Republican Ken Cuccinelli in the past two months, according to campaign finance reports filed yesterday that underscored the national importance of the Nov. 5 election for governor. McAuliffe, a former Democratic National Committee chairman, raised...

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Hillary Clinton, a Democratic senator from New York, during day two of the 2008 Democratic National Convention in Denver.

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Hillary Clinton, a Democratic senator from New York, during day two of the 2008 Democratic National Convention in Denver.

2008 Shadows Hillary Clinton, Even as 2016 Beckons

She put in eight years as first lady, another eight as a U.S. senator from New York, and now she’s wrapping up a challenging stint as secretary of state. But a blemish on that impressive resume — her failed bid...

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Anna Wintour at the Giorgio Armani Autumn/Winter 2012/2013 fashion in Milan.

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Anna Wintour at the Giorgio Armani Autumn/Winter 2012/2013 fashion in Milan.

Vogue Editor Helps Clinton’s Debt, Obama’s Bid for Re-Election

Thank you note to Anna Wintour, and others: Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, who lost the 2008 Democratic presidential nomination to Barack Obama, is down to her last $100,000 in campaign debt, new Federal Election Commission reports show. The debt...

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