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2016 watch: Not your daddy's GOP

CNN Politics - Fri, 02/07/2014 - 7:57pm
Take a look at the more diverse slate of potential 2016 Republican presidential contenders and one thing becomes quite clear: this is not your daddy's GOP -- at the top anyway.
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Why do Republicans oppose unemployment benefits?

CNN Politics - Fri, 02/07/2014 - 10:59am
The extension of unemployment benefits is popular with 60% of Americans supporting it according to national polls, but Republicans have once again blocked an extension. Why on earth would they defy the public?
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Goodbye, Leno

CNN Top Stories - Fri, 02/07/2014 - 5:26am
The comedian ends a 22-year run on "The Tonight Show."
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2016 GOP race wide open

CNN Politics - Tue, 02/04/2014 - 11:06am
David Frum says Chris Christie's troubles could give tea party activists a chance to pick the GOP nominee
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George Bush

CNN Top Stories - Sun, 02/02/2014 - 11:36am
A New York man armed with a rifle, boxes of ammunition and a machete was arrested Friday after allegedly threatening to kill former President George W. Bush, according to a federal court complaint.
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When a city's gun laws get shot down

CNN Politics - Wed, 01/29/2014 - 3:38pm
LZ Granderson says the Chicago mayor and other gun law advocates hit a wall when they try to ban guns: People still get killed and bans are overruled.
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A change is gonna come

CNN Politics - Tue, 01/21/2014 - 2:48pm
Donna Brazile says right wing pundits like to argue that Lyndon Johnson's War on Poverty began the expansion of welfare as we used to know it. Untrue, she says, he was addressing the desperate poverty had seen firsthand as a young teacher.
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