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23 May 2007 // 2:50 AM

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Laura Belin plans to take her children to a Memorial Day parade Monday. There, at the urging of Democratic presidential candidate

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21 May 2007 // 3:44 AM

MANCHESTER, N.H. - The morning was rainy and cold, and the kickoff site was awash in mud, but the weather wasn’t the biggest

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17 May 2007 // 2:44 AM

SAN JOSE, Calif. - In a sign of just how far politics on the Web has come, Google’s YouTube will co-sponsor the first of

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17 May 2007 // 2:43 AM

WASHINGTON - The poorer man among the top tier of presidential candidates is Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., who scraped by last year on an income

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8 May 2007 // 2:40 AM

Obama calls for tougher fuel-economy standards

DETROIT - In a frontal assault on the automobile industry, Sen. Barack Obama’s call Monday for tougher fuel-economy standards and new tax breaks for

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2 May 2007 // 3:35 AM

NEW YORK - Rudy Giuliani’s political rivals are digging through his mayoral archives in a search for political dirt - but they may have

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2 May 2007 // 3:33 AM

TACOMA, Wash. - Democratic presidential hopeful John Edwards, a textile worker’s son turned wealthy lawyer, pitched himself as an anti-war populist to Puget Sound,

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27 Apr 2007 // 3:58 AM

Democrats stress toughness against terrorism

ORANGEBURG, S.C. - The leading Democratic candidates for president, attempting to project strength on national security while condemning the war in Iraq, portrayed themselves

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25 Apr 2007 // 3:27 PM

John McCain (Chuck Kennedy/MCT) PORTSMOUTH, N.H. - With the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard at his back, Sen. John McCain, the former naval aviator and

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23 Apr 2007 // 3:02 AM

IOWA CITY, Iowa - Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama took his campaign to Iowa’s largest university campus Sunday to pitch tougher environmental policies and

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22 Apr 2007 // 4:34 AM

Call It the Youtube Presidential Campaign. Widespread Internet access is likely to fundamentally change the 2008 presidential race in fundraising, candidate interactions and, most importantly, the

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22 Apr 2007 // 4:20 AM

RALEIGH, N.C. - When Democratic presidential candidate John Edwards swept into Birmingham in January, he didn’t have any problem finding a raft of

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19 Apr 2007 // 2:28 AM

HAMPTON, N.H. - Here are a few things Hillary Clinton wants you to know about her: She grew up “in a middle-class family, in

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17 Apr 2007 // 3:24 AM

RALEIGH, N.C. - Democratic presidential candidate John Edwards began Monday with a visit to his first mill-village home in South Carolina, later held a

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17 Apr 2007 // 2:19 AM

WASHINGTON - GOP presidential candidate Tommy Thompson apologized to a Jewish audience Monday after saying that making money is “sort of part of the Jewish

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16 Apr 2007 // 3:00 AM

CHICAGO - Sen. Barack Obama tapped everyone from small Internet donors to Hollywood stars and industry titans to raise a towering $25 million in the first

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16 Apr 2007 // 1:37 AM

NEW YORK - Hillary Clinton’s cash pile is the biggest, but all the top Democratic contenders found something to brag about in their first

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11 Apr 2007 // 4:26 AM

CHICAGO - Democratic presidential hopeful Barack Obama raised at least $700,000 in his whirlwind swoop through Manhattan, giddy fundraisers said Tuesday. In one evening, after taping “

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10 Apr 2007 // 12:42 PM

WASHINGTON - There’s a story pinging around the Internet about how Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., paid a visit to Libya in 1984 and met with

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10 Apr 2007 // 2:39 AM

NEW YORK - Sen. Barack Obama, who swooped into town for a whirlwind fundraising tour of Manhattan’s toniest apartments, made it clear Monday that

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