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Clinton Already Uniting Prospective GOP Presidential Field

Hillary Rodham Clinton made no mention of her potential Republican rivals when kicking off her second campaign for president. They didn’t share her restraint.

04/13/2015

U.S. Sen. Rand Paul speaks about medical marijuana during a news conference on Capitol Hill on March 10, 2015 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Kentucky’s Rand Paul: ‘I Am Running For President’

Sen. Rand Paul entered the campaign for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination with a declaration that he’s running to “return our country to the principles of liberty and limited government.”

04/07/2015

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In Unusual Twist, Presidential Race Is Revving Up In Texas

Texas isn’t an early presidential voting state, but its 2016 Republican White House primary already feels well underway.

02/23/2015

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) speaks about immigration during a rally. (credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Rand Paul: Ted Cruz Would Be ‘Friendly’ White House Rival

U.S. Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky says he and Texas counterpart Ted Cruz will be “friendly competitors” should both run for president in 2016.

06/06/2014

U.S. Senator Ted Cruz speaks during the final day of the 2014 Republican Leadership Conference on May 31, 2014 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Gay Marriage Debated At State GOP Convention

Several hot-button issues, including gay marriage, are being discussed at the state’s GOP convention in Fort Worth. Friday will see a lineup of several high-profile speakers.

06/06/2014

Gov. Rick Perry speaks to the National Right to Life convention at the Hyatt Regency DFW International Airport Hotel June 27, 2013 in Grapevine. (credit: Stewart F. House/Getty Images)

Gov. Perry To Headline Kentucky GOP Event

Texas Gov. Rick Perry will visit the home turf of a potential presidential rival to headline a fundraiser that’s part of a strong push by Kentucky Republicans to flip control of the state House in their favor in 2014.

12/30/2013

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GOP Ponders Long List Of Names, Policies For 2016

Republicans’ search for a way back to presidential success is drawing a striking array of personalities and policy options, creating a wide-open self-reassessment of the party.

03/27/2013

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Cruz Appears With Tea Party’s Firepower

Republican U.S. Senate candidate Ted Cruz spoke Friday morning in Dallas, flanked by local tea party leaders and three U.S. senators known for their tea party support.

07/27/2012

Republican presidential candidate, U.S. Rep. Ron Paul, speaks to supporters at his primary night campaign rally on January 10, 2012 in Manchester, New Hampshire. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Ron & Rand Paul Hold Joint Tea Party Rally

Ron Paul told thousands of supporters in his home state Sunday that they “have infiltrated the Republican Party” in the name of liberty.

05/06/2012