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  • Henry Kissinger praises Hillary Clinton's time as secretary of state

    "I've known her for many years now, and I respect her intellect," said Kissinger, who served as secretary of state from 1973 to 1977.

  • Is Barbara Boxer retiring in 2016?

    The 14th longest-serving senator, Boxer has not officially made up her mind about seeking a fifth term two years from now, but several signs point toward retirement, according to the San Francisco Chronicle.

  • Rick Perry preps on policy ahead of 2016

    The Republican governor has met with business leaders and policy experts over the past year including a former ambassador, the chairman of JPMorgan Chase, according to a review of his official calendar.

  • Jim Webb floated as long shot presidential candidate

    A Vietnam veteran, former Navy secretary and Virginia senator from 2007 to 2013, Webb said in May that he wouldn't rule out a run for the White House.

  • Reagan biographer Craig Shirley's newest could give GOP a roadmap to the White House

    Noted Ronald Reagan biographer Craig Shirley has a tentative deal with Random House to publish his fourth book on the Gipper, detailing his "wilderness" years from 1976 to 1980.

  • Paul Ryan to 'lean in' on 2016 White House bid

    Rep. Paul Ryan plans to "lean in" on deciding about a 2016 bid early next year. On his book tour to promote The Way Forward, flocks of supporters urge him to run.

  • Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio differ on combatting ISIS

    Leading Republicans who could find them facing off for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination in just a few months have staked out different positions on combatting the Islamic State.

  • Rubio: 'We have to deal with immigration'

    The bill included a pathway to citizenship for the millions of illegal immigrants currently residing in the U.S., and Rubio took heat from the conservative base for supporting that and other policies found in the "gang of eight" bill.

  • Marco Rubio more likely to run for president if Democrats hold the Senate

    A Senate controlled by Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., Rubio said, would not be a hospitable place for him to push the sort of conservative government reforms he favors.

  • Romney: 'My time has come and gone'

    "I've spoken on this time and time again. I'm not running; I'm not planning on running, and I'm going to be helping the person who takes the banner for us."

  • Romney: Hillary Clinton and President Obama 'two peas in the same pod'

    Romney said Clinton deserves equal criticism for Obama's foreign policy, while questioning whether she has the executive experience necessary to run the U.S. government, which he described as "the largest enterprise in the world."

  • 5 takeaways from Chris Christie's Mexico trip

    MEXICO CITY (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's trade mission to Mexico was promoted as a chance to foster business ties between that country and his state. The just-concluded trip also gave the potential 2016 GOP presidential contender an opportunity to bolster his foreign policy...

  • Rand Paul's favorite new thing: criticizing Hillary Clinton

    Sen. Rand Paul has in recent months developed a love for taking potshots at former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, which may have something to do with the fact that the two are likely considering running for president in 2016.

  • Clinton: 2016 decision likely by early next year

    MEXICO CITY (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton said Friday she will likely make a decision on whether to run for president around the beginning of 2015. The former U.S. secretary of state, senator and first lady said her background gives her a "unique vantage point" to bring to the White House...

  • O'Malley to appear with candidates in 3 states

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley is scheduled to visit three states this weekend, including Iowa, as he hosts fundraisers for Democratic candidates. O'Malley, who is considering running for president in 2016, is scheduled to be in Illinois on Saturday for a public event with...

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  • Another Fight Obama Shirks

    When it comes to military actions, President Obama likes to declare the end of wars, regardless of whether America’s opponents agree that is the case. When it comes to economic wars, he has no...

  • Second Time’s a Charm?

    Voters in Connecticut’s gubernatorial election this November will face a familiar choice as Republican Tom Foley squares off against Democrat Dan Malloy. Four years ago, in a nail biter for what...