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Sep 28, 2011

  • Republican Primary Calendar Takes Shape

    By Jeff Zeleny, New York Times

    The unrelenting clamor about the possibility of new candidates joining the Republican presidential race may be overlooking one important number: 100.

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Sep 27, 2011

  • On the Trail: August 19-21

    As the Republican candidates and President Obama hit the road, Washington Week tracks moments from the campaign trail.

    August 19-21:

     

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  • On the Trail: August 25

    As the Republican candidates and President Obama hit the road, Washington Week tracks moments from the campaign trail.

    August 25

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  • On the Trail: September 13-14

    As the Republican candidates and President Obama hit the road, Washington Week tracks moments from the campaign trail.

    September 13 - 14

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  • President Obama and Gov. Perry on Israel and the Arab Spring

    President Obama spoke at the United Nations today, defending US policy towards Israel and criticizing the governments in Iran and Syria. Yesterday, Texas governor and GOP presidential candidate Rick Perry attacked the President's stance on Israel and the Arab Spring.