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Romney faces complicated path as he begins run for Senate seat

February 21, 2018
Dan Balz | The Washington Post
A presidential tweet and a polite thank you in reply underscored the complicated path for Mitt Romney as he begins his quest for a Senate seat in Utah. Entering the competition was the first and perhaps easiest step in his return to public life. Deciding what to do if he wins presents more difficult choices.
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Tom Ridge is lucky to be alive: ‘I’m told I flatlined three times’

February 20, 2018
Dan Balz | The Washington Post
Tom Ridge, the former homeland security secretary and Pennsylvania governor, has been dealing firsthand with first responders for decades, but never quite like on the morning of Nov. 16.

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February 16, 2018
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Romney makes it official: He’s running for Senate in Utah

February 16, 2018
Robert Costa | The Washington Post
Mitt Romney on Friday announced his long-expected Senate bid in his adopted state of Utah with a low-key rollout intended to duck roiling Republican divisions and avoid signaling that he will play the role of foil to President Trump.
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White House tries to sell $4.4 trillion budget proposal that would add to deficit

February 13, 2018
Nancy Cordes | CBS News
Lawmakers on Capitol Hill will focus on two issues with long-term consequences: immigration reform and new budget framework for next year.
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Immigration debate launches in the Senate — and a GOP plan picks up support

February 13, 2018
Ed O'Keefe | The Washington Post
The Senate’s top Republican endorsed a plan Monday that would revamp immigration policy the way President Trump wants to, as senators began debating whether to grant permanent legal status to some young undocumented immigrants and bolster the nation’s southern border security.
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