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ISIS Recruits Through Social Networking, GOP Contenders Race to 2016 and Hillary Clinton Focuses on Fundraising

May 8, 2015
ISIS uses social media to recruit; Texas attackers claim ISIS ties; Republican candidates and potential candidates further their campaigns; Hillary Clinton embraces a Super PAC.
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Immigration Puzzle Confounds Republican 2016 Field

May 8, 2015
Janet Hook | The Wall Street Journal
Republicans are girding for a 2016 campaign debate with Democrats on immigration, but their presidential candidates are still unsure of the best way to handle an issue that could make or break their party’s ability to win back the White House.
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Clinton invites donors to New York, but only if they've hit their goals

May 8, 2015
Jeff Zeleny | CNN
Hillary Clinton is inviting her most loyal fundraisers to New York next week for the campaign's first Finance Leadership Summit, but there's a catch: The welcome mat is extended only to donors who have already met their goal of finding 10 people to write $2,700 checks.
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Can Dr. Ben Carson succeed in politics?

May 8, 2015
John Harwood | CNBC
CNBC's John Harwood talks with Republican presidential candidate and retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson about his political aspirations, belief in self-reliance and the current economic and racial tensions facing the country.
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Hillary and the Burden of Clintonism

May 7, 2015
Molly Ball | The Atlantic
Last week, in the first policy speech of her presidential campaign, Hillary Clinton staked out a position on criminal-justice reform that was a direct repudiation of Bill Clinton's tough-on-crime policies.
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Inside Jeb Bush’s long game: A bet on peaking late

May 7, 2015
Matea Gold, Robert Costa | The Washington Post
At a luxury Miami hotel last month, one of Jeb Bush’s chief strategists stood before hundreds of top GOP fundraisers to deliver an unsubtle message: The former Florida governor will not be one of the "presidents of August."
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Pick One

May 6, 2015
John Dickerson | Slate
Some conservatives are trying to unify the GOP around a single candidate—if only they could agree on the same one.
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