Rubio seems poised for 2016 run

Senator Marco Rubio spoke to political donors in California.

Senator Marco Rubio of Florida is sending clear signs that he plans to seek the Republican nomination for president in 2016.

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Dropkick Murphys tell Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker to ship out

“Please stop using our music in any way . . . we literally hate you !!! Love, Dropkick Murphys,” the band tweeted.

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House GOP moves toward possible lawsuit on immigration

House Speaker John Boehner announced the plans in a private meeting with lawmakers Tuesday, according to a person who attended.

Democrats put brakes on Iran sanctions bill

Senator Bob Menendez, a New Jersey Democrat and a leading proponent of the legislation, said he remains skeptical a deal will materialize.

Romney built expensive homes after 2012 loss

Now that Mitt Romney is considering a third presidential bid, the monuments of his wealth could become a political inconvenience.

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