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The president's reform package is likely to drive federal healthcare spending up, adding as much as a half a trillion dollars to the deficit.
WASHINGTON (AP) — TITLE: "Too Much"
NEWARK, Del. (AP) — Newt Gingrich said Wednesday that it's still possible for him to win the GOP presidential nomination.
MENDENHALL, Pa. (AP) — The 2012 presidential general election has begun. It won't be pretty.
Romney needs to ditch his wealthy Brahmin image and connect with everyday people.
At an appearance in Florida, the president calls out the top 1 percent.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the Republican Governors Association says Rick Santorum's withdrawal from the presidential sweepstakes should signal party conservatives to unify behind Mitt Romney.
WASHINGTON (AP) — From obscure former senator driving a pickup truck across Iowa, Rick Santorum made a surprising — he calls it miraculous — leap to become the most formidable threat to Mitt Romney's march to the Republican nomination. His shoestring campaign, which ended Tuesday, was a constant reminder of Romney's trouble connecting with the party's conservative core.
DANE, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin's divisive governor officially hit the campaign trail for the first time Tuesday, kicking off a statewide tour by speaking at a farm in front of a tractor, as Democrats filed signatures needed to take him on in a recall election.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential contenders Newt Gingrich and Ron Paul are vowing to stay in the race even though Rick Santorum is not.