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Rep. Tammy Duckworth will be running for the U.S. Senate in IL

Tammy Duckworth, veteran and double amputee who beat Joe Walsh in 2012, decided to run two weeks ago to defeat incumbent Republican Mark Kirk for his U.S. 52 more words

JOSH KRAUSHAAR: Great White Hope - Why Some Dems Are Moving Right

National Journal: Republicans are debating whether their path to the presidency in 2016 runs through the blue-collar Rust Belt states, or the demographically changing new South and Sunbelt states. 191 more words

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Tammy Duckworth launches Illinois Senate bid

CHICAGO, Ill. — Rep. Tammy Duckworth made her expected challenge to Illinois Sen. Mark Kirk official with a video announcement on Monday.

“I’m running for the United States Senate in 2016 because it’s time for Washington to be held accountable and put Illinois’ families and communities first,” Duckworth says in the YouTube video. 428 more words

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Tammy Duckworth launches Illinois Senate bid

CHICAGO, Ill. — Rep. Tammy Duckworth made her expected challenge to Illinois Sen. Mark Kirk official with a video announcement on Monday.

“I’m running for the United States Senate in 2016 because it’s time for Washington to be held accountable and put Illinois’ families and communities first,” Duckworth says in the YouTube video. 428 more words

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Are Democrats Trying To Recreate The 'Year of the Women' in 2016?

While this week marked the official start of the 2016 US Presidential race with Ted Cruz’s announcement at Liberty University, we also received news of a couple of retirements – Harry Reid’s being the more interesting one – and a couple of new Democratic recruits. 419 more words

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Tammy Duckworth launches Illinois Senate bid

By Alexandra Jaffe

CHICAGO, Ill. (CNN) — Rep. Tammy Duckworth made her expected challenge to Illinois Sen. Mark Kirk official with a video announcement on Monday, March 30, 2015. 318 more words

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