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Christie to Calif. Republicans: No rush to pick 2016 nominee

Christie to Calif. Republicans: No rush to pick 2016 nominee

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie told California Republicans on Saturday that the party should not rush to choose a 2016 presidential nominee because of pressure from pollsters, pundits and GOP donors.

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Kansas Tax Cuts Endanger Republican Gov. Sam Brownback

Kansas Governor Sam Brownback's steep tax cuts have failed to stimulate economic growth in Kansas, making him vulnerable to a Democratic challenger.

Times Minute | Sochi's Closing Ceremony

Also on the Minute, Ukraine's parliament takes control and oysters make a comeback. By: Carrie Halperin

 
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