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Republican Presidential Field for 2008 Grows Again

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Republican Presidential Field for 2008 Grows Again

Republican Presidential Field for 2008 Grows Again

Republican Presidential Field for 2008 Grows Again

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More Republicans appear ready to enter the 2008 race for president, with Fred Thompson suggesting he might run and Sen. Chuck Hagel (R-NE) planning on announcing his intentions Monday.

Also, this week Democrats on Capitol Hill hope to pass a budget that will also set a deadline for pulling U.S. troops out of Iraq.