It's All Politics, Aug. 25, 2011 On the heels of an East Coast quake, and with a hurricane on the horizon, welcome to "It's All Politics: The Disaster Edition." And Tim Pawlenty is out, Rick Perry is in. What does that mean for Bachmann and Romney? Plus: Democrats nominate an African-American for governor of Mississippi.
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It's All Politics, Aug. 25, 2011

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It's All Politics, Aug. 25, 2011

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It's All Politics, Aug. 25, 2011

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On the heels of an East Coast quake, and with a hurricane on the horizon, welcome to "It's All Politics: The Disaster Edition." And Tim Pawlenty is out, Rick Perry is in. What does that mean for Bachmann and Romney? Plus: Democrats nominate an African-American for governor of Mississippi.

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Republican presidential candidate, Texas Gov. Rick Perry recognizes a face in the crowd as he takes the stage to speak to members of the South Carolina GOP during a lunch in Columbia, S.C., on Aug. 19.
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