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Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) speaks on Friday during the Republican Party of Iowa's Reagan Dinner in Des Moines. Scott Morgan/AP hide caption

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Pondering A Presidential Run? Cruz Dines In Iowa

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Is It Ever Too Early To Launch A 2016 Presidential Bid?

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GOP Lacks A Clear Favorite For Iowa Senate Race

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Boehner Signals He'll Cave To Stave Off Debt Default

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Support Unclear For GOP's Plan To End Shutdown

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House GOP To Propose Plan To Reopen Government

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Hope For Solution As Obama, Boehner Agree To Keep Talking

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Boehner's New Pitch To Republicans And Obama: Push Back Debt Deadline

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Boehner Proposes 6-Week Increase In Debt Limit

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Sweetgreen co-founders Nathaniel Ru (from left), Jonathan Neman and Nicolas Jammet at the opening of a Virginia location last year. Courtesy of Sweetgreen hide caption

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House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., holds a news conference Oct. 3 with the GOP Doctors Caucus — members of the House who are medical professionals by training — to talk about how the government shutdown is affecting medical research. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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