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Napolitano: Secret Service Scandal Was Isolated Event

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Senate Democrats Blast Arizona Immigration Law

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Florida Senator Promotes New Dream Act

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Angela Caragan's A Cupcake Co. offers gourmet cupcakes for special events. Like more than 20 million other small-business owners in the U.S., she has no employees. Courtesy of Angela Caragan hide caption

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Tourists walk near shops in the Maine seaside village of Northeast Harbor. Dina Rudick/Boston Globe via Getty Images hide caption

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Small Businesses Get Big Political Hype. What's The Reality?

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Hedge fund manager Paul Singer of Elliott Management has donated $1 million to Mitt Romney's superPAC. Lucas Jackson/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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SuperDonor Backs Romney — And Gay Marriage

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Congressional Panels Probe Lavish GSA Spending

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Republican Senate candidate Richard Mourdock (right) speaks with potential voters on March 31 in Evansville, Ind. Tamara Keith /NPR hide caption

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Romney sits in a 1962 Rambler American, a 60th-birthday present from his son, on March 12, 2007, at his home in Belmont, Mass. Romney's father, George Romney, was president of American Motors Corp., which built the car. AP/Courtesy of Tagg Romney hide caption

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Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney campaigns in Muskego, Wis., on Saturday. Steven Senne/AP hide caption

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Romney's Support For Ryan Budget Has Democrats Crying Foul

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Insider-Trading Ban Passes Congress, But Some See Missed Opportunity

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House GOP Release 'Path To Prosperity' Budget

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