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Buttons supporting U.S. Senator Rand Paul sit on display during a campaign stop in Atkins, Iowa, when he was still in the 2016 race. Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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An Ode To The Also-Rans In American Politics

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Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb, accompanied by his wife, Hong Le Webb, announces he will drop out of the Democratic race for president during a news conference at the National Press Club in Washington on Tuesday. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption

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Hillary Clinton participated in 25 primary debates during her 2008 campaign — experience that should serve her well on Tuesday night. But she still has to appear likable and at ease on stage this time. Matt Rourke/AP hide caption

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Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb, who is running for president, speaks at the Urbandale Democrats' Flag Day celebration on June 14 in Urbandale, Iowa. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

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"Who, me? Run?" Would-be presidential candidates are ditching "testing the waters" and "exploratory committees" to hold onto unlimited and undisclosed cash for longer. LA Johnson/NPR hide caption

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Money Rules: Candidates Go Around The Law, As Cash Records To Be Smashed

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