John Dimsdale
Washington, D.C. Bureau Chief, Marketplace
Republican presidential candidates former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney and former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich participate in a debate in Mesa, Ariz. Super Tuesday is coming up, and the field of candidates remains undiminished, thanks to this year's unlimited super PAC donations.
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Governors attending the National Governors Association 2012 Winter Meeting listen to Jim Clifton, chairman and CEO of Gallup, discuss the importance of state economies. Amid gloomy reports of government budget deficits, there was some good news at this meeting in Washington.
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