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  • Cain wishes America 'Merry Christmas'

    Herman Cain wished the United States merry Christmas via the worldwide Web Wednesday - sending out a video where he's sitting fireside with his wife, Gloria, and reading passages from the Bible.

  • Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney (left) and former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich take part in the Republican presidential debate on Saturday, Dec. 10, 2011, in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

    GOP's second-tier candidates target Romney, Gingrich

    Michele Bachmann channeled Herman Cain, Rick Santorum rattled off the geography of Iowa, and Rick Perry stressed his Christianity on Saturday night as the stragglers in the GOP presidential field sought to use the little time left to close the gap with front-runners in the first-in-the-nation caucus state.

  • Presidential race coverage raises conflict issues

    Political consultant Dick Morris recently disclosed on Fox News Channel that some of the Republican presidential candidates that he talks about on the air have paid for advertisements in a newsletter he sends out to subscribers.

  • LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Not Cain's time

    With his withdrawal from the GOP race, Herman Cain will soon fade into obscurity ("Cain's exit puts spotlight, target on Gingrich," Page 1, Monday). His few months of fame as a GOP candidate are over and the country is the better for it.

  • Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain announces he is suspending his campaign as his wife, Gloria (left), looks on, on Saturday, Dec. 3, 2011, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Tulis)

    Cain left with millions after withdrawing from presidential race

    When a bid for the presidency fails, the typical politician can roll over any leftover campaign donations to efforts to maintain a seat in Congress or place at the governor's mansion. But Herman Cain is not your typical politician, as the voters were often reminded; he's a businessman.

  • Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain announces he is suspending his campaign as his wife, Gloria (left), looks on, on Saturday, Dec. 3, 2011, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Tulis)

    MILLER: Cain's impact

    It was always a long shot to think a businessman could compete head on against career politicians for the highest office in the land. On Monday, Herman Cain told his staff and supporters he was proud of reaching fourth place in the race for the Republican presidential nomination. Though his operation is winding down, Mr. Cain's fresh voice retains its lasting impact on the presidential field.

  • Rep. Michele Bachmann

    Bachmann woos Cain's former backers

    With less than a month to go before the crucial Iowa caucuses, Republican presidential hopefuls hope to bolster their chances by picking up former supporters of Herman Cain, the former GOP front-runner who suspended his campaign Saturday.

  • The president will travel Tuesday to Osawatomie, Kan., where in August 1910, Theodore Roosevelt gave a famous speech 17 months after leaving the White House. (Associated Press)

    Inside the Beltway

    To Trump, or not to Trump: indeed, presidential hopeful Newt Gingrich huddles with billionaire Donald Trump in Manhattan for a time on Monday, a stop made by most of his rivals in months past. Mr. Trump himself has emerged as the newest Republican kingmaker, emerging as moderator for a newly minted debate hosted by Newsmax in Iowa at month's end that may or may not include the phrases "you're fired" or "I'm declaring my candidacy for president."

  • **FILE** RNC Chairman Reince Priebus (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

    GOP chairman unsure what role Cain may play

    The head of the Republican National Committee said Sunday that Herman Cain provided an important voice in the presidential race, but candidates "come and go" during every primary and the field inevitably narrows.

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