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‘Put the harps back in the closet,’ says George H.W. Bush aide

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The national media has been keeping a close eye on the former President George H. W. Bush as he has spent over a month in a Houston hospital. [Read More]

Vice presidents: The good, the bad and the powerful

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In honor of the vice presidential debate tonight between Joe Biden and Paul Ryan, Texas on the Potomac brings you the best, worst and most influential vice presidents as well as the VPs that did more harm than good. [Read More]

Five most memorable moments from vice presidential debates

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The eight vice presidential debates held over the past 36 years have had minimal impact on the final election results. Arguably, only one — Republican Dick Cheney’s strong performance against Democrat Joe Lieberman in 2000 — significantly shifted the polls. But this year’s encounter between Vice President Joe Biden and GOP congressman Paul Ryan at [...] [Read More]