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Martin O'Malley warms up in Iowa for possible Democratic run in 2016
Martin O'Malley warms up in Iowa for possible Democratic run in 2016

The visit had all the trappings of a full-fledged presidential campaign: a speech at the state Democratic convention, a pep talk to door-knocking volunteers, breakfast with labor leaders, appearances alongside the party's candidate for governor. The only thing absent was a formal announcement by Martin O'Malley that he was, in fact, seeking the White House in 2016. But unlike a certain other much-chronicled, vastly better-known prospect, Maryland's two-term governor makes it no secret that, if not officially running for president, he is at least actively striding in that direction. Fellow Democrat Hillary Rodham Clinton says she hasn't decided whether to run, and neither, O'Malley...

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