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Virginia 2013 - The Plot Thickens

Virginia Lt. Gov. Bill Bolling on Tuesday decided against mounting an independent campaign for the governor's mansion this year. His decision essentially leaves the race to two of the commonwealth's most high-profile figures; Republican Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli and former Democratic National Committee Chairman Terry McAuliffe. We'll explore the dynamics of the race, which will continue to draw nationwide attention over the coming year.

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