Karl Rove to address GOP leadership conference in Twin Cities

Other speakers include Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad.
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Other speakers include Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad.

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