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McCain sweeps to nomination

Huckabee bows out of GOP race

John McCain and his wife, Cindy, were greeted with loud applause last night at his campaign rally in Dallas. 'I understand the responsibilities I incur with this nomination,' he said. John McCain and his wife, Cindy, were greeted with loud applause last night at his campaign rally in Dallas. "I understand the responsibilities I incur with this nomination," he said. (Brian Snyder/reuters)
By Sasha Issenberg
Globe Staff / March 5, 2008

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DALLAS - John McCain formally clinched the Republican nomination after dominant wins in four states yesterday, vanquishing his only serious remaining opponent and taking command of the party's national campaign machine. (Full article: 758 words)

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