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06/29/2013 10:01 pm ET Updated Aug 29, 2013

Republicans Paint Clinton as Old News for 2016 Presidential Election

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Stuart Stevens, the top strategist for Mitt Romney's presidential campaign, declared to an audience of reporters at a breakfast last month that electing Hillary Rodham Clinton would be like going back in time. "She's been around since the '70s," he said.

At a conservative conference earlier in the year, Senator Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, the Republican leader, ridiculed the 2016 Democratic field as "a rerun of 'The Golden Girls,' " referring to Mrs. Clinton and Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr., who is 70.

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