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Republican presidential candidate Chris Christie, during a meet and greet this month in Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
Republican presidential candidate Chris Christie, during a meet and greet this month in Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
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One of the rules that helps many families get through this holiday is... don't talk about politics. But because this is the day before, we're going to begin with politics so that we can get it our of our system.

Eight weeks and a couple of days away from the Iowa Caucuses and a little more more than nine weeks away from the New Hampshire Primary, it's time for an update on the GOP race.

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Ken Rubin, former NPR political editor and host of Ken Rudin's Political Junkie. He tweets @kenrudinjunkie.

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This segment aired on November 25, 2015.

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