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Former Virginia Gov. Jim Gilmore speaks to guests at the Iowa Freedom Summit on Jan. 24, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty)
Rachel Maddow

GOP presidential field reaches 17 people

Just when it seemed the Republicans' 2016 presidential field couldn't possibly get any bigger, former Virginia Gov. Jim Gilmore (R) entered the race.

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