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DeMint stuns colleagues, announces retirement

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As the Republican Party picks up the pieces and searches for its next generation of leaders, one of the conservative movement’s most influential icons in the U.S. Senate, Sen. Jim DeMint, R-S.C., stunned colleagues by resigning to become a full-time political activist. The Daily Rundown’s Chuck Todd reports.