Homes of the Republican presidential candidates

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    No matter your political leanings, it's obvious top politicians are different from Main Street Americans. Most are extremely well-to-do, and their homes epitomize wealth and luxury. The presidential candidates' enormous, expensive houses are well beyond the economic means of many, if not most, of their supporters.

    With the Iowa caucus and New Hampshire primary out of the way, and the race for the Republican presidential nomination moving into high gear, it's time to take a look at the real estate the GOP hopefuls are willing to swap for their very own room in the White House.

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