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Secretary of State Susan Bysiewicz announced Wednesday the order in which 16 presidential candidates will appear on the primary ballot Feb. 5. Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani tops the ballot for the GOP and Illinois Senator Barack Obama tops the ballot for the Democratic candidates.

The Republican candidates are as follows: Rudolph Giuliani, Fred Thompson, Mitt Romney, John McCain, Duncan Hunter, Ron Paul, Mike Huckabee, and Alan Keyes.

The Democratic candidates are as follows: Barack Obama, Dennis Kucinich, Mike Gravel, Bill Richardson, John Edwards, Chris Dodd, Joe Biden, and last but not least, Hillary Clinton.