2016 Election  (Page 1)

Confirmed: Thing atop Trump’s head is his real hair

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 27, 2015 at 9:15pm 8/27/2015 at 9:15pm
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“Ricardo Sanchez known as “El Mandril” on his Spanish drive-time radio show in Los Angeles has taken to calling Donald J. Trump, “el hombre del peluquin.” In other words, “The Man of the Toupee,” read Trump to an audience in South Carolina. “This is on the front page of the New...

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Polling Update: Wordplay Spells Trouble for Hillary

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 27, 2015 at 3:10pm 8/27/2015 at 3:10pm
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Quinnipiac University released a new poll today showing a slight shift in the way Democrats perceive their potential field of candidates. The numbers also indicate that those surveyed on the Republican end still crave candidates who by their nature are separated from “business as usual” in Washington.

More from Quinnipiac:

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Video: Is Team Hillary violating Iowa election laws?

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 26, 2015 at 1:41pm 8/26/2015 at 1:41pm
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James O’Keefe’s Project Veritas has released the first in what they say is a series of videos exposing lawlessness within Hillary Clinton’s campaign.

O’Keefe has targeted leftist groups in the past over voter registration practices—and now, he has taken that fight directly to Clinton’s grassroots operation. He claims that his undercover...

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Who Benefits If Joe Biden Runs?

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 26, 2015 at 8:30am 8/26/2015 at 8:30am
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Speculation abounds as to whether or not Joe Biden will run for President. Amy wrote earlier about a possible endorsement from the President, and now there is word that Barack Obama has given Biden

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Trump versus Fox News fight: Who is more powerful?

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at 7:40pm 8/25/2015 at 7:40pm
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Today, Donald Trump renewed his public feud with Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly over comments made during the first GOP primary debate:

Trump repeated a claim on Twitter Monday night that Kelly is a ‘bimbo,’ and Fox chief Roger Ailes demanded an apology on Tuesday after the billionaire leveled a new series...

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Marco Rubio now on Hillary’s radar

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 12, 2015 at 10:00am 8/12/2015 at 10:00am
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Marco Rubio recently spoke about his views on abortion, and in particular, in cases where the pregnancy resulted as a result of rape or incest:

Marco Rubio has defended his record as an opponent of abortion, against criticism arising from his statement during the first Republican presidential debate on Thursday that he...

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Welcome to the Facebook Election

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 8, 2015 at 8:00pm 8/8/2015 at 8:00pm
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The digital space has become an increasingly important—and diverse, and lucrative, and powerful—medium for candidates to market themselves to voters. This election cycle, we’ve seen campaigns go to new lengths to make sure that their figurehead stays relevant and connected to voters who use the internet to get their daily dose...

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When will Dems unleash full “Palin treatment” on Carly Fiorina?

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 8, 2015 at 3:00pm 8/8/2015 at 3:00pm
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A good way to predict the future is to look at the past.

Using this approach, I have some predictions about what is likely to happen next in the campaign of my current favorite presidential aspirant: Carly Fiorina. To do so, I will look at what happened to Sarah Palin in the...

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Why is Fiorina still so low in the polls?

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 7:30pm 7/30/2015 at 7:30pm
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As a huge fan of the very articulate and forceful Carly Fiorina, I’ve been wondering why she continues to score very low in the polls for the Republican nomination. Here’s my attempt at an answer.

I believe Carly Fiorina scores low not only because she lacks name recognition, but because she has...

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US Chamber changes tactics, takes aim at incumbents

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 24, 2015 at 7:08pm 7/24/2015 at 7:08pm
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The U.S. Chamber of Commerce spent $70 million dollars during the 2014 election cycle to protect the Republican majority in the House, and build a majority in the Senate. Their push worked—as far as getting Republican senators elected was concerned—but the group still hasn’t seen a payoff when it comes to...

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Hey, Carly Fiorina? You don’t have to do this.

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 16, 2015 at 6:49pm 7/16/2015 at 6:49pm
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Carly Fiorina has joined the Buzzfeed Video cast of players in a new promo spot Buzzfeed is flogging as an effort “to show the men of BuzzFeed what it’s like to be a woman in the workplace.”

I’m sure you know what’s coming.

Watch:

I sat at my desk for a good ten minutes...

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Hillary favorability: Drip, drip, drip …

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 16, 2015 at 10:47am 7/16/2015 at 10:47am
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Long ago and far away I predicted that the effect on Hillary’s presidential campaign of the multiple scandals would be cumulative.

Since a large portion of the electorate, the younger generation, didn’t know the real Hillary of the 1990s, Hillary’s vulnerability was that the manufactured “nice grandma” and glass-ceiling breaker image of...

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Elections are expensive! New FEC data drops by midnight

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 15, 2015 at 2:45pm 7/15/2015 at 2:45pm
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Yard signs. 4x8s. Pens. T-shirts. Bumper stickers. Magnets. Hats. Staff. Transportation. Food. Lodging. Web development. Graphic design. Ad buys. Social media outreach. Video production. Event planning.

On and on it goes—political campaigns are expensive. Even on a statewide or local level, it takes an enormous amount of time, energy, and...

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Anatomy of a Smear: Jeb Bush and “Working Longer Hours”

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 9, 2015 at 4:40pm 7/9/2015 at 4:40pm
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Republicans and Democrats have given Jeb Bush a taste of his own foot over comments the presidential candidate made during a live-streamed interview with a local New Hampshire news outlet.

Reporters with The Union Leader were quizzing Bush about his plans to grow the economy and reform the nation’s tax structure...

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Can Americans “Unfriend” Electoral Politics?

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 8, 2015 at 11:30am 7/8/2015 at 11:30am
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I remember my first unfriending-by-way-of-politics.

I was 25; I’d made it all the way to my second year of law school without alienating a single person in the digital space—give me a medal. I had posted something negative about nuclear proliferation in Iran, drawing the ire of one of my best...

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Nikki Haley on Short List for Veep?

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 5, 2015 at 6:00pm 7/5/2015 at 6:00pm
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South Carolina governor Nikki Haley’s political capital is rising. Her leadership in the wake of the shooting in Charleston has some wondering if she’s now a contender for vice president on the GOP’s 2016 ticket.

Joseph Weber of FOX News:

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Anti-Israel activist Max Blumenthal now a Hillary 2016 problem

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 1, 2015 at 4:30pm 7/1/2015 at 4:30pm
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It’s not like we didn’t see this coming.

On May 19, 2015, I wrote that Hillary has a Blumenthal Problem – Two of Them:

I knew that Hillary was going to have a Blumenthal problem for her 2016 campaign.

But I expected that the problem would be Max Blumenthal, son of close Clinton advisor...

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