2016 Republican Primary  (Page 10)

Saturday Primary and Caucus Results (Updates: Cruz wins KS, ME // Trump wins LA, KY)

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 5, 2016 at 4:30pm 3/5/2016 at 4:30pm
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END OF NIGHT UPDATE — Here’s were things stand delegate wise:

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There are a mix of caucuses and one primary today. The ones we’re keeping an eye on are the Republican caucuses in...

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Rubio at CPAC: “Ronald Reagan looked and acted nothing like Donald Trump”

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 5, 2016 at 2:30pm 3/5/2016 at 2:30pm

Marco Rubio spoke at CPAC this morning.

Based on the video, it looked like a full house and enthusiastic crowd. The Washington Times reports:

Sen. Marco Rubio of Fl...

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MAKE PSYCHOTHERAPY GREAT AGAIN!

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 5, 2016 at 7:00am 3/5/2016 at 7:00am

As mentioned the other day with regard to a surge in “Move to Canada” Google Searches, there will be a collective freak out in certain places if Trump wins.

The freak out has already started. The Washington Post reports Psychologists and massage therapists are reporting ‘Trump anxiety’ among clients

If there is an...

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Ted Cruz’s CPAC Speech

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 4, 2016 at 8:30pm 3/4/2016 at 8:30pm
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Ted Cruz is an excellent public speaker, and today’s CPAC speech was yet more evidence of this (and look, Obama, no teleprompter!).

The crowd is clearly enthusiastic about Cruz, the raucous cheers almost drown out his introduction.  Of course he takes jabs at Trump for cancelling his scheduled CPAC appearance, saying that...

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Priceless: Lefty Rants Against #NeverHillary Voters

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 4, 2016 at 5:30pm 3/4/2016 at 5:30pm
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In the wake of Super Tuesday, the new hero to many Democrats is the lone voter in Massachusetts who swung a district into the Bernie Sanders column.

I have seen this graphic heralded almost continuously over the past days in my social media feed:

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How About a Cruz-Rubio “Unity Ticket”?

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 4, 2016 at 4:13pm 3/4/2016 at 4:13pm
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While Marco Rubio won his first state (Minnesota) and surged late in Virginia and Ted Cruz won his home state of Texas, Oklahoma, and Alaska for a total of four state wins, Donald Trump did very well in the Super Tuesday primaries.  So well, in fact, that conservatives are beginning to...

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Trump drops out of CPAC appearance

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 4, 2016 at 12:22pm 3/4/2016 at 12:22pm

One has to wonder if the increasing conservative attacks are the reason why Donald Trump dropped out of his CPAC appearance at the last minute.

At least the Twitter chatter I’ve seen the past day from people at the conference was pretty hostile. And let’s face it, Ted Cruz took him to the...

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LIVE REACTIONS – GOP Debate

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 3, 2016 at 8:45pm 3/3/2016 at 8:45pm

This should be fun.

As usual, we have live Twitter feeds below, and will post updates.

This is now basically “Stop Trump” time for the others. But can it be done?

Watch below and react in the comment section. If we can find a live video feed, we’ll add that.

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#FreeChrisChristie

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 3, 2016 at 4:00pm 3/3/2016 at 4:00pm

If you liked Trump treated Christie like a one-night stand:

You’ll love the Twitter hashtag #SaveChrisChristie, which resulted from Christie’s semi-catatonic state after introducing Donald Trump’s victory speech on Super Tuesday night.

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Mitt Romney rips Trump as “phony” and “fraud”

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 3, 2016 at 11:25am 3/3/2016 at 11:25am

Mitt Romney already has gone after Donald Trump, suggesting there might be a “bombshell” in the tax returns Trump now refuses to make public.

Romney is stepping it up a notch, giving a speech today starting at 11:30 a.m. Eastern, in which he lashes out at Donald Trump:

Mitt Romney will call Donald...

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Ben Carson drops out of next debate, sees “no path forward”

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 2, 2016 at 2:14pm 3/2/2016 at 2:14pm

Ben Carson is not officially suspending his campaign, but he’s doing almost that much, telling supporters he sees no “path forward” and dropping out of tomorrow’s debate.

Carson released the following statement: “I do not see a political path forward in light of last evening’s Super Tuesday primary results.”

I have decided not...

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LIVE RESULTS: Super Tuesday

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at 7:00pm 3/1/2016 at 7:00pm

Welcome to our Super Tuesday live blog. Be sure to refresh your browser for the latest updates. If you have questions, please post them in the comment section below, and I’ll do my best to answer them for you.

Twelve states are in play and approximately 600 delegates up for grabs....

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Trump Admits Times Report, Says Status Of Illegals Is “Negotiable”

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at 11:30am 3/1/2016 at 11:30am

For months now, Donald Trump has spouted the same line on immigration, promising to build a border wall and deport people here illegally.  Last night, he admitted he would not deport the 11 million people in the United States illegally.  It was posturing.

Trump appeared on Sean Hannity’s show on Fox News. ...

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Sen. Ben Sasse is no fan of Donald Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 29, 2016 at 8:30pm 2/29/2016 at 8:30pm

On the eve of Super Tuesday, Sen. Ben Sasse is imploring voters to chose anyone but Trump.

Sen. Sasse joined Chuck Todd to discuss Trump’s candidacy Monday:

“Fundamentally, this party needs to return to its principles of believing in equality under...

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Does NY Times have damaging recording of Trump on immigration?

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 29, 2016 at 7:00pm 2/29/2016 at 7:00pm

Donald Trump launched his campaign popularity with a hard line on immigration, not limited to The Wall.

It struck a chord with the electorate, as I noted in a guest column at National Review on July 13, 2015, Trump’s Lesson: Voters Are Furious about Illegal Immigration:

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Former Sen. Coburn Joins the Marco Rubio Endorsement Avalanche

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 29, 2016 at 11:30am 2/29/2016 at 11:30am

Oklahoma’s former Senator Coburn pledged his support to Marco Rubio.

Coburn didn’t have many positive things to say about fellow presidential contender, Donald Trump.

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Sen. Jeff Sessions endorses Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 28, 2016 at 8:54pm 2/28/2016 at 8:54pm
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Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions endorsed Donald Trump at a rally today.

The endorsement is viewed as a blow to Ted Cruz, who often cites Sessions to bolster Cruz’s immigration bona fides.

The Washington Post reports:

“Politicians have promised for 30 years to fix illegal immigration. Have they done it? Donald Trump will do it,”...

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