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New Hampshire

New Hampshire Not About Who Will Win But By How Much

With just hours before New Hampshire voters show up at the polls to declare their presidential preference, the question on everyone’s mind isn’t so much who is going to win. It’s by how much they do win. Late polling by a slew of pollsters focused on the Granite State have Donald Trump winning the Republican primary and Bernie Sanders the Democratic. That much hasn’t changed…

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Hillary Clinton Officially Declared Winner of Iowa Caucus

Hours after the Iowa caucus sites had closed, the Democrats finally have a winner. Hillary Clinton, the embattled party frontrunner who has struggled to resonate with young voters and first-time voters, was able to eek out a victory on Monday night. With 100 percent of the precincts reporting, Clinton finished with 49.9 percent of the delegate count versus Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders 49.6 percent. Martin…

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BREAKING: Cruz wins Iowa, Trump and Rubio tussling for second

With nearly all of the reports in, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz has taken the win in Iowa’s caucus. With 99 percent of the precincts reporting, Cruz had 28 percent over 24 percent for Donald Trump. A record number of voters came out to caucus in the Hawkeyes State, which was supposed to help Trump but instead hurt him. Meanwhile, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio is in…

Iowa Caucus

Trump Maintains Slim Lead Moments Before Iowa

The old saying remains true: Turnout is key for Iowa. With just hours remaining before the Iowa Caucus polls continue to show a small lead for Donald Trump; one that is growing smaller. In the polls released a week before the first selection contest for the Republican presidential nomination, Trump enjoyed as much as an 11-point advantage over his nearest rival, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz….

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One Week From Primary, Cruz Continues To Battle For Win

As the primary soon moves from theoretical leads in the polls to actual delegate counts and votes, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz is making a last push to come out of the first gate a winner. His travels through Iowa have included attacks on the other main candidate, at least for the caucuses, and some help from a fellow Texas Republican. Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry,…

Cruz, Trump, Iowa

Cruz Doubles Down On Trump as Iowa Gov. Attacks

Words are flying between politicians as Iowa’s caucus approaches. Just hours after Texas Sen. Ted Cruz reinforced his attacks against Donald Trump, Iowa’s governor said the senator should be defeated at all costs for his stance against ethanol. Cruz accused his fiercest rival of not being a real conservative, adding that his lead has “rattled” Trump’s campaign going into the final two weeks of the…

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Citizen Eligibility Issue for Cruz Moot, Experts Say

When Texas Sen. Ted Cruz landed on top of the Iowa polls in December, a new campaign message emerged from Donald Trump: Is he eligible? Cruz, who was elected to the U.S. Senate¬† in 2012, was born in Canada to an American woman and a Cuban man. When he was five, his family relocated to Texas. And while the circumstances of his foreign birth (his…

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Trump and Cruz Spar Over Who Invented the Wall

Since the start of the holiday season, Donald Trump and Sen. Ted Cruz have gone from friendly foes to outright opponents. The punches have ranged from Trump’s questioning of Cruz’s religion and eligibility to become president (the Texas Senator was born in Canada to an American woman) to Cruz claiming Trump has jumped the shark in the campaign for the Republican nomination for president. Now,…

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Cruz Blasts Washington Post For Editorial Cartoon Of His Children

You can criticize the candidate, but the children are off limits. That’s the line from Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz as he slammed the Washington Post. The furor started after the paper posted an editorial cartoon depicting him as a street entertainer grinding an organ while his daughters, drawn to look like street monkeys typically associated with the street organ, are dancing to the music….

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Trump Targets Cruz During Weekend Campaigning

With the news poll showing Texas Sen. Ted Cruz climbing to the top spot, Donald Trump has gone on the attack to try to reclaim his position. Over the weekend, J. Ann Selzer, known as one of the top pollsters in the nation, issued a new report showing Cruz was up on Trump and the rest of the Republican field with 31 percent of the…