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Rubio out, one less challenger for Trump in Republican race


Tuesday’s primary elections in Florida, Illinois, Missouri, North Carolina and Ohio saw big wins for the Democratic and Republican frontrunners, strengthening their leads. Continue reading


Election 2016 remains competitive ahead of Ohio and Florida primaries


The primary season continues to move in full swing as Democratic and Republican presidential candidates both held debates in Florida prior to Tuesday’s primary in the Sunshine State. Continue reading

Republican Presidential candidate Ted Cruz speaks at a rally at the Boys and Girls Club of Truckee Meadows in Reno, Nevada February 22, 2016.  REUTERS/James Glover II - RTX284X2

Trump wins Republican Nevada caucuses


Donald Trump easily won Nevada’s Republican caucuses on Tuesday, taking home about 45 percent of the vote. Florida Sen. Marco Rubio placed second with 24 percent and Texas Sen. Ted Cruz took third with 21 percent. Continue reading

Republican U.S. presidential candidates businessman Donald Trump (L) and former Florida Governor Jeb Bush shake hands during a commercial break at the second official Republican presidential candidates debate of the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, California, United States, September 16, 2015. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson - RTS1HL5

Second Republican presidential primary debate analysis


Have your students read the following article and watch some of the highlights from the debate. Then discuss what tactics work using the discussion questions.…read more

President Obama also focused on the message of strengthening the middle class and boosting the economy in his 2012 State of the Union address.

President Obama Delivers State of the Union


Every year, the president speaks to a rare joint session of Congress with all 100 senators and 435 members of the House of Representatives. The…read more

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