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Terror Attacks in Paris & Trump Sharpens His Carson Criticism

November 13, 2015
Coordinated shootings and bombings in Paris, Trump ups rhetoric against GOP rivals, the third GOP debate reveals divides within the party, and the second Democratic debate approaches with Hillary Clinton maintaining her lead.
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We’re finally seeing the deep fault lines at the heart of the GOP nomination battle

November 11, 2015
Dan Balz | The Washington Post
The Republican candidates turned serious Tuesday night, largely setting aside personal attacks in favor of a spirited discussion on economic and other issues.
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Poll: Jeb Bush's Popularity Problem

November 3, 2015
Reid Wilson | Morning Consult
Jeb Bush, once seen as the financial juggernaut who could not be stopped en route to the Republican presidential nomination, is struggling to salvage his damaged campaign after lackluster debate performances and slower-than-expected fundraising.
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As challengers close in, a different Donald Trump is revealed

October 31, 2015
Robert Costa, Jenna Johnson | The Washington Post
A new Donald Trump showed up here this week.
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2 false claims and a truth from the GOP debate in Boulder

October 29, 2015
For the Republican presidential candidates who took the debate stage in Boulder, Colorado, each contender was seeking a breakout moment, and many took opportunities to jab at their opponents or the CNBC moderators. Angie Holan of Politifact joins Gwen Ifill to fact-check some of candidates’ claims.
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