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In a fast-changing culture, can the GOP get in step with modern America?

June 29, 2015
Robert Costa, Philip Ru | The
Mike Huckabee — former Fox News personality, Arkansas governor and Baptist preacher — gathered with a modest crowd here in the back of Breadeaux Pizza on his “Main Street American Family” tour and opened the floor to questions.
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas)
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Republicans noisily outraged — and quietly relieved — over court decision

June 26, 2015
Karen Tumulty | The Washington Post
Even as Republicans rose in a chorus of outrage Thursday over the Supreme Court’s refusal to gut the Affordable Care Act, party leaders were privately relieved.
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas)
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Cruz reverses support for TPA trade bill, blasts GOP leaders

June 23, 2015
Manu Raju | POLITICO
Ted Cruz is reversing his position on a major trade bill, calling it a “corrupt” backdoor deal between Republican leaders and the White House.
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Donald Trump steals the show with presidential announcement

June 22, 2015
Ed O'Keefe, Susan Davis | USA Today
In the reporters’ roundtable on Capitol Download, The Washington Post's Ed O’Keefe and USA Today's Susan Davis discuss Donald Trump’s and Jeb Bush’s announcements. They also discuss the revival of Trade Adjustment Assistance.
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Donald Trump's 2016 Campaign, Hostage Policy Review, Defense Authorization and Baseball Hacking

June 19, 2015
US reviews hostage policy over ransoms, Cardinals hack the Astros and Donald Trump’s 2016 ego

Charleston Church Shooting, House Revives Trade Bill, Al Qaeda Leader Killed in Drone Strike, Jeb Bush Enters 2016 Race

June 19, 2015
A hate crimes investigation after a church shooting, Republicans work again on trade, the CIA's drone war and 2016 politics
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House revives Obama's trade agenda, struggle moves to Senate

June 19, 2015
Charles Babington, David Espo | AP
The House dramatically rescued President Barack Obama's trade agenda from near oblivion Thursday, and supporters urged the Senate to finish the job and give him a signature achievement in his final years in office.
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A test of faith: Pope Francis puts 2016 GOP hopefuls on the defensive

June 19, 2015
Karen Tumulty | The Washington Post
For more than half a century, Catholic politicians in the United States have regularly been put in awkward positions on the question of how closely they would — or should — follow the dictates of the Vatican.
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Officially in the race, Jeb Bush begins ‘long slog’ in must-win N.H.

June 17, 2015
Robert Costa | The Washington Post
Catherine Briggs, 89, smiled Tuesday as she recalled the days of Prescott Bush and said she’s supporting the presidential campaign of the late Connecticut senator’s grandson, Jeb Bush, “because his mother said so.”
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