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Politics Apr 10How Trump and Cruz are courting Jewish GOP voters
Ted Cruz warned Jewish donors on Saturday that Donald Trump could trigger a general election "bloodbath" for the Republican Party.
Politics Feb 06Debate takeaways: Rubio stuck in a loop, Christie on the attack
Seven GOP Republican hopefuls faced off just three days before a make-or-break New Hampshire primary that some of them are not likely to survive.
Nation Jan 15Trump-Cruz rivalry intensifies in rollicking GOP debate
The rivalry between the Republican Party's two leading candidates for president intensified in Thursday's GOP debate, which featured the most rollicking action to date.
Politics Oct 11Rubio’s lean campaign struggles to keep up with cash-flush Bush camp
There are more than a dozen major candidates in the Republican presidential primary, and while outsiders Donald Trump and Ben Carson top the current preference polls, it's the two Floridians - Bush and Rubio - at the head of the…
Politics Sep 09Trump, Cruz team up against Iran deal at Capitol Hill rally
Republican presidential rivals and friends-for-now Donald Trump and Ted Cruz on Wednesday savaged the proposed nuclear agreement with Iran, calling it an incompetently negotiated deal that will cost "countless" American and Israeli lives.
Politics Jul 07As Republican infighting grows, donors call for calm
WASHINGTON — Worried about “Republican-on-Republican violence,” top party donors are taking action, with one firing off a letter calling for more civility and another seeking to block businessman Donald Trump from the debate stage altogether.
Politics Jun 27Supreme Court decisions illustrate GOP’s 2016 campaign challenges
For the second time in two days, the Supreme Court struck at the heart of the Republican Party platform…