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Politics Sep 04Mike Huckabee to visit jailed Kentucky clerk
Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee is scheduled to visit a Kentucky jail next week to meet with a county clerk imprisoned because she ignored repeated court orders to issue marriage licenses to gay couples.
Politics Sep 03Trump promises no third-party bid if he is not the GOP nominee
Presidential candidate Donald Trump ruled out the prospect of a third-party White House bid Thursday and vowed to support the Republican Party's next presidential nominee — whoever it may be.
Politics Sep 01CNN amends debate criteria, Fiorina may get in
CNN on Tuesday amended its criteria for the next Republican presidential debate, giving former technology executive Carly Fiorina a better chance at appearing in the Sept. 16 primetime affair.
Politics Aug 15John Kasich may challenge Jeb Bush in New Hampshire primary
Kasich is among a handful of Republican White House hopefuls betting they can capitalize on the first-in-the-nation primary state's tendency to favor pragmatic leaders over party ideologues.
Politics Aug 065 things to watch for in first GOP presidential debate
CLEVELAND -- Ten Republican presidential hopefuls face off in the first prime-time debate of the 2016 campaign Thursday night in a clash that marks a big step forward in their quest for the nomination.
Politics Aug 04GOP debate field is set. Trump, Bush in; Santorum, Fiorina out
CLEVELAND -- Billionaire businessman Donald Trump has scored the top spot for Thursday night's leadoff debate of the 2016 presidential race, joined by former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and seven other Republican contenders who made the…
Politics Jul 11Walker tweet says he’s running in 2016, but who posted it?
Twitter says it's investigating a premature presidential announcement that popped up on Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's account Friday evening. The message, which was quickly deleted, said, "Scott Walker is running for president."…
Politics Jul 04Hispanic leaders urge GOP hopefuls to condemn Trump
Hispanic leaders are bristling at the largely tepid response by Republican presidential candidates to Donald Trump's characterization of Mexican immigrants as rapists and drug dealers…
Politics Jul 03Hispanic leaders urge Republican presidential candidates to condemn Trump
WASHINGTON — Hispanic leaders are warning of harm to Republican White House hopes unless the party's presidential contenders do more to condemn Donald Trump, a businessman turned presidential candidate who's refusing to apologize for calling Mexican immigrants rapists and drug…
Politics Jun 19GOP contenders condemn SC shooting as attack on faith
Republican presidential contenders on Friday condemned the deadly shootings in South Carolina as an attack on faith, offering deeply personal responses to the murders but no suggestion that they see gun control as part of the answer.