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Politics Sep 12Trump’s first victim? Perry exits in early 2016 shake-up
A day after Rick Perry, Texas' longest serving governor, ended his second Republican presidential run with a whimper, Trump marked the shake-up by embracing his role as his party's 2016 bully on Saturday.
Politics Sep 11Perry to exit 2016 Republican presidential race
Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry is dropping out of the 2016 campaign for president.
Politics Sep 08Judge orders Kentucky clerk’s release from jail
Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz is heading to a Kentucky jail to support the county clerk imprisoned for refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples.
Politics Sep 05What to expect this fall from the GOP 2016 race
Labor Day marks a new phase in the campaign, when voters traditionally start paying closer attention and candidates sharpen their strategies.
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…