Category: News

Where are the Republican protesters?

I’m struck by the fact that at every GOP candidate appearance that I’ve ever covered, going back to the New Hampshire Primary of 2008, there have been protesters outside. No GOP event is truly complete without them. Yesterday, at the Hudson, NH town hall for Marco Rubio, this group was waiting...

Marco Rubio upbeat at town hall after rough debate performance

It is generally agreed that Sen. Marco Rubio was manhandled by Gov. Chris Christie at Saturday night’s GOP debate. Rubio came into New Hampshire with a lot of momentum that may have all been forfeited by his walking into the traps that Christie kept laying for him. Nevertheless, Rubio was...

Iowa Caucuses: Best Lines From the Candidates’ Speeches

As results poured in from the Iowa caucuses, the 2016 presidential hopefuls took to packed venues to address their supporters one last time before moving on to New Hampshire and other early nominating states. For some, it was a night of celebration. For others, tonight’s results come as a disappointment...

Trump Rally Draws Hundreds of Protesters in Bernie Sanders’ Home State

Donald Trump’s campaign made every effort Thursday night to prevent protesters and those undecided from entering his rally in Burlington, Vermont — Bernie Sanders’ home turf — but to no avail. Protesters who were able to enter Trump’s rally chanted slogans like “racist” or “dump Trump,” but the real estate...

Rubio Shifts Immigration Focus to National Security Concerns

Marco Rubio is increasingly portraying immigration as a national security issue rather than a question of what to do with millions of people in the country illegally, a sign of his evolving stance on a topic that remains one of his liabilities with conservative voters. “The issue is not the...

Sanders Says He Would Beat Trump By ’15 or 20 Points’

Looking past the primary to the general election, Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders told ABC News’ Cecilia Vega Tuesday that he hoped business mogul Donald Trump ends up as the Republican Party’s nominee and says he would beat him by “15 or 20 points.” “Between you and me, I would love...

Cruz Downplays Trump Raising Concerns Over Canadian Birth

Ted Cruz tried to make a joke Tuesday out of Republican presidential rival Donald Trump raising questions about whether the Texas senator’s birth in Canada could be a liability if he becomes the GOP’s nominee. Trump told the Washington Post in an interview published Tuesday that Cruz’s Canadian birthplace and...

Trump Feigns Outrage After Rally-Goer Calls Leaders Muslim

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump drew heat in September when he failed to correct a rally-goer who incorrectly labeled President Barack Obama a Muslim. Several months and many controversies later, Trump, who continues to dominate national polls with less than a month to go before the first votes are cast,...