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Sunday, Jan 24, 2016 at 12:07 PM CST

Candidates Confident as Bloomberg Mulls Presidential Run

Candidates Confident as Bloomberg Mulls Presidential Run

Democratic presidential hopefuls Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders expressed confidence Sunday in their ability to beat former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg should he enter the race as an independent...

Sunday, Jan 24, 2016 at 12:36 AM CST

Rubio Cracks Joke About Trump's 'Shoot Somebody' Boast

Rubio Cracks Joke About Trump's 'Shoot Somebody' Boast

Marco Rubio on Saturday laughed off Donald Trump's boast that he could shoot someone and wouldn't lose voters, telling reporters "I wouldn't recommend that he do that." "It's probably not a good idea for him to...

Saturday, Jan 23, 2016 at 10:44 PM CST

Des Moines Register Endorses Clinton & Rubio

Des Moines Register Endorses Clinton & Rubio

Iowa’s largest newspaper has endorsed candidates from both parties a little more than a week before the state caucuses. The Des Moines Register’s editorial board endorsed Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican...

Saturday, Jan 23, 2016 at 04:53 PM CST

Glenn Beck Officially Endorses Ted Cruz

Glenn Beck Officially Endorses Ted Cruz

Glenn Beck officially endorsed Ted Cruz for president on Saturday while campaigning for the Texas senator in Iowa, NBC News reported. "I am here to announce that I am officially endorsing Ted Cruz," Beck said as...

Saturday, Jan 23, 2016 at 02:46 PM CST

Trump: My Supporters Would Stick With Me Through Shooting

Trump: My Supporters Would Stick With Me Through Shooting

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump says his supporters are so loyal they would stick with him even if he stood in the middle of Fifth Avenue and shot somebody. Trump was addressing a rally Saturday...

Saturday, Jan 23, 2016 at 11:18 AM CST

Bloomberg Considers 2016 Presidential Run

Bloomberg Considers 2016 Presidential Run

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has reportedly told advisers to work on plans for a potential independent campaign for president in this year's race, sources confirmed to NBC News. The New...

Friday, Jan 22, 2016 at 04:47 PM CST

Lone Star Politics: Jan. 24, 2016

Lone Star Politics: Jan. 24, 2016

This week on Lone Star Politics, State Rep. Jason Villalba on his push for mandatory vaccinations, plus U.S. Congressman Michael Burgess talks about the U.S. Supreme Court weighing in Immigration and you...

Friday, Jan 22, 2016 at 04:48 PM CST

Lone Star Politics: Mandatory Vaccinations

Lone Star Politics: Mandatory Vaccinations

This week on Lone Star Politics, State Rep. Jason Villalba talks about his push to limit exemptions for student vaccinations. He explains how new laws can balance the rights of an individual verses the rights of...

Friday, Jan 22, 2016 at 04:48 PM CST

Lone Star Politics: Presidential Race Roundtable

Lone Star Politics: Presidential Race Roundtable

This week on Lone Star Politics where do the candidates stand as we approach the Iowa Caucasus? Hear why our panel says this week’s Republican Debate could have a serious impact on who comes out ahead in

Friday, Jan 22, 2016 at 05:45 PM CST

Trump Releases First Attack Ad Against Rival Cruz

Trump Releases First Attack Ad Against Rival Cruz

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is out with his first political attack ad aimed squarely at rival Ted Cruz.

 
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