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Monday, May 2, 2016 at 02:59 PM CDT

Va. GOP Lawmakers to Sue Over Felons' Voting Rights

Va. GOP Lawmakers to Sue Over Felons' Voting Rights

Republican lawmakers in Virginia will file a lawsuit challenging Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe's decision to allow more than 200,000 convicted felons to vote in November, GOP leaders said Monday. Republicans...

Monday, May 2, 2016 at 12:34 PM CDT

Ted Cruz Says Young Heckler Deserves a Spanking

Ted Cruz Says Young Heckler Deserves a Spanking

Ted Cruz responded to a young heckler who yelled out "you suck" during a campaign event in Indiana by telling the child that such an outburst would land him a spanking in the Cruz household.

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 05:10 PM CDT

Cruz: Trump Is 'Amoral,' 'Pathological Liar'

Cruz: Trump Is 'Amoral,' 'Pathological Liar'

Republican Ted Cruz launched a blistering attack on rival Donald Trump as voters cast ballots in Indiana on Tuesday, calling him "amoral" and likening him to a fictitious character he described as "a...

Monday, May 2, 2016 at 05:57 AM CDT

Trump in Indiana Says China Is 'Raping' America

Trump in Indiana Says China Is 'Raping' America

Speaking about trade policy at a rally in Indiana, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump took his rhetoric about China to a new level Sunday. "We can't continue to allow China to rape our country,"...

Sunday, May 1, 2016 at 09:32 PM CDT

Sanders Insists He Can Still Win the Dem. Nomination

Sanders Insists He Can Still Win the Dem. Nomination

Facing a large delegate deficit, tough odds and just 10 remaining state contests, Senator Bernie Sanders made it clear Sunday that he intends to fight on to become the Democratic presidential nominee, NBC...

Sunday, May 1, 2016 at 04:42 PM CDT

A Look at Clinton's Promise of a Cabinet Full of Women

A Look at Clinton's Promise of a Cabinet Full of Women

Hillary Clinton last week pledged that, if elected, she would appoint a presidential cabinet in which at least half of the members are women, a move that would profoundly shift the look of the people who govern...

Sunday, May 1, 2016 at 09:17 AM CDT

Trump Leads Cruz in Crucial Indiana Primary: Poll

Trump Leads Cruz in Crucial Indiana Primary: Poll

Donald Trump holds a 15-point lead over Texas Sen. Ted Cruz in the potentially decisive May 3 presidential primary race in Indiana, according to results from a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal/Marist...

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 12:27 PM CDT

Obama Roasts GOP Candidates at WH Correspondents' Dinner

Obama Roasts GOP Candidates at WH Correspondents' Dinner

President Barack Obama pulled out the punches during the White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner in Washington, D.C., Saturday, taking jabs at the candidates vying for the Republican nomination.

Sunday, May 1, 2016 at 10:03 AM CDT

Cruz Defends Position on 'Bathroom Bills'

Cruz Defends Position on 'Bathroom Bills'

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz is standing his ground in his belief that allowing transgender people to use the bathroom of their choice opens the door for people "who are predators," dismissing criticism from reality...

Saturday, Apr 30, 2016 at 08:13 PM CDT
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