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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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White House Correspondents' Dinner 2016

President Barack Obama hosts the 102nd White House Correspondents' Association... View gallery

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Saturday, Apr 30, 2016 at 05:07 PM CDT

Ex-Calif. Gov. Pete Wilson Endorses Cruz

Ex-Calif. Gov. Pete Wilson Endorses Cruz

In a key pickup for his California campaign, the state's former Gov. Pete Wilson endorsed Texas Sen. Ted Cruz's campaign for the GOP presidential nomination. Wilson announced his "wholehearted" support for Cruz...

Friday, Apr 29, 2016 at 09:53 PM CDT

Lone Star Politics: Debt Free Dallas?

Lone Star Politics: Debt Free Dallas?

Dallas city councilman Lee Kleinman tells NBC 5's Kristi Nelson & Rudy Bush from The Dallas Morning News about his plan to make Dallas debt free.

Friday, Apr 29, 2016 at 07:32 PM CDT

Lone Star Politics: Bathroom Bills

Lone Star Politics: Bathroom Bills

On May 1, 2016 edition of "Lone Star Politics" -- Lt. Dan Patrick says he supports so called "bathroom bills" being introduced in the next legislative session. Steve Rudner of Equality Texas tells NBC 5's Kristi...

Sunday, May 1, 2016 at 09:21 PM CDT

Lone Star Politics: May 1, 2016

Lone Star Politics: May 1, 2016

On the May 1, 2016 edition of "Lone Star Politics" we'll hear from both sides on the "Bathroom Bill" debate. Also, Dallas councilman Lee Kleinman talks about his proposal to make Dallas debt-free. Plus, reaction

Friday, Apr 29, 2016 at 05:38 PM CDT

Obama Announces New Steps to Curb Gun Violence

Obama Announces New Steps to Curb Gun Violence

President Barack Obama announced new steps Friday to help curb gun violence, including by identifying the requirements that "smart guns" would have to meet for law enforcement agencies to buy and use them...

Saturday, Apr 30, 2016 at 12:49 AM CDT

Amid Chaotic Rally, Trump Makes Case to Calif. GOP

Amid Chaotic Rally, Trump Makes Case to Calif. GOP

Donald Trump, the outsider, made his case to California's Republican establishment on Friday as protesters clashed with police. Demonstrators swarmed outside the hotel near San Francisco airport, forcing Trump...

 

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