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Thursday, Jan 28, 2016 at 07:57 PM CST

Obama Promises Supporters 'Democrats Will Win'

Obama Promises Supporters 'Democrats Will Win'

President Barack Obama on Thursday promised his most fervent supporters on Capitol Hill the "Democrats will win in November" and said it's going to take more than "phony tough talk and bluster" to defeat Islamic...

Friday, Jan 29, 2016 at 05:59 AM CST

Trump on Skipping Debate: 'You Have to Stick Up for Your Rights'

Trump on Skipping Debate: 'You Have to Stick Up for Your Rights'

As his rivals made their final case to voters ahead of Iowa's kickoff caucuses, Donald Trump was headlining a show of his own. Just three miles from the site of the final GOP presidential debate before...

Thursday, Jan 28, 2016 at 03:08 PM CST

Indian-American PAC Forms To Support Donald Trump

Indian-American PAC Forms To Support Donald Trump

There’s a new political action committee that aims at gaining support of Indian-Americans for Donald Trump, NBC News reported. The group “Indian-Americans for Trump 2016” was registered with the Federal...

Thursday, Jan 28, 2016 at 12:15 PM CST

Sanders Medical History Reveals 'Very Good Health'

Sanders Medical History Reveals 'Very Good Health'

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is in "overall very good health," according to a medical history released Thursday by his campaign in the days leading up to Monday's Iowa caucuses. A one-page...

Monday, Feb 1, 2016 at 12:11 PM CST

What's a Caucus? How Iowans Nominate Presidents

What's a Caucus? How Iowans Nominate Presidents

More than 40 years ago, a scheduling quirk vaulted Iowa to the front of the presidential nominating process, and ever since most White House hopefuls have devoted enormous time and money to a state that...

Thursday, Jan 28, 2016 at 01:12 PM CST

Judge Delays Sentencing for Ex-House Speaker Dennis Hastert

Judge Delays Sentencing for Ex-House Speaker Dennis Hastert

A judge allowed the delay of a Feb. 29 sentencing of former House Speaker Dennis Hastert, resetting the date to April 8. Hastert lawyers were seeking to delay his fate for in his hush-money case as Hastert...

Wednesday, Jan 27, 2016 at 07:48 PM CST

Sanders Relying on Voter Turnout in Iowa to Win

Sanders Relying on Voter Turnout in Iowa to Win

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said he’s relying on voter turnout for his campaign’s success not just in Iowa, but in every part of the country, NBC News reported. In an interview with NBC Nightly News’ Lester...

Wednesday, Jan 27, 2016 at 07:13 PM CST

Donald Trump Campaigns in South Carolina

Donald Trump Campaigns in South Carolina

Republican frontrunner Donald Trump campaigns in South Carolina.

Wednesday, Jan 27, 2016 at 06:01 PM CST

Cruz Hopes to Win Iowa Evangelicals

Cruz Hopes to Win Iowa Evangelicals

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz hopes to shore up support among Iowa's Christian conservatives, even as Republican rival Donald Trump makes gains with the influential group.

Wednesday, Jan 27, 2016 at 12:07 PM CST

Governor's Flooding Comments Inspire 'Mops for Christie' Campaign

Governor's Flooding Comments Inspire 'Mops for Christie' Campaign

Chris Christie ruffled feathers with his “you want me to go down there with a mop?” comment.

 
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