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Calgary Sun
Trump victory expected but disappointingLeading up to Tuesday night in New Hampshire, nobody had a clue where this poli
Trump victory expected but disappointing
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
Leading up to Tuesday night in New Hampshire, nobody had a clue where this political game was going to end up. Polls were all over the place and changing constantly, leaving conservative political nerds like me stressed, anxious, and hopeful for an... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Trump throws out playbook to score big in N.H. primary; Sanders outpolls ClintonHOLLIS, N.H. — Billionaire Donald Trump ran away with the New Hampshire primary
Trump throws out playbook to score big in N.H. primary; Sanders outpolls Clinton
Dallas Morning News / Posted yesterday
HOLLIS, N.H. — Billionaire Donald Trump ran away with the New Hampshire primary Tuesday night despite ignoring traditional demands for plenty of eye contact and handshakes, bouncing back from last week’s setback in Iowa. Ohio Gov. John Kasich took... Read more
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NJ.com
What the New Hampshire primary means for all the Republican candidatesWASHINGTON — The first primary of the 2016 presidential campaign takes place Tu
What the New Hampshire primary means for all the Republican candidates
NJ.com / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON — The first primary of the 2016 presidential campaign takes place Tuesday in New Hampshire, where the nine remaining Republican candidates, down from an original field of 17 are seeking the support needed to continue their campaigns. Like... Read more
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The Forward
The Ugly 'SNL' Joke You Missed While Chuckling at 'Bernie Sanderswitzky'This one sent by so fast that most of us seem to have missed it. This past week
The Ugly 'SNL' Joke You Missed While Chuckling at 'Bernie Sanderswitzky'
The Forward / Posted 3 days ago
This one sent by so fast that most of us seem to have missed it. This past weekend’s Saturday Night Live had not one but two Jewish jokes. One was moderately funny, notable mainly for the fact that it came from the mouth of Senator Bernie Sanders,... Read more
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Salon.com
Fox News’ right-wing thought police: Donald Trump, Bill O’Reilly and the hypocritical, phony bluster choking our politicsIn a declaration of his hatred for political correctness, Norman Mailer called
Fox News’ right-wing thought police: Donald Trump, Bill O’Reilly and the hypocritical, phony bluster choking our politics
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
In a declaration of his hatred for political correctness, Norman Mailer called it “the enemy.” Political correctness is an adversary of freedom and education, because it not only dictates to people what they cannot say, but also “what they cannot... Read more
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The Oklahoman
E.J. Dionne: A theory of change to believe inBERKELEY, Calif. — If Republicans are engaged in a three-sided civil war, Democ
E.J. Dionne: A theory of change to believe in
The Oklahoman / Posted 6 days ago
BERKELEY, Calif. — If Republicans are engaged in a three-sided civil war, Democrats are having a spirited but rather civilized argument over a very large question: Who has the best theory about how progressive change happens? On the Republican side,... Read more
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The Seattle Times
And now, the Marco memoHere we are, in the Marco Rubio Moment. The Republican establishment is thrill
And now, the Marco memo
The Seattle Times / Posted 6 days ago
Here we are, in the Marco Rubio Moment. The Republican establishment is thrilled: A moderate-sounding Gen X senator from a swing state! And one so good at spin he managed to give a victory speech in Iowa after he came in third. No wonder all the... Read more
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NBC News
Ted Cruz 2016 Presidential Election Candidate - NBC NewsSen. Ted Cruz has positioned himself as the anti-establishment candidate - that
Ted Cruz 2016 Presidential Election Candidate - NBC News
NBC News / Posted 6 days ago
Sen. Ted Cruz has positioned himself as the anti-establishment candidate - that is until truly anti-establishment, non-politicians like Donald Trump, Ben Carson and Carly Fiorina entered the race. Still, Cruz is continuing with the persona that he's... Read more
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The Washington Times
Religion headlines worth 5 minutes of your Thursday(1) Mark Tooley, of the Institute on Religion and Democracy, writes about “Main
Religion headlines worth 5 minutes of your Thursday
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
(1) Mark Tooley, of the Institute on Religion and Democracy, writes about “Mainline Death or Revival?” He argues that the Mainline churches will die out if they do not “rediscover the core beliefs and practices that so long animated its unique,... Read more
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Salon.com
Donald Trump might actually be right about something: It’s appears like he was “schlonged” by Ted Cruz’s Iowa “dirty trick”When Donald Trump decided on Wednesday to question the legitimacy of Sen. Ted C
Donald Trump might actually be right about something: It’s appears like he was “schlonged” by Ted Cruz’s Iowa “dirty trick”
Salon.com / Posted 7 days ago
When Donald Trump decided on Wednesday to question the legitimacy of Sen. Ted Cruz’s, the overwhelming majority of observers reacted with schadenfreude bordering on glee. As Salon’ Yet as more time has elapsed, and the initial emotional satisfaction... Read more
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Salon.com
Rubio’s foul response to Obama’s mosque speech: Straining to find “division” in a call for unityPresident Obama visited the Islamic Society of Baltimore yesterday and gave an
Rubio’s foul response to Obama’s mosque speech: Straining to find “division” in a call for unity
Salon.com / Posted 7 days ago
President Obama visited the Islamic Society of Baltimore yesterday and gave an interesting speech about Muslims in America, religious freedom, and tolerance in an age of terror-related panic. The core of Obama’s message was that Muslim Americans are... Read more
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The Mercury News
E.J. Dionne Jr.: A theory of change to believe inBERKELEY -- If Republicans are engaged in a three-sided civil war, Democrats ar
E.J. Dionne Jr.: A theory of change to believe in
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
BERKELEY -- If Republicans are engaged in a three-sided civil war, Democrats are having a spirited but rather civilized argument over a very large question: Who has the best theory about how progressive change happens? On the Republican side, the... Read more
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Salon.com
What loss in Iowa?! Ted Cruz “stole it!”: Donald Trump has already fixed his “loser” problem by living in denialSo after spending roughly 24 hours adopting a pose of humility and contrition,
What loss in Iowa?! Ted Cruz “stole it!”: Donald Trump has already fixed his “loser” problem by living in denial
Salon.com / Posted 7 days ago
So after spending roughly 24 hours adopting a pose of humility and contrition, Iowa caucuses runner-up Donald Trump is back in character, accusing the man who defeated him, Sen. Ted Cruz, of perpetrating a “fraud.” You can read more about the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
E.J. Dionne Jr.: Democrats’ dueling theories of changeIf Republicans are engaged in a three-sided civil war, Democrats are having a s
E.J. Dionne Jr.: Democrats’ dueling theories of change
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
If Republicans are engaged in a three-sided civil war, Democrats are having a spirited but rather civilized argument over a very large question: Who has the best theory about how progressive change happens? On the Republican side, the results in... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Indiana culture war over gay rights worries business leadersINDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Downtown Indianapolis was once so desolate that men armed w
Indiana culture war over gay rights worries business leaders
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 7 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Downtown Indianapolis was once so desolate that men armed with shotguns hunted pigeons on Sundays among empty buildings and a trash-strewn river canal. Now the urban center boasts hotels, restaurants, theaters, a 3-mile canal... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Indiana culture war over gay rights worries business leadersINDIANAPOLIS (AP) � Downtown Indianapolis was once so desolate that men armed w
Indiana culture war over gay rights worries business leaders
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 7 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) � Downtown Indianapolis was once so desolate that men armed with shotguns hunted pigeons on Sundays among empty buildings and a trash-strewn river canal. Now the urban center boasts hotels, restaurants, theaters, a 3-mile canal... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Indiana culture war over gay rights worries business leadersINDIANAPOLIS (AP) � Downtown Indianapolis was once so desolate that men armed w
Indiana culture war over gay rights worries business leaders
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) � Downtown Indianapolis was once so desolate that men armed with shotguns hunted pigeons on Sundays among empty buildings and a trash-strewn river canal. Now the urban center boasts hotels, restaurants, theaters, a 3-mile canal... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Indiana culture war over gay rights worries business leadersINDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Business leaders say they are deeply anxious that decades o
Indiana culture war over gay rights worries business leaders
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 7 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Business leaders say they are deeply anxious that decades of work to retool the sleepy image of Indianapolis could be swept away if Indiana does not adopt gay rights protections. While a vibrant downtown area now has hotels,... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Indiana culture war over gay rights worries business leadersINDIANAPOLIS (AP) � Downtown Indianapolis was once so desolate that men armed w
Indiana culture war over gay rights worries business leaders
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) � Downtown Indianapolis was once so desolate that men armed with shotguns hunted pigeons on Sundays among empty buildings and a trash-strewn river canal. Now the urban center boasts hotels, restaurants, theaters, a 3-mile canal... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Indiana culture war over gay rights worries business leadersINDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Business leaders say they are deeply anxious that decades o
Indiana culture war over gay rights worries business leaders
KTTC Rochester / Posted 7 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Business leaders say they are deeply anxious that decades of work to retool the sleepy image of Indianapolis could be swept away if Indiana does not adopt gay rights protections. While a vibrant downtown area now has hotels,... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Indiana culture war over gay rights worries business leadersINDIANAPOLIS (AP) � Downtown Indianapolis was once so desolate that men armed w
Indiana culture war over gay rights worries business leaders
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) � Downtown Indianapolis was once so desolate that men armed with shotguns hunted pigeons on Sundays among empty buildings and a trash-strewn river canal. Now the urban center boasts hotels, restaurants, theaters, a 3-mile canal... Read more
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Daily Herald
Indiana culture war over gay rights worries business leadersINDIANAPOLIS -- Business leaders say they are deeply anxious that decades of wo
Indiana culture war over gay rights worries business leaders
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS -- Business leaders say they are deeply anxious that decades of work to retool the sleepy image of Indianapolis could be swept away if Indiana does not adopt gay rights protections. While a vibrant downtown area now has hotels,... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Indiana culture war over gay rights worries business leadersINDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Business leaders say they are deeply anxious that decades o
Indiana culture war over gay rights worries business leaders
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 7 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Business leaders say they are deeply anxious that decades of work to retool the sleepy image of Indianapolis could be swept away if Indiana does not adopt gay rights protections. While a vibrant downtown area now has hotels,... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Indiana culture war over gay rights worries business leadersINDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Business leaders say they are deeply anxious that decades o
Indiana culture war over gay rights worries business leaders
KWWL Iowa / Posted 7 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Business leaders say they are deeply anxious that decades of work to retool the sleepy image of Indianapolis could be swept away if Indiana does not adopt gay rights protections. While a vibrant downtown area now has hotels,... Read more
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The Atlantic
Why Mike Huckabee Lost In 2016Mike Huckabee, the Republican presidential candidate who once claimed victory i
Why Mike Huckabee Lost In 2016
The Atlantic / Posted 9 days ago
Mike Huckabee, the Republican presidential candidate who once claimed victory in Iowa, dropped out of the 2016 race on Monday night after failing to gain traction in the first-in-the-nation nominating contest. The presidential contender had hoped to... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Huckabee ends his bidWEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee suspended his presi
Huckabee ends his bid
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee suspended his presidential campaign late Monday after enduring a defeat in the Iowa Republican caucuses. Eight years after sweeping to victory in the state, Huckabee's 2016 campaign was... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Cruz wins Iowa GOP caucusRepublican presidential hopeful senator Ted Cruz, with his wife Heidi, by his s
Cruz wins Iowa GOP caucus
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
Republican presidential hopeful senator Ted Cruz, with his wife Heidi, by his side, speaks to supporters after winning the Iowa caucuses at the fairgrounds in Des Moines, Iowa on Monday.(The New York Times photo) Related Stories DES MOINES, IOWA —... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
How the 2016 race is breaking the rulesDES MOINES, Iowa (CNN) -- This presidential cycle has been full of twists and t
How the 2016 race is breaking the rules
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 9 days ago
DES MOINES, Iowa (CNN) -- This presidential cycle has been full of twists and turns, but there's been one constant: Conventional wisdom has been dead wrong. In a year full of surprises, Donald Trump has upended the political norms. So as voters head... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Some Iowa precincts seeing high voter registrationsSome of Iowa's precincts are seeing unusually high voter registrations for Mond
Some Iowa precincts seeing high voter registrations
Local 10 Miami / Posted 9 days ago
Some of Iowa's precincts are seeing unusually high voter registrations for Monday night's caucuses, CNN reported. The caucuses are the moment of truth for Donald Trump. The brash real estate mogul has touted his business record and wealth, defied... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Cruz Inquisition faction rises to root out hereticsThis appears to be part conviction and part political calculation on Sen. Cruz'
Cruz Inquisition faction rises to root out heretics
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
This appears to be part conviction and part political calculation on Sen. Cruz's part. He's fully convinced that a Republican can win in 2016 by energizing the base. "The evangelical vote," a Cruz strategist told The Cook Political Report, "is the... Read more
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The Forward
How We’re Failing Jews with DisabilitiesFor the past several years, February has been Jewish Disability Awareness and I
How We’re Failing Jews with Disabilities
The Forward / Posted 10 days ago
For the past several years, February has been Jewish Disability Awareness and Inclusion Month, prompting Jewish communal groups to issue statements, hold events and publish blog posts on the topic of more fully welcoming people with disabilities into... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
How the 2016 race is breaking the rulesThis presidential cycle has been full of twists and turns, but there's been one
How the 2016 race is breaking the rules
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 10 days ago
This presidential cycle has been full of twists and turns, but there's been one constant: Conventional wisdom has been dead wrong. In a year full of surprises, Donald Trump has upended the political norms. So as voters head to the Iowa caucuses... Read more
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My EastText
How the 2016 race is breaking the rulesThis presidential cycle has been full of twists and turns, but there's been one
How the 2016 race is breaking the rules
My EastText / Posted 10 days ago
This presidential cycle has been full of twists and turns, but there's been one constant: Conventional wisdom has been dead wrong. In a year full of surprises, Donald Trump has upended the political norms. So as voters head to the Iowa caucuses... Read more
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KECI Missoula
How the 2016 race is breaking the rulesThis presidential cycle has been full of twists and turns, but there's been one
How the 2016 race is breaking the rules
KECI Missoula / Posted 10 days ago
This presidential cycle has been full of twists and turns, but there's been one constant: Conventional wisdom has been dead wrong. In a year full of surprises, Donald Trump has upended the political norms. So as voters head to the Iowa caucuses... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
How the 2016 race is breaking the rulesThis presidential cycle has been full of twists and turns, but there's been one
How the 2016 race is breaking the rules
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 10 days ago
This presidential cycle has been full of twists and turns, but there's been one constant: Conventional wisdom has been dead wrong. In a year full of surprises, Donald Trump has upended the political norms. So as voters head to the Iowa caucuses... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
How the 2016 race is breaking the rulesThis presidential cycle has been full of twists and turns, but there's been one
How the 2016 race is breaking the rules
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 10 days ago
This presidential cycle has been full of twists and turns, but there's been one constant: Conventional wisdom has been dead wrong. In a year full of surprises, Donald Trump has upended the political norms. So as voters head to the Iowa caucuses... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
How the 2016 race is breaking the rules | Politics - Home Stephen Morton/Getty Images This presidential cycle has be
How the 2016 race is breaking the rules
KTVZ Bend / Posted 10 days ago
| Politics - Home Stephen Morton/Getty Images This presidential cycle has been full of twists and turns, but there's been one constant: Conventional wisdom has been dead wrong. More From KTVZ.COM In a year... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
How the 2016 race is breaking the rulesThis presidential cycle has been full of twists and turns, but there's been one
How the 2016 race is breaking the rules
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 10 days ago
This presidential cycle has been full of twists and turns, but there's been one constant: Conventional wisdom has been dead wrong. In a year full of surprises, Donald Trump has upended the political norms. So as voters head to the Iowa caucuses... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
How the 2016 race is breaking the rulesThis presidential cycle has been full of twists and turns, but there's been one
How the 2016 race is breaking the rules
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 10 days ago
This presidential cycle has been full of twists and turns, but there's been one constant: Conventional wisdom has been dead wrong. In a year full of surprises, Donald Trump has upended the political norms. So as voters head to the Iowa caucuses... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
How the 2016 race is breaking the rulesThis presidential cycle has been full of twists and turns, but there's been one
How the 2016 race is breaking the rules
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 10 days ago
This presidential cycle has been full of twists and turns, but there's been one constant: Conventional wisdom has been dead wrong. In a year full of surprises, Donald Trump has upended the political norms. So as voters head to the Iowa caucuses... Read more
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Orange County Register
Analysis: Does Iowa really matter? And should it?DES MOINES – The final days before the Iowa caucuses have produced a grand spec
Analysis: Does Iowa really matter? And should it?
Orange County Register / Posted 10 days ago
DES MOINES – The final days before the Iowa caucuses have produced a grand spectacle. Venues are filled to capacity and beyond. Cars clog parking lots, with many others stacked along nearby roadways. Camera crews fight for space on the risers, and... Read more
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The Advocate
All the Crazy That Iowa Has Given Us Over the YearsThe political spotlight shines on Iowa today, as the state holds its presidenti
All the Crazy That Iowa Has Given Us Over the Years
The Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
The political spotlight shines on Iowa today, as the state holds its presidential caucus — its alternative to a primary — making it the first in the nation to register a preference for candidates for commander in chief. But the caucus and Iowa... Read more
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The Morning Call
Does Iowa really matter? And should it?The final days before the Iowa caucuses have produced a grand spectacle. Venues
Does Iowa really matter? And should it?
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
The final days before the Iowa caucuses have produced a grand spectacle. Venues are filled to capacity and beyond. Cars clog parking lots, with many others stacked along nearby roadways. Camera crews fight for space on the risers, and the huge crush... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Does Iowa really matter? And should it?The final days before the Iowa caucuses have produced a grand spectacle. Venues
Does Iowa really matter? And should it?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
The final days before the Iowa caucuses have produced a grand spectacle. Venues are filled to capacity and beyond. Cars clog parking lots, with many others stacked along nearby roadways. Camera crews fight for space on the risers, and the huge crush... Read more
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Slate
The Religious Right Is Losing Its Influence. Donald Trump Is the Proof.Last Wednesday evening, a few hundred Christian conservatives gathered at Noah’
The Religious Right Is Losing Its Influence. Donald Trump Is the Proof.
Slate / Posted 10 days ago
Last Wednesday evening, a few hundred Christian conservatives gathered at Noah’s Event Venue in suburban Des Moines for a rally with Texas Sen. Ted Cruz and former Texas Gov. Rick Perry. It featured leading figures from both the local and national... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Six keys to Caucus Day in IowaBy: JOHN KING, CNN Chief National Correspondent 1) In eastern Iowa, working to
Six keys to Caucus Day in Iowa
KWWL Iowa / Posted 11 days ago
By: JOHN KING, CNN Chief National Correspondent 1) In eastern Iowa, working to avoid that 2008 feeling Davenport - There will be a lot of passion vs. organization talk in the final countdown to the Iowa caucuses: Can the palpable energy of the... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
6 Keys to Monday's Iowa CaucusesBower is confident the 2016 Clinton operation will meet or exceed its vote targ
6 Keys to Monday's Iowa Caucuses
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 11 days ago
Bower is confident the 2016 Clinton operation will meet or exceed its vote target here. Is it enough? His memory of how he knew in 2008 is vivid. 2. Rand's last stand? Or an Iowa surprise? And it's hard to dispute that Rand Paul has a hip campaign... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Hopefuls wooing faithfulAMES, Iowa -- The last time Mike Huckabee ran for president, he polled poorly a
Hopefuls wooing faithful
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
AMES, Iowa -- The last time Mike Huckabee ran for president, he polled poorly among non-evangelicals, but he won the Iowa Republican caucuses anyway, propelled by solid support from born-again Christians. This time, there's stiffer competition for... Read more
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First Coast News
Santorum seeks to exceed expectationsWEBSTER CITY, Iowa — Former senator Rick Santorum may be at the bottom of the p
Santorum seeks to exceed expectations
First Coast News / Posted 11 days ago
WEBSTER CITY, Iowa — Former senator Rick Santorum may be at the bottom of the polls, but the Republican winner of the 2012 Iowa caucuses isn’t giving up hope. Four years ago, Santorum was in the midst of an eleventh-hour “surge,” particularly among... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
6 keys to the Iowa caucuses1. In Eastern Iowa, working to avoid that 2008 feeling Davenport, Iowa --- The
6 keys to the Iowa caucuses
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 11 days ago
1. In Eastern Iowa, working to avoid that 2008 feeling Davenport, Iowa --- There will be a lot of passion vs. organization talk in the final countdown to the Iowa caucuses: Can the palpable energy of the Bernie Sanders campaign overcome the superior... Read more
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