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ABC News
Pushback Against the Political Order Boosts Trump and Sanders in N.H.Trump was boosted to victory by broad support among voters seeking a political
Pushback Against the Political Order Boosts Trump and Sanders in N.H.
ABC News / Posted 12 hours ago
Trump was boosted to victory by broad support among voters seeking a political outsider, anger at the federal government, strong worry about the economy and terrorism and substantial backing for some of his controversial proposals. He did best with... Read more
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ABC News
John Kasich’s Projected 2nd Place NH Finish ExplainedABC News is projecting that Ohio Gov. John Kasich will finish second in the New
John Kasich’s Projected 2nd Place NH Finish Explained
ABC News / Posted 14 hours ago
ABC News is projecting that Ohio Gov. John Kasich will finish second in the New Hampshire Republican primary Tuesday night and he did so as a kind of anti-Donald Trump candidate, earning his best support among some of Trump’s weakest groups. Here’s... Read more
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The Atlantic
Three Lanes to the Finish of the Republican RaceMANCHESTER, New Hampshire—The Republican presidential race was in the process o
Three Lanes to the Finish of the Republican Race
The Atlantic / Posted 3 days ago
MANCHESTER, New Hampshire—The Republican presidential race was in the process of consolidating when it hit a jarring speed bump in a debate on Saturday night. After last week’s Iowa caucus, a growing number of Republican strategists had expressed... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Buyers borrow more at year endWASHINGTON -- U.S. consumers in December increased their borrowing at the faste
Buyers borrow more at year end
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON -- U.S. consumers in December increased their borrowing at the fastest pace in three months. The result suggests that consumer spending should remain strong in the coming months. Borrowing expanded $21.3 billion in December, the strongest... Read more
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Providence Business News
Consumer comfort in U.S. little changed near three-month highWASHINGTON - Consumer confidence cooled in the final week of January as America
Consumer comfort in U.S. little changed near three-month high
Providence Business News / Posted 6 days ago
WASHINGTON - Consumer confidence cooled in the final week of January as American households tempered their views about the economy and their finances. The Bloomberg Consumer Comfort Index eased to 44.2 in the period ended Jan. 31 from a three-month... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Great Democratic Age GapBernie Sanders answered two important questions with his strong showing in Iowa
The Great Democratic Age Gap
The Atlantic / Posted 7 days ago
Bernie Sanders answered two important questions with his strong showing in Iowa. But, despite his impressive finish, he’ll need to answer two more to truly threaten Hillary Clinton for the Democratic presidential nomination. The most powerful lesson... Read more
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ABC News
Schisms Carve the Iowa Contests, Leaving a Murky Political CalculusSchisms galore marked the Iowa caucuses, with enough divisions in the Republica
Schisms Carve the Iowa Contests, Leaving a Murky Political Calculus
ABC News / Posted 8 days ago
Schisms galore marked the Iowa caucuses, with enough divisions in the Republican and Democratic parties to make the contests look like a political calculus class. In the Republican race, three competing groups emerged: Voters focused on values, who... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Competing Democratic CoalitionsNEWTON, Iowa—The speakers blared Katy Perry and Taylor Swift as the modest crow
The Competing Democratic Coalitions
The Atlantic / Posted 9 days ago
NEWTON, Iowa—The speakers blared Katy Perry and Taylor Swift as the modest crowd waited for Hillary Clinton to arrive at a rally in a middle-school gymnasium here last Thursday. But a more age-appropriate choice for the mostly gray-haired audience... Read more
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The Atlantic
The New Republican Fault LineDES MOINES, Iowa—Like a previously undiscovered earthquake fault, Donald Trump’
The New Republican Fault Line
The Atlantic / Posted 10 days ago
DES MOINES, Iowa—Like a previously undiscovered earthquake fault, Donald Trump’s presidential campaign is threatening to fracture the Republican electoral coalition along new lines. In the process he could disrupt both the demographic and geographic... Read more
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Slate
The Republican Party Is a Failed State, and Donald Trump Is Its WarlordWho's winning, who's losing, and why. People who call themselves leaders of th
The Republican Party Is a Failed State, and Donald Trump Is Its Warlord
Slate / Posted 12 days ago
Who's winning, who's losing, and why. People who call themselves leaders of the Republican Party—politicians, donors, strategists, elders—are panicking over an impending disaster. Donald Trump and Sen. Ted Cruz are about to roll through the Iowa... Read more
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ABC News
The Note: Does Donald Trump Have An Empty Podium Problem?By MICHAEL FALCONE --TRUMP CAMPAIGN MANAGER SAYS THE DONALD IS 'NOT AFRAID' TO
The Note: Does Donald Trump Have An Empty Podium Problem?
ABC News / Posted 14 days ago
By MICHAEL FALCONE --TRUMP CAMPAIGN MANAGER SAYS THE DONALD IS 'NOT AFRAID' TO DEBATE:Donald Trump's campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, says that the candidate isn't afraid of Thursday night's debate. "He’s not afraid to take a question," he told... Read more
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ABC News
The Note: Trump, Ted and The Ticking Clock to Iowa--TRUMP SAYS CRUZ IS TELLING 'LIE AFTER LIE': Less than one week before the piv
The Note: Trump, Ted and The Ticking Clock to Iowa
ABC News / Posted 15 days ago
--TRUMP SAYS CRUZ IS TELLING 'LIE AFTER LIE': Less than one week before the pivotal Iowa caucuses, Republican front-runner Donald Trump said that his rival Sen. Ted Cruz is "just saying lie after lie" about his record. "He’s so nervous," Trump told... Read more
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Providence Business News
Americans’ expectations about economy brightened in JanuaryWASHINGTON - Almost a third of Americans said in January that the economy was i
Americans’ expectations about economy brightened in January
Providence Business News / Posted 20 days ago
WASHINGTON - Almost a third of Americans said in January that the economy was improving, helping to boost expectations to a seven-month high even as sentiment around current conditions withered. A measure tracking the economic outlook climbed to 47... Read more
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New York Magazine
Mitt Romney’s Voters May Not Save the GOP After AllDon't look now, but Trump is doing well among the non-Evangelical voters Mitt w
Mitt Romney’s Voters May Not Save the GOP After All
New York Magazine / Posted 20 days ago
Don't look now, but Trump is doing well among the non-Evangelical voters Mitt won to beat Santorum. Photo: Darren McCollester/Getty Images; Scott Olson/Getty Images The bedtime story that "Establishment" Republicans read to themselves after days... Read more
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The Atlantic
Will These Voters Decide the Republican Primary?GOP pres­id­en­tial lead­ers Don­ald Trump and Ted Cruz may have their battle d
Will These Voters Decide the Republican Primary?
The Atlantic / Posted 22 days ago
GOP pres­id­en­tial lead­ers Don­ald Trump and Ted Cruz may have their battle decided by voters at the in­ter­sec­tion of their com­pet­ing strengths: work­ing-class Re­pub­lic­ans who are also evan­gel­ic­al Chris­ti­ans. Those blue-col­lar... Read more
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Providence Business News
Consumer comfort in U.S. improved last week to three-month highWASHINGTON - Consumer confidence in the U.S. last week reached a three-month hi
Consumer comfort in U.S. improved last week to three-month high
Providence Business News / Posted 27 days ago
WASHINGTON - Consumer confidence in the U.S. last week reached a three-month high, driven by a more upbeat assessment of the world’s largest economy. The Bloomberg Consumer Comfort Index inched up to 44.4 in the period ended Jan. 10, from 44.2 the... Read more
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ABC News
The Note: When Chelsea Attacks--CLINTON DEFENDS DAUGHTER’S ATTACKS AGAINST BERNIE SANDERS: Hillary Clinton th
The Note: When Chelsea Attacks
ABC News / Posted 28 days ago
--CLINTON DEFENDS DAUGHTER’S ATTACKS AGAINST BERNIE SANDERS: Hillary Clinton this morning defended her daughter’s attacks against her Democratic challenger Bernie Sanders’ single-payer health care plan, despite criticism the remark was inaccurate.... Read more
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