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PODCAST | In Washington There Is No Truth And No Consequences

Listen now | I wanted to talk a little bit about honesty and government. It makes me cringe to use those two words in the same sentence, especially when we're talking about the federal government.

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On ObamaCare: Ted Cruz Was Exactly Right All Along

Republicans vilified Ted Cruz for shutting down government in 2013 to stop ObamaCare. Turns out he was absolutely right to do so.

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Ted Cruz doesn't endorse Trump, then upstaged by him - CNNPolitics.com

Ted Cruz sensationally withheld an endorsement of Donald Trump at the Republican National Convention on Wednesday, earning a chorus of boos from the floor before he was upstaged by a power play by the GOP nominee himself.

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BREAKING: Ted Cruz drops out of presidential race - POLITICO

“We gave it everything we’ve got, but the voters chose another path."

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Cruz to name Fiorina as VP running mate - POLITICO

Ted Cruz will announce Wednesday that Carly Fiorina will be his vice presidential nominee if he's the Republican party's pick for president, according to two sources with knowledge of the announcement.

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No, Trump is Not over 50% Nationally | RedState

Share on Facebook 1 1 SHARES Trump’s supporters, who are among the most credulous people on earth (which is the main reason they are Trump supporters) have been touting a poll which purportedly shows that Trump is above 50% nationally. Actually, it

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Ted Cruz: Tracy Flick With a D-Ck

Ted Cruz believes he deserves to win, God chose him to win -- and if he starts to lose, well, then he’ll cheat.…

Politics | 2024 Election

John Kasich Will Be the Republican Nominee for President

The writing’s on the wall in the Republican Party: John Kasich will be the Party’s nominee in 2016, with Marco Rubio as his running mate. Only the media’s delight at continued Trumpian drama is keeping politicos and pundits from coast to coast from stating the obvious.

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Cruz’s Indignation Is Justified: Trump Has Scraped New Lows

Trump scraped new lows with his insult to Cruz’s wife and his ambivalent response to a scurrilous tabloid report about Cruz, whose indignation is entirely justified.

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Chuck Todd: There’s more evidence that Trump planted the Nat. Enquirer story… » The Right Scoop -

Yesterday on Meet The Press Chuck Todd pointed out that Trump used an LBJ tactic of suggesting he hoped the National Enquirer story wasn’t true while trying to fan the flames of the smear. Bu…

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Exclusive: Marco Rubio rejected 'unity ticket' with Ted Cruz - POLITICO

Utah Sen. Mike Lee sought to arrange a shotgun wedding of his two Senate colleagues, but Rubio wasn't interested.

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Unelectable: Trump's Unfavorable Rating Spikes to 67 Percent Nationally

We've written about Donald Trump's uniquely terrible general election fundamentals before, as a complement to his worst-in-the-field numbers versus Hillary Clinton.

Politics | Donald Trump

Trump Field Offices Feature Busts of the Candidate's Head

Remember that silly, naive, delusional Obama worship in 2007 and 2008? Remember how his campaign office featured that giant tapestry of his face, watching over everyone?

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Add Another Yuuge Failure to Trump’s Pile: The Trump Network

Donald Trump found a questionable business selling a pseudoscientific product, gave it his imprimatur, and used it to prey on people looking for help.

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Donald Trump Is Hillary Clinton’s Best Hope

Trump supporters opposed to bailouts ought to think twice before casting their vote. They’re about to bail out the Democrats.

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How to cool down Donald Trump - The Washington Post

Trump’s supporters like him — not what pass for his “ideas.”

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Donald Trump Is Melting Down

It looks like Donald Trump is unraveling. After months where his Republican competitors treated him with kid gloves — often afraid to tangle with him on the debate stage and foolishly spending hundreds of millions of donor dollars attacking one another — Trump is now experiencing a real presidential race.

Politics | 2024 Election

Why The Republican Convention Will Decide the Nomination

TThe race for the Republican nomination is going to the convention. It must sound strange to hear that — given that this perennial contingency never gets past political-nerd fan fiction. It certainly feels strange to write it. But that’s where we’re headed.

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AP delegate count: Trump not yet on track to win nomination

WASHINGTON (AP) — Despite Donald Trump's string of Super Tuesday victories, the billionaire businessman must do even better in upcoming primaries to claim the Republican presidential nomination before the party's national…

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Trump racks up 5 Super Tuesday wins; Cruz wins Texas, Oklahoma

Donald Trump, Ted Cruz, and Marco Rubio began managing expectations Tuesday ahead of nominating contests in 11 states that could set the stage for the end of the Republican presidential race.

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Cruz and Rubio Must Take Down Trump at Tonight’s Debate

Tonight’s debate has to be the beginning of Trump’s downfall.

Politics | 2024 Election

Surprise: Trump Falls Behind Cruz in National NBC/WSJ Poll

Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump has fallen behind Ted Cruz nationally, a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll finds.

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5 takeaways from New Hampshire

Trump delivers, Clinton's in real trouble and Sanders had better brace for scrutiny.

Politics | From the HuffPost

Ted Cruz's Latest Mailer Is Almost Too Much To Be Believed

A liberal group has filed a complaint, arguing the mailer violates Texas law.

Politics | 2024 Election

Ben Carson Campaign Releases Tape of Ted Cruz Worker Spreading Rumors - First Draft. Political News, Now. - The New York

The Carson campaign released an audio recording in which Mr. Cruz’s staff members tell Iowa caucus precinct captains that Mr. Carson was dropping out of the race.

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How Would the Supreme Court Rule on Ted Cruz's Eligibility Question?

This is a legal memorandum about a subject in the headlines—whether Senator Ted Cruz is eligible to be president.

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G.O.P. Presidential Hopefuls Gird for a Month of Mud-Flinging - The New York Times

Supporters of Senator Marco Rubio, Senator Ted Cruz, Jeb Bush and Mike Huckabee are poised to unleash a wave of ferocious attacks before the Iowa caucuses and New Hampshire primary.

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Bardem, Cruz walk back Israel criticism

Hollywood power couple had signed open letter from some of Spain's artists condemning 'genocide' in Gaza