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GOP Debate Takeaways: Rubio shaken, Trump not stirred

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — There have been no higher stakes on a Republican debate stage in the 2016 campaign for president than there were Saturday night. 996 more words

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What issues will the candidates talk about during the GOP debate?

MANCHESTER, N.H. (WWLP) – New Hampshire voters go to the polls in just a couple of days, and a substantial number of them still haven’t made up their minds. 194 more words

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A chat with Chris Corbett about Iowa and New Hampshire next 

Guest:   Chris Corbett, DFW conservative activist, joins me for a look back at Iowa and a forward to New Hampshire………..the Cruz victory in Iowa and the Rubio surge……..what happened to Trump and is Carson correct about the story that he was going home to Florida………….the Sanders-Clinton results in Iowa are still under dispute……….what happens in New Hampshire? 36 more words

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A look at the Iowa vote the day after with Barry Casselman 

Guest: Barry Casselman, The Prairie Editor, joins me for a look back at Iowa’s vote………the polls were wrong……….a sequence of polls had Mr Trump beating Senator Cruz from 3-7 points….in fact the RCP average had Trump up by 4……on the Democrat side, the Sanders-Clinton vote was a tie……there were 6 coin flips to decide delegates……..overall, Cruz had a big night because of a superb organization……Trump underperformed because he had no organization…………Rubio turned on lots of voters in the last 72 hours……they are now off to New Hampshire and that’s a totally different landscape…….Kasich is doing well in NH and could be in the final 4…….we will see next week……….and other election 2016 stories……..Click to listen: 19 more words

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A pre-caucus chat about the voters in Iowa

Guest: Professor Daniel Bonevac, University of Texas, joins us for a look at the Iowa 2016 caucus and the candidates……issues driving the electorate…….Sanders vs Clinton has turned into quite a race…….the latest poll has Clinton up by 3………..on the GOP side, the latest poll has Trump leading Cruz and Rubio………..the poll also indicates that 40% of the voters may change their minds………something similar happened in 2012 and 2008 when Santorum and Huckabee surprised in the last 48 hours……..we will also look at the Clinton emails scandal and what it mean for the general election……….plus other stories…. 22 more words

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The Democrats 2016: Silly vs Phony

(My new American Thinker post)

Two nights of Clinton/Sanders!  How can any serious person watch this?  

On one side, Senator Sanders is preaching a populist message that wouldn’t pass a Democrat Congress.  411 more words

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