The $40 million effort has support from McAuliffe, most GOP lawmakers and business leaders.
Polls are closing in most of the Granite State now, and the rest will be closed in 36 more minutes. So what are everyone’s expectations: On the Dems, Sanders 58/Clinton 38/Other 4 On the Republicans: Trump 35, a Governor 19, and a 5 way tie for 3rd place between 7 and 10 What say ye
The Republican candidates who scorn President Obama for ravaging the military and strangling its cash flow should take a close look at his budget for 2017. Released Tuesday by the White House and the Pentagon, it falls only a few billion dollars short of the largest defense budget since the start of the century—and that slightly bigger budget was Obama’s as well.
The candidates react as the results of Tuesday's first-in-the-nation primary come in
Republican Mike Huckabee and Democrat Martin O'Malley had dropped out by midnight on caucus night, and Rand Paul and Rick Santorum weren't far behind. Candidate Bill Clinton masterfully framed his second-place finish in New Hampshire...Show More Summary
One of the prime questions to be answered by today's New Hampshire primary is whether Marco Rubio was seriously damaged by Chris Christie's verbal assault during Saturday's debate between the rivals for the Republican presidential nomination. Bizarrely, Rubio returned to the same talking point...
Last week, we told you how Republican Dallas Justice of the Peace Bill Metzger posted on Facebook that he refuses to officiate same-sex weddings, which would be a blatant violation of both federal law and Texas’ Judicial Code of Ethics. Now, we… Read The post Anti-Gay Dallas Judge Hints That He’ll Cave, Marry Same-Sex Couples – VIDEO appeared first on Towleroad.
The early reports from the ground in New Hampshire indicate a massive voter turnout, likely a record, particularly on the Republican side. According to exit polling data, undeclared voters (which make up the largest bloc of New Hampshire...Show More Summary
The first exits polls are out, and most Republican voters were undecided until a few days ago. Moreover, the most recent GOP debates proved to be...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Opposition from a group of Senate Republicans is dealing a severe blow to a criminal justice overhaul in the Senate, with one lawmaker calling the legislation "a massive social experiment in criminal leniency."
Early exit polls in New Hampshire find that nearly half of Republican primary voters say they finally picked their candidate only within the last few days, or after Saturday’s Republican presidential debate, according to ABC News. Also interesting: Nearly half [...]
If a Republican state senator in Georgia gets his way, recipients of temporary reprieve from deportation would be more easily identified as undocumented -- by putting their immigration status on their driving privilege cards. The state...Show More Summary
Speaking on Fox Business Network on Tuesday, Republican presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson said that he would consider being the running mate...
At last Saturday's Republican debate, Donald Trump said he was super pro-torture and would "do worse than waterboarding." Eric Trump, The Donald's kid (but not the one The Donald said he would date) went on Fox News to talk about his...Show More Summary
Half a million New Hampshire residents are expected to cast their votes in the first-in-the-nation primary before the polls close on Tuesday. Democratic Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders and Republican front-runner Donald Trump are hoping to come out of the competitive primary with their first wins in the 2016 presidential season. Show More Summary
New Hampshire voters stood in long lines Tuesday to register their favorites in a fiercely contested Republican primary that could clarify the race but seemed more likely to introduce an added layer of uncertainty. By late morning, the snow that buried the state on election eve was cleared off...
More from Trail Guide Feb. 8 Candidates make final appeals as New Hampshire primary nears Feb. 7 Donald Trump is stuck on Jeb Bush like a dog with a bone, and he's not letting go Feb. 6 Republican debate wrapped, a good night for governors Feb. 5 Democratic debate draws little interest from viewers...
Congressional Republicans have already declared the president's final budget proposal dead on arrival. But here are three benefits you're likely to get out of it once the battle is resolved.
A bill in Iowa proposed today by Republican State Rep. Peter Cownie would expand the state's current medical marijuana law and would open up the...
Jim Manley: I don't know why Elizabeth Warren is holding back. A lengthy Democratic primary process is more to Republicans' advantage than to Democrats'.