hillary-clinton-leads-donald-trump

BY SAMANTHA PAGE _ – – –  Now that the results from Super Tuesday are in, we can officially pivot to considering Donald Trump as the most likely Republican presidential nominee. November will see a Trump v. Clinton or a Trump v. Sanders face-off, barring a few, impressively over-analyzed scenarios. With that in mind, ThinkProgress wanted […]

ted_cruz7-620x412

by DAN MCLAUGHLIN  – – – Ted Cruz is not a lot of people’s cup of tea. For moderate Republicans and Republican-leaning independents — not just ideological moderates but people of a moderate, gradualist temperament — voting for Ted Cruz is just about the last thing they came into this primary season thinking of doing. […]

Immigration14

By Glenn Minnis – – – – Immigrants all over the country find themselves in the same place. Data shows a growing movement among the 8.8 million immigrants eligible to become naturalized citizens aimed at assuring that they have met all the requirements mandated to participate in the upcoming 2016 presidential election. With the chasm between Democrats […]

turmp prey for clinton

BY AARON RUPAR – – – – At the very end of a news conference commemorating his absurdly dominant Tuesday night performance, Donald Trump accused Hillary Clinton of playing “the women’s card” and said, “If [she] were a man, I don’t think she’d get five percent of the vote.” Hours later, Trump did the Wednesday morning cable […]

Republican presidential candidate, Carly Fiorina speaks at the Road to Majority 2015 convention in Washington, Saturday, June 20, 2015.    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

By DAN SCHNUR – – – – Dan Schnur is director of the University of Southern California’s Unruh Institute of Politics and was communications director for John McCain’s 2000 presidential campaign. He is on Twitter: @DanSchnur. Ted Cruz’s decision to announce Carly Fiorina as his running mate right now is an act of desperation. But it is a […]

hillary-clinton-leads-donald-trump

By JANET HOOK – – – – Young voters favor Hillary Clinton for president over Donald Trump by a landslide margin, a new poll of 18- to 29-year-olds finds, and their interest in any Republican for president has dropped significantly over the last year of campaigning. The new youth poll by Harvard’s Institute of Politics found […]

western_republican_democrat
Republican Convention

And what the 1976 GOP primary reveals about the fight for delegates. By Clare Malone – – – – On Friday, May 7, 1976, President Gerald Ford received a note from his Chief of Staff, Dick Cheney, asking him to make a phone call that weekend. Cheney’s memo to the president listed the number of a […]

Cruz_Sanders

  Dan Schnur is director of the University of Southern California’s Unruh Institute of Politics and was communications director for John McCain’s 2000 presidential campaign. He is on Twitter: @DanSchnur. For Ted Cruz and Bernie Sanders, April has become the cruelest month. Their stirringvictories in the Wisconsin primary were only three weeks ago, but the election calendar’s […]

dems_Sanders_Clinton

By RANDY YEIP – – –

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 390 other followers