Rand Paul’s New Mission: Take Down Trump

Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul said Monday he is ready to refocus his presidential campaign on attempting to take down Republican front-runner Donald Trump. On a conference call with reporters, Paul, whose campaign has languished in the polls amid tepid fundraising and a shifting politics on national security issues, said he is planning to expose Trump as “an empty suit full […]

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Trump Towers Over Republican Rivals in New Poll

But can’t compete with leading Democrat Hillary Clinton in a head-to-head matchup A new poll finds business mogul Donald Trump leading the crowded field of contenders for the Republican presidential nomination for the first time, but falling short when matched up against Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton. The USA Today/Suffolk University placed Trump first among Republicans with 17% of those surveyed […]

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Hispanic Leaders Say Republican Party Must Condemn Trump

Some Republican candidates are avoiding the issue (WASHINGTON) — Hispanic leaders are warning of harm to Republican White House hopes unless the party’s presidential contenders do more to condemn Donald Trump, a businessman turned presidential candidate who’s refusing to apologize for calling Mexican immigrants rapists and drug dealers. Trump’s comments, delivered in his announcement speech last month, have haunted the […]

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Trump Suggests Obama Is Behind Trump University Lawsuit

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman filed suit Saturday against “Trump University,” the professional development program bearing the New York real estate mogul Donald Trump’s name, seeking $40 million in damages for alleged fraud. Trump, who for years raised questions about the birth status of President Barack Obama—even after the president released his birth certificate—characteristically suggested that Obama had ordered […]

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