Decision 2012

Dump Trump movement preparing fight at GOP convention

The movement to dump Donald Trump from the GOP ticket is gaining followers among delegates to next month's Republican National Convention, an effort that could tarnish Trump's coronation even if it... Read more »

June 22, 2016


Trump verbal volleys leave jarred GOP bracing for convention

If Donald Trump's Republican Party were a family and its national convention a reunion, a therapist might say there are issues to resolve. Read more »

June 18, 2016


Trump's new Obama claims thrust him into uncharted territory

Donald Trump's latest accusation against President Barack Obama — that he's putting U.S. enemies ahead of America's own people — is thrusting him into uncharted territory for the... Read more »

June 15, 2016


Clinton, Sanders look to mobilize complacent Calif. voters

Sue LaVaccare is fighting "the California complacency." Read more »

June 1, 2016


Trump, Clinton win Washington's presidential primaries

Donald Trump handily won Washington state's Republican presidential primary Tuesday, even as he shared the ballot with three other candidates who had already dropped out of the contest. Read more »

May 24, 2016


Sanders: Democratic convention could be 'messy'

Bernie Sanders predicted Monday that the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia could be "messy" as he pushed the party to adopt his progressive agenda, but added: "Democracy is not always... Read more »

May 23, 2016


Sanders relying on Oregon to help keep campaign alive

With the final hours of Oregon's Tuesday presidential primary approaching, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders says he is banking on his strong base of progressive Oregonian supporters to help him beat the... Read more »

May 16, 2016


Clinton widens delegate lead at Nevada Democratic convention

Hillary Clinton will maintain her comfortable Nevada delegate lead after turning out more supporters to the Nevada State Democratic Caucus than Bernie Sanders did. Read more »

May 14, 2016


Trump rails against delegate system; Clinton looks to Pa.

Hillary Clinton, the nearly unstoppable Democrat, and Republican front-runner Donald Trump accelerated Wednesday toward Northeast primaries on an increasingly direct path to presidential... Read more »

April 20, 2016


New York primary brings campaign tension to a boil again

As Democrats readied for their first debate-stage clash in a month, Florida officials declared Thursday they would not prosecute Donald Trump's campaign manager for misdemeanor battery, the latest... Read more »

April 14, 2016

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2016 hopefuls look East, West for delegate support

Looking both East and West for support, Republican presidential candidates angled Saturday to pick up more delegates in Colorado while at the same time bidding for favor a half-continent away in... Read more »

April 9, 2016


Ted Cruz adds 21 delegates with Colorado sweep

Sen. Ted Cruz continued his Colorado winning streak Friday, locking up the support of 21 total delegates to the Republican National Convention, representing a majority of the delegates Colorado... Read more »

April 8, 2016


Cruz, Sanders emerge victorious in Wisconsin primaries

Republican Ted Cruz stormed to a commanding victory in Wisconsin Tuesday, denting front-runner Donald Trump's chances of capturing the GOP nomination before the party's convention. Bernie Sanders... Read more »

April 5, 2016


Cruz says North Dakota could decide Republican convention

Presidential hopeful Ted Cruz told attendees at the North Dakota Republican convention Saturday that their presidential delegates could decide the nomination. Read more »

April 2, 2016


Trump 'catering' to GOP, wants broader coalition

Donald Trump wants voters to know his message to the disaffected isn't meant for Republicans alone. Read more »

April 2, 2016


War on women? GOP silent as Trump sounds off on abortion

Frustrated Republicans grappled with new fears about Donald Trump's impact on their party Wednesday, as the billionaire businessman's campaign rivals targeted his punitive plan for fighting... Read more »

March 30, 2016


Rubio working to play a role at GOP national convention

Marco Rubio is working to play a role at the Republican National Convention even as his rivals scramble to pick off convention delegates claimed by the Florida senator before he suspended his... Read more »

March 29, 2016


Trump looks to decertify Louisiana delegates

Donald Trump's presidential campaign said Monday it plans to challenge Louisiana's electoral delegate selection, a day after the GOP candidate threatened to sue over the possibility that the... Read more »

March 28, 2016


Debate night: Insults flying once more despite pledges

Picking up right where they left off, Donald Trump, Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio barked fresh rounds of insults at each other in a Republican presidential debate Thursday night that also featured a... Read more »

March 3, 2016


Clinton expands lead in delegates despite Sanders' win in NH

Despite Bernie Sanders' win in New Hampshire, Hillary Clinton is adding to her big lead among the delegates who will choose the Democratic nominee for president. Read more »

Feb. 19, 2016


Exit polls: Dems trust Sanders more than Clinton

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders won the New Hampshire Democratic primary after convincing voters that he was more honest and trustworthy than former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, according to... Read more »

Feb. 9, 2016


Democrats get Obama pep talk, face long odds

House Democrats are heading home from their annual issues retreat energized by a pep talk by President Barack Obama but facing steep odds of reclaiming the majority that delivered Obama his... Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016


Trump proposals risk deepening GOP rift on immigration

Donald Trump has exposed anew the deep rift inside the Republican Party on immigration, a break between its past and the country's future the party itself has said it must bridge if the GOP ever... Read more »

Aug. 27, 2015


Obama health care law survives second Supreme Court fight

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The Supreme Court sent a clear message Thursday that President Barack Obama's health care overhaul is here to stay, rejecting a major challenge that would have imperiled the landmark law and health... Read more »

June 25, 2015


Rick Santorum launching second White House run

Rick Santorum, an aggressive advocate for conservative family values, will launch a second bid for president on Wednesday, a spokesman said. Read more »

May 27, 2015


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