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Countdown to the GOP convention

Campaign 2016 | Trump’s opponents prepare to make their last stand
by Kent Covington & Nick Eicher
Posted 7/13/16, 01:51 pm

Donald Trump is gearing up for next week’s Republican National Convention and perhaps preparing to make a major announcement.  

Speaking with Fox News on Tuesday, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich said an announcement of Trump’s choice for a vice presidential running mate could come as early as today or tomorrow: “Certainly no later than Friday, because they’re going to want to dominate the news with the new vice-presidential selection.”

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Empty coffers in the Trump campaign

Campaign 2016 | Latest federal filing shows financial woes for Team Trump
by Kent Covington & J.C. Derrick
Posted 6/22/16, 02:19 pm

Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump by 6 points in an average of recent national polls, and the numbers are trending in her direction. But recent polls have suggested Trump has the edge on at least one key issue: the economy.

Clinton was no doubt aware of that fact Tuesday when she took aim at Trump in Columbus, Ohio.

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Evangelical leaders organize meeting with Donald Trump

Campaign 2016
by Kent Covington & Nick Eicher
Posted 5/25/16, 02:35 pm

Many polls have suggested presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has done well with evangelical voters. But when you dig down, you find more frequent church attenders are much more skeptical. WORLD’s monthly survey of about 100 evangelical insiders has shown a great deal of resistance to Trump. And according to recent reports, he’s hoping to do something about that. 

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