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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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What winning New York means for Trump and the GOP

Campaign 2016 | Boost in delegates propels billionaire businessman closer to an outright nomination victory
by Kent Covington & Nick Eicher
Posted 4/20/16, 12:38 pm

After weeks of missteps, a loss in Wisconsin, getting outmaneuvered in the delegate selection process out West, and a shakeup on his campaign team, Donald Trump roared back last night.

Trump added substantially to his lead in the race for the Republican nomination for president, winning the primary in New York by more than 30 percentage points. He has forward momentum in the five states that vote next week: Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, and Rhode Island.

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What a contested GOP convention could look like

Campaign 2016
by Kent Covington & Nick Eicher
Posted 4/06/16, 12:53 pm

After his win in the Wisconsin primary Tuesday night, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, insisted he could win the Republican nomination for president, one way or another.

“I am more and more convinced that our campaign is going to earn the 1,237 delegates needed to win the Republican nomination,” Cruz said in his victory speech. “Either before Cleveland or at the convention in Cleveland, together we will win a majority of the delegates and together we will beat Hillary Clinton in November.”

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