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Decision day in New Hampshire

Campaign 2016 | Trump leads big, but will a vulgar slur cost him votes?
by Kent Covington & Lynde Langdon
Posted 2/09/16, 10:39 am

Presidential candidates in New Hampshire this week insisted today’s primary vote was up for grabs, but polls continue to show Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders have the state locked down.

For the Republicans, the latest average of polls show Trump with 31 percent of the primary vote—more than twice the support of his closest competitor, Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida, who has 14 percent.

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Rand Paul exits presidential race

Campaign 2016
by Kent Covington & Nick Eicher
Posted 2/03/16, 10:20 am

Following a disappointing showing in Iowa, Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., announced this morning he is dropping out of the presidential race. But he will continue campaigning—to keep his Senate seat.

“The fight is far from over,” he said. “I will continue to carry the torch for liberty in the United States Senate, and I look forward to earning the privilege to represent the people of Kentucky for another term.”

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Thursday's GOP debate could be open season on Trump

Campaign 2016
by Kent Covington & Nick Eicher
Posted 1/27/16, 01:10 pm

The staff of The World and Everything in It has profiled 22 possible 2016 presidential candidates in its “White House Wednesday” series. Now they take a look at who’s ahead and who’s making moves as the primaries get closer.

 Donald Trump grabbed headlines this morning for boycotting Thursday night’s Republican debate on Fox News because Megyn Kelly was chosen as the moderator.

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