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Friday, Feb 12, 2016 at 03:50 PM PST

Sanders' Commitment to Obama Questioned

Sanders' Commitment to Obama Questioned

As Hillary Clinton traveled to a black community in South Carolina, her African-American allies in Congress seized upon comments the Vermont senator made at the debate insinuating that race relations would...

Friday, Feb 12, 2016 at 02:00 PM PST

Gilmore Ends White House Bid, Will Support GOP Nominee

Gilmore Ends White House Bid, Will Support GOP Nominee

Republican Jim Gilmore has suspended his longshot bid for the presidency, the former Virginia governor announced on his Facebook page Friday. Gilmore, 66, entered the race last summer but found himself in...

Friday, Feb 12, 2016 at 03:39 PM PST

Donald Trump Threatens 'Birther' Lawsuit Against Ted Cruz

Donald Trump Threatens 'Birther' Lawsuit Against Ted Cruz

Donald Trump has long questioned whether Sen. Ted Cruz, who was born in Canada, is eligible to be president. Now, Trump is threatening to sue Cruz over it. Trump says Cruz may not be a natural born citizen, one...

Friday, Feb 12, 2016 at 12:57 PM PST

Ted Cruz's New Ad Lets Kids Dump on Trump

Ted Cruz's New Ad Lets Kids Dump on Trump

A playful new political attack ad that compares Donald Trump to a child joins a long political tradition of using kids to make a presidential point. Called "Playing Trump," Sen.

Friday, Feb 12, 2016 at 11:37 AM PST

Sen. Cruz Relents, Ambassadors to Sweden and Norway Confirmed

Sen. Cruz Relents, Ambassadors to Sweden and Norway Confirmed

The Senate on Friday moved to confirm a handful of ambassadors and State Department officials, including the American ambassadors to Sweden and Norway after Republican presidential candidate Sen.

Friday, Feb 12, 2016 at 10:11 AM PST

Bernie Sanders Ad Features Daughter of Eric Garner

Bernie Sanders Ad Features Daughter of Eric Garner

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders released a new campaign ad Thursday that prominently features the daughter of Eric Garner, a New York man who died in 2014 after being placed in a chokehold by a...

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