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While Hillary Struggles, Trump clinches GOP nomination

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Donald Trump has all the delegates he needs to clinch the GOP nomination while Hillary just can’t find a way to put Bernie to bed. Citing interviews with unbound delegates, the Associated Press is reporting that Mr. Trump has the nomination in the bag. Trump was put over the top in the Associated Press delegate count by a small number ...

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Mitt Romney leading conservative effort to block Trump

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Mitt Romney is heading a group of conservatives attempting to stop Donald Trump from winning the election. Romney is working with the Weekly Standard’s Bill Kristol, former Red State blogger Erick Erickson and a host of GOP consultants, fundraisers and establishment types to find a candidate to run third-party against Trump. The group believes that if they can field a ...

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Speaker Ryan and Donald Trump release joint statement after meeting

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Donald Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan released a joint statement on their websites talking up Thursday’s meeting as “a very positive step toward unification.” The United States cannot afford another four years of the Obama White House, which is what Hillary Clinton represents. That is why it’s critical that Republicans unite around our shared principles, advance a conservative agenda, ...

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Trump won’t take public financing for his campaign

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In a Tuesday interview with the Associated Press, Donald Trump said he would forego public funds for his campaign. Accepting the public funds would eliminate the need for Trump to have a large fundraising operation, but would also limit the amount he would be able to spend against Hillary’s well-funded campaign. Trump also said that he did not “like the idea ...

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Feminist Group ‘UltraViolet’ Pressures Amazon.com to dump Trump

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According to a New York Post article, a rabid feminist group is claiming to represent Amazon’s shareholders while demanding that the retail giant not sell Trump  merchandise. A group claiming to represent 1,500 Amazon shareholders has asked CEO Jeff Bezos to stop selling Donald Trump ties, shirts and other products on the giant retail site. The group making the claim is ...

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Trump won’t announce VP pick before the GOP convention

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Presumptive republican nominee Donald Trump says that he doesn’t intend to announce his running mate before the GOP convention. Trump has said that the list has been narrowed to 5 or 6 people that are all very seasoned politicians. Donald’s reasoning for picking a politico is that he’ll need help navigating D.C.’s ways of getting things done and because “politicians ...

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Paul Ryan to step down as Convention Chair if Trump asks

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After House Speaker Paul Ryan met with editorial staff at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, one of the Sentinel’s columnists shared that Ryan would step down if asked. .@SpeakerRyan on whether he'd step down as convention chair if Trump asks: I'll do whatever he asks me to do @MSpicuzzaMJS @journalsentinel — Christian Schneider (@Schneider_CM) May 9, 2016 The tweet was confirmed by ...

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Trump names Christie to lead transition team

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(New York, NY) May 9, 2016 – Today Donald J. Trump announced Governor Chris Christie (R-NJ) will serve as Transition Team Chairman. Mr. Trump is the presumptive Presidential nominee for the Republican Party and continues to take critical steps to gear up for the general election against potential Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton, or whoever. Mr. Trump stated, “Governor Christie is ...

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