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Sen. Rand Paul drops out of Presidential Race

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Rand Paul suspended his bid for the Republican presidential nomination on Wednesday. Having fared poorly – although better than expected –  in Iowa and seeing dim prospects in New Hampshire and South Carolina, Senator Rand Paul announced Wednesday that he is dropping out of the race. “It’s been an incredible honor to run a principled campaign for the White House. ...

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Fox News Official Candidate Lineup for the Jan 28 Debate

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A few surprises have surfaced for Thursday night as Fox released the candidate lineup. The participants qualifying for the prime-time, 9 p.m. ET debate are: Billionaire businessman Trump; Texas Sen. Ted Cruz; Florida Sen. Marco Rubio; retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson; former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush; New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie; Ohio Gov. John Kasich; and Kentucky Sen. Paul.   While ...

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The new nominee for the worst political ad: Rand Paul’s ‘Audit the Ted’ [video]

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Carly Fiorina’s strange ‘puppy’ ad held the top spot as the worst political ad of the season until Rand Paul released this no-budget wonder… and what the heck is with the British accents? The characters make reference to someone named Ted Kruzz who missed a failed vote to audit the federal reserve.  If Rand blew the remainder of his campaign ...

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Rand Paul goes full-on echo chamber during GOP debate

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The rules for the January 14, 2016  GOP debate eliminated Rand Paul from the main stage along with Carly Fiorina and Rick Santorum based on … the number of people that might actually vote for them. Carly and Rick attended the undercard debate anyway while Rand Paul pounded his fists, kicked and screamed and ran off to … Twitter to hold his ...

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Paul, Fiorina cut from Thursday’s GOP debate main event

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Rand Paul and Carly Fiorina didn’t make the cut for the 6th GOP debate main stage. Stricter polling criteria down-selected the main debate attendees to seven candidates: Donald Trump, Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio, Ben Carson, Chris Christie, Jeb Bush, and John Kasich. Four candidates will be invited to the ‘undercard’ pre-debate debate: Fiorina, Paul, Huckabee and Santorum, but Sen. Paul has ...

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Substantive FOX Business Debate Largely Fair, “Soft” to Liberal Media

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Both of Tuesday night’s GOP debates finally fulfilled a criteria promised by all networks which have hosted one- they actually discussed the issues. Most candidates actually delved into the specifics of their tax plan, citing specific rates they would assess and loopholes they would close. The controversial artificial control of interest rates by the Federal Reserve was also discussed. Yes, ...

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Rand Paul Delivers Stump Speech in Rochester MN

Sen. Rand Paul, GOP presidential candidate, makes a campaign stop in Rochester Minnesota. -Photo by Jeremy Griffith

Dr. Rand Paul, the senator and GOP presidential contender, made a couple of campaign stops in Minnesota, specifically Minneapolis, Duluth and Rochester. Since Paul hasn’t gotten nearly enough coverage in the media or in the debates, we thought you’d like to listen to him speak unfiltered for 30 minutes. You’re welcome. Whatever candidate you like or follow, it can’t be ...

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Takeaway from the Second Debates: GOP is Personality, Not Ideology Centered

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Within the first moments of Tuesday night’s prime time debate, Donald Trump had established his superiority. Not as a candidate whose viewpoint had validity because polling- a very constrained measure at best- suggest his message resonates with voters, but as a Stalin-esque dictator whose premier standing in the race made him final arbiter of all related matters. As he belittled ...

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Why is Kentucky switching from primary to caucus?

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Kentucky Republican party officials have voted to switch Kentucky from a primary to a caucus and move the caucus up two months, but why? Because Senator Rand Paul asked them to. Kentucky law prohibits a candidate’s name from appearing twice on the same ballot. To allow him to run in both the Kentucky Senate election and seek the GOP nod ...

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New poll shows Trump, Bush lead on major issues

Republican presidential candidates from left, Chris Christie, Marco Rubio, Ben Carson, Scott Walker, Donald Trump, Jeb Bush, Mike Huckabee, Ted Cruz, Rand Paul, and John Kasich take the stage for the first Republican presidential debate at the Quicken Loans Arena Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

A CNN/ORC poll released today shows that Donald Trump and Jeb Bush hold the most support and are the most-liked candidates on important issues. Trump led the GOP field with 25% of those polled saying that they would vote for him if the election were held today while Jeb Bush held on to second place in the poll at 13% with all other candidates ...

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CNN/ORC Iowa poll shows Trump holding, someone new closing on him

Republican presidential candidates from left, Chris Christie, Marco Rubio, Ben Carson, Scott Walker, Donald Trump, Jeb Bush, Mike Huckabee, Ted Cruz, Rand Paul, and John Kasich take the stage for the first Republican presidential debate at the Quicken Loans Arena Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

A brand new CNN/ORC Iowa poll show that Trump still has what it takes to lead the GOP field, but there is a surprise in the second spot. According to respondents of the poll, possible Iowa voters said that if the caucus was held today, not surprisingly, Trump would clearly win Iowa with 22% of the vote. The real news ...

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Rasmussen poll: Race tightens as Trump loses ground

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A newly released poll shows the GOP primary race is tightening. Before the debate, Donald Trump led the GOP field with 26%. An August 9-10th Rasmussen poll shows that his debate performance and perhaps his comments about Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly may have done some damage. In late July, Trump earned 30% of the male vote and had 22% support among ...

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Where to see the Presidential candidates this Sunday

This combo made from file photos shows the 2016 Republican presidential candidates who have officially declared their candidacy as of Sunday, July 12, 2015. Top row, from left, Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, Texas U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina, South Carolina U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham, and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee. Bottom row, from left, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, former New York Gov. George Pataki, Kentucky U.S. Sen. Rand Paul, former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, Florida U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, former U.S. Sen. Rick Santorum, and real estate mogul Donald Trump. (AP Photo)

Sunday is a day for a deeper look at the people and events that shaped the week. Time for family, church, community and .. the Sunday news shows. Here’s where the GOP candidates will be appearing on Sunday, August 9th, 2015. ABC’s “This Week” will host Donald Trump, Mike Huckabee, John Kasich and Rick Perry NBC’s “Meet the Press” will ...

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Trump supporters worst at English.. or something

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A study published yesterday showed that Trump’s supporters are the worst when it comes to properly forming an English sentence. The Grammarly-WSJ study analyzed comments made on all of the GOP candidate websites and picked only supporting or neutral commentary. 250 comments per candidate were chosen at random and analyzed for spelling, punctuation and grammar. The results might surprise you. ...

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