Wed., Feb. 3, 2016, 5:55 p.m.
Democrats’ Thursday debate: Four things to watch
In the final debate before the New Hampshire primary, Hillary Clinton, front-runner for the Democratic presidential nomination, will look to alter her strategy after her narrow win over Bernie Sanders …
Wed., Feb. 3, 2016, 5:51 p.m.
Rick Santorum follows Rand Paul in exit from presidential race
Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum, who won Iowa’s 2012 caucuses, ended his presidential campaign Wednesday and endorsed Marco Rubio for president.
Wed., Feb. 3, 2016, 11:28 a.m.
Trump wants Iowa election do-over
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is accusing rival Ted Cruz of stealing the Iowa caucuses and is demanding a do-over.
Wed., Feb. 3, 2016, 8:35 a.m.
Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul quits 2016 GOP presidential race
Republican Sen. Rand Paul dropped his 2016 campaign for president Wednesday, eclipsed by other candidates who kept his base of support from growing into a viable force in the crowded …
Wed., Feb. 3, 2016, 8:14 a.m.
Trump says Cruz’s win was fraudulent; Paul drops out of race
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is taking issue with the results of Monday’s Iowa caucuses, accusing contest winner Ted Cruz of fraud.
Tue., Feb. 2, 2016, 2:27 p.m.
Iowa Democrats face criticism over missteps at caucus sites
Four years after the Iowa Republican Party was criticized for mishandling an extremely close caucus, Democratic Party leaders faced similar scrutiny Tuesday over how they and their volunteers handled the …
Tue., Feb. 2, 2016, 1:05 p.m.
Bill to move up Idaho party-affiliation deadline dies; voters will be able to switch at polls on March 8
It turns out that voters who want to change their party affiliation at the polls for Idaho’s March 8 presidential primary will be able to do so after all.
Tue., Feb. 2, 2016, 9:03 a.m.
Iowa Takeaways: Trump can’t meet hype, Clinton underwhelms
Donald Trump failed to live up to his own hype and finished second to Ted Cruz, but it was a late surge from Marco Rubio that may wind up the …
Tue., Feb. 2, 2016, 6:53 a.m.
Analysis: Reshaped presidential race drives into New Hampshire
The dramatic results of Monday’s Iowa caucuses thrust the presidential contest forward to a state that promises a wildly different eight-day battle for its contrarian but deeply political voters.
Mon., Feb. 1, 2016, 11:12 p.m.
Cruz tops Trump in Iowa; Clinton, Sanders ‘tie’
DES MOINES, Iowa – Texas Sen. Ted Cruz swept to victory in Iowa’s Republican caucuses Monday, overcoming billionaire Donald Trump and a stronger-than-expected showing by Florida Sen. Marco Rubio. Among …
Mon., Feb. 1, 2016, 10:27 p.m.
Mike Huckabee ends his 2nd bid for president
WASHINGTON – Mike Huckabee ended his second campaign for the White House on Monday amid a dismal showing in the Iowa caucuses that he won in his first bid eight …
Mon., Feb. 1, 2016, 10:10 p.m.
Clinton, Sanders locked in extremely tight duel for Iowa
DES MOINES, Iowa – Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders were locked in an extremely tight duel in Iowa’s leadoff presidential caucuses Monday as the two rivals offered Americans a stark …
Mon., Feb. 1, 2016, 7:41 p.m.
GOP Overview: Win gives Cruz momentum
DES MOINES, Iowa – Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, a fiery conservative loathed by his own party’s leaders, swept to victory in Iowa’s Republican caucuses Monday, overcoming billionaire Donald Trump and …
Mon., Feb. 1, 2016, 7:20 p.m.
Democrat O’Malley suspends campaign
Democrat Martin O’Malley has suspended his presidential campaign. The former Maryland governor and Baltimore mayor never gained traction against rivals Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders.
Mon., Feb. 1, 2016, 7:08 p.m.
Lastest GOP results from Iowa: Cruz tops Trump, Rubio
1,048 of 1,681 precincts – 62 percent Ted Cruz, 31,036 – 28 percent
Mon., Feb. 1, 2016, 5:04 p.m.
Election Compass: New international effort to track voter trends
Online voter survey will try to track political trends in the presidential election
Mon., Feb. 1, 2016, 3:46 p.m.
Idaho parties trying to increase state’s impact in selecting president
Idaho may be small potatoes in the national presidential nominating process, but the Gem State’s trying to position itself to have maximum impact on the process in both parties.
Mon., Feb. 1, 2016, 3:46 p.m.
Washington voters have complex route to choosing presidential candidates
Washington has a complicated and sometimes confusing system for nominating a president that differs between the two parties.
Sun., Sept. 20, 2015
Eye on Boise: GOP decides national delegate process
When the Idaho Republican Party holds its presidential primary election on March 8, it’ll determine how the state’s 32 delegates to the Republican National Convention are apportioned, and it’s not …
Thu., Aug. 6, 2015, 8:06 p.m.
Trump won’t commit to sticking with GOP in first Republican debate
CLEVELAND — Setting a combative tone, billionaire businessman Donald Trump grabbed the spotlight in the first Republican presidential debate, declaring he would not commit to supporting the party’s eventual nominee …