Stories tagged: Donald Trump
Wed., March 30, 2016, 1:36 p.m.
Jim Ryan, former music director of Spokane’s Civic Theatre, was revealed as “The Hyperationalist,” more popularly known as the author of a petition 50,000 signatures strong calling for guns to …
Wed., March 30, 2016, 1:18 p.m.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said Wednesday there would “have to be some form of punishment” for women who have abortions if the procedure were outlawed in the U.S.
Wed., March 30, 2016, 12:17 p.m.
Police are looking for a man who pepper-sprayed a 15-year-old girl as opponents and supporters of Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump clashed outside a Wisconsin rally.
Wed., March 30, 2016, 11:52 a.m.
Ted Cruz’s presidential campaign is trying to knock Republican opponent John Kasich out of Montana’s June 7 primary by questioning the signatures the Ohio governor’s campaign submitted to qualify for …
Tue., March 29, 2016, 4:13 p.m.
Jim, AKA the Hyperationalist, said he launched an online petition using Spokane as a location because of its “everytown U.S.A.” image.
Tue., March 29, 2016, 1:15 p.m.
In the latest bizarre twist in an incendiary presidential campaign, Donald Trump’s campaign manager was charged with battery Tuesday after a reporter alleged that he forcibly grabbed her following a …
Tue., March 29, 2016, 12:06 p.m.
Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz won the endorsement of Wisconsin governor – and former GOP rival – Scott Walker Tuesday as all five candidates converged on his state ahead of …
Tue., March 29, 2016, 9:09 a.m.
Florida police have charged Donald Trump’s campaign manager Corey Lewandowski with simple battery in connection with an incident earlier in the month involving a reporter.
Tue., March 29, 2016
We feel poor not because we are poor but because our stunted economic growth cannot satisfy all our demands.
Sun., March 27, 2016
Do we need to make an exception for Muslim Americans when it comes to the principle of religious freedom?
Sun., March 27, 2016
Once upon a time, I protested the Democratic trope that the GOP was waging war on women. … Sue me if you must, but I’ve changed my mind.
Sat., March 26, 2016, 5 a.m.
Rep. Carlos Curbelo, a freshman from Florida’s 26th District, has already said he wouldn’t vote for GOP front-runner Donald Trump in the general election. When asked if that meant he …
Fri., March 25, 2016
Kasich and Clinton are the only pragmatic, moderate candidates left in the race.
Thu., March 24, 2016, 10:50 a.m.
Donald Trump said Islamic State’s terrorist attacks on Brussels that killed more than 30 people show he was right to call the city a “hellhole.”
Thu., March 24, 2016
Before the age of Trump, we valued sobriety in leaders when the country faced severe challenge. But in the Republican primaries, sobriety has gone out the window.
Wed., March 23, 2016, 11:30 a.m.
U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan’s call in a speech on Wednesday for elevating the political debate to inspire and unite Republicans carried a huge, unspoken subtext: Donald Trump.
UPDATED: Wed., March 23, 2016, 1:06 a.m.
WASHINGTON – Under a fresh cloud of overseas violence, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton fought to extend their delegate leads in primary voting across three Western states on Tuesday as …
UPDATED: Tue., March 22, 2016, 10:53 p.m.
The Latest on the U.S. presidential race, with Republican and Democratic primaries in Arizona, Republican caucuses in Utah and Democratic caucuses in Utah and Idaho on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Tue., March 22, 2016, 9:32 p.m.
PHOENIX – Voters in Arizona, Utah and Idaho are making their choices in party caucuses and primaries based on issues such as the minimum wage and Native American and veterans …
UPDATED: Tue., March 22, 2016, 9:07 p.m.
WASHINGTON – Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton would love to wrap things up and get on with a head-to-head race for the White House, unobstructed by rivals who just won’t …
Mon., March 21, 2016, 8:33 a.m.
A federal judge has asked the Obama administration to shield from public disclosure court records related to the once-secret criminal history of a former Donald Trump business partner.
Sun., March 20, 2016
As one Republican friend wrote me of Trump: “He would destroy everything Hillary Clinton would destroy, plus one more thing: the Republican Party.”
Sat., March 19, 2016, 5:30 a.m.
This month has brought a new challenge for Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign: Black voters in Rust Belt states aren’t as solidly behind her as they’ve been in the South.
Sat., March 19, 2016, 5 a.m.
Donald Trump can insult hecklers at his rallies, tell ‘em to “go home to mommy” and even suggest they should have been roughed up. But the increasingly heated, intense protests …
Sat., March 19, 2016
Politics is the civilized substitute for settling things the old-fashioned way - laying your opponent out on a stretcher
Fri., March 18, 2016, 1:15 p.m.
Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney says he will vote for Texas Sen. Ted Cruz in the upcoming caucuses in his home state of Utah.
Fri., March 18, 2016
“When Fascism comes to America, it will be wrapped in the flag and carrying a cross,” goes a saying that is widely attributed to the first American to win the …
Thu., March 17, 2016, 11:47 a.m.
Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid is accusing the congressional Republican leaders of what he says is “moral cowardice” for failing to stand up to GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump.
Thu., March 17, 2016
These are not the best days for Rubio, or for anybody who cares about American democracy.
Wed., March 16, 2016, 11:05 a.m.
More Republican women view Trump more negatively than positively, according to Gallup. And in a hypothetical matchup with Hillary Clinton, a Washington Post/ABC News poll found this month that Trump …