Stories tagged: Election
Fri., May 6, 2016, 11:45 a.m.
Kerry: Diverse graduating class is ‘Trump’s worst nightmare’
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry told college graduates on Friday that their diversity is “Donald Trump’s worst nightmare” and that it’s their job to stop the spread of violent …
Thu., May 5, 2016, 11:59 a.m.
Jury convicts Ron Paul aides of campaign finance violations
A federal jury in Iowa has convicted campaign advisers to 2012 presidential candidate Ron Paul on charges they conspired to cover up campaign payments to a former state senator.
Thu., May 5, 2016, 10:50 a.m.
Trump-supporting tow truck driver leaves Sanders supporter stranded
Kenneth Shupe tells FOX Carolina that he stopped hooking up a woman’s car to his tow truck Monday after he noticed a sign supporting Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders in …
Thu., May 5, 2016, 9:59 a.m.
Republican Senate candidate says he won’t vote for Trump
Chris Vance, who is running against incumbent Democratic U.S. Sen. Patty Murray, said Thursday that unless a conservative third-party alternative comes forward by November, he won’t vote for president in …
Thu., May 5, 2016, 8:47 a.m.
Bernie Sanders’ money tightens as California race looms
As Bernie Sanders looks toward California to make a defiant final stand, he is bumping up against a dilemma that his campaign has not had to confront in some time. …
Thu., May 5, 2016, 7:25 a.m.
Trump’s self-funding pledge is fading away
Donald Trump’s presidential campaign is building a finance operation that will raise money for the general election, two people familiar with the plan said.
Thu., May 5, 2016, 5:06 a.m.
Election analysis: Ted Cruz ran a good campaign – for 2012
He was the first of 17 Republicans to announce his presidential run in a commanding, preacherlike speech at a religious university.
Wed., May 4, 2016, 8:23 p.m.
Trump’s open path to nomination causes agony for some in GOP
WASHINGTON – Donald Trump’s last Republican foe, Ohio Gov. John Kasich, ended his quixotic presidential campaign Wednesday, cementing Trump’s remarkable triumph as his party’s presumptive nominee and launching him toward …
Wed., May 4, 2016, 11:47 a.m.
Rolling Stones asks Trump to stop using songs
The Rolling Stones have asked presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump to stop playing their songs at his campaign events.
Tue., May 3, 2016, 2:23 p.m.
Survey: Trump presidency would prompt U.S. pullback by foreign companies
Foreign corporations would dramatically scale back their plans to invest in the U.S. if billionaire Donald Trump is elected president, according to a survey conducted in January for global management …
Mon., May 2, 2016, 10:16 a.m.
Sanders says he must win half remaining delegates
WASHINGTON – Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders says Indiana’s primary on Tuesday will be important to his goal of amassing as many delegates as possible to catch up with rival …
Mon., May 2, 2016, 9:30 a.m.
Virginia GOP lawmakers to sue over felons’ voting rights
Republican lawmakers in Virginia will file a lawsuit challenging Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s decision to allow more than 200,000 convicted felons to vote in November, GOP leaders said Monday.
Sat., April 30, 2016, 7:09 a.m.
Abroad, Trump seen as both a danger and a mystery
The world is fascinated by Donald Trump, just as blindsided as many Americans about his rise and nearly at a loss to understand what he would do as president.
Sat., April 30, 2016, 6:06 a.m.
What 8 years of Senate votes reveal about Hillary Clinton
Now that her dominance of the Acela primaries has moved Hillary Clinton’s nomination to the cusp of mathematical certainty, millions of voters will soon start looking for evidence to shape …
Fri., April 29, 2016, 11:53 a.m.
Protests follow Trump to California convention
Several hundred protesters have gathered near a Burlingame, California, hotel where Donald Trump will address the state GOP convention.
Fri., April 29, 2016, 9:52 a.m.
Supreme Court refuses to block Texas voter ID law
The Supreme Court has rejected an emergency appeal to stop Texas from enforcing its challenged voter ID law.
Fri., April 29, 2016, 9:35 a.m.
Ted Cruz getting Indiana governor’s endorsement
In a setback for Donald Trump, Indiana’s governor is endorsing chief rival Ted Cruz before the state’s critical Republican primary contest.
Fri., April 29, 2016, 8:41 a.m.
Voting underway in Iran parliamentary election
Iranians voted Friday in the country’s parliamentary runoff elections, state media reported, a key polling that is expected to decide exactly how much power moderate forces backing President Hassan Rouhani …
Thu., April 28, 2016, 8:28 p.m.
Florida GOP official under fire after Monica Lewinsky comment
In a presidential election in which the Republican front-runner commented on the size of his – well, you know – Broward’s GOP chairman has taken the level of discourse to …
Thu., April 28, 2016, 2:35 p.m.
Sanders, Kasich visit Oregon as presidential hopes slip
Democrat Bernie Sanders’ struggling campaign returned to Oregon to make sure he can count on the state’s progressive voters in the May 17 primary.
Thu., April 28, 2016, 10:18 a.m.
Former Speaker Boehner calls Cruz ‘Lucifer in the flesh’
Texas Sen. Ted Cruz said Thursday that former House Speaker John Boehner let his “inner Trump come out” when he called Cruz “Lucifer in the flesh” during a talk to …
Thu., April 28, 2016, 8:55 a.m.
Caitlyn Jenner uses women’s room at Trump hotel, posts video
Caitlyn Jenner has taken up Donald Trump’s offer and used the women’s restroom at one of his luxury buildings.
Wed., April 27, 2016, 6:20 p.m.
Democrats eye Senate takeover after establishment wins
Democrats are increasingly optimistic they will take back control of the Senate in November’s elections.
Wed., April 27, 2016, 4:59 p.m.
Sanders, Kasich holding rallies in Oregon Thursday
Democrat Bernie Sanders is making his third trip to Oregon since August, this time holding a rally on Thursday in Springfield in advance of the May 17 primary.
UPDATED: Wed., April 27, 2016, 12:19 p.m.
Cruz selects Fiorina as running mate, AP source says
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – The Associated Press has learned that Republican presidential contender Ted Cruz has tapped former technology executive Carly Fiorina to run as his vice presidential nominee.
Wed., April 27, 2016, 10:45 a.m.
Trump: Foreign policy will be ‘America first’
In a rare formal policy speech, Republican front-runner Donald Trump vowed Wednesday to put American security “above all else” if elected president, warning allies they would be left to defend …
Wed., April 27, 2016, 10:14 a.m.
Idaho Supreme Court candidate taps former disgraced lawmaker
Idaho Supreme Court candidate Curt McKenzie has hired former state Sen. John McGee – who resigned several years ago following highly publicized scandals – to help with his campaign.
Wed., April 27, 2016, 8:28 a.m.
New York’s fraud suit against Trump University moves forward
New York state’s fraud suit against Trump University is moving along. A New York judge heard procedural arguments Tuesday in the attorney general’s ongoing lawsuit against Donald Trump and his …
Tue., April 26, 2016, 9:55 a.m.
Sanders looks to press on to the convention
Bernie Sanders’ campaign chief is vowing his candidate will stay in the Democratic race until the summer convention even as Hillary Clinton looks to lock down her commanding position for …
Tue., April 26, 2016, 8:58 a.m.
Man who appeared on stage with Trump is convicted felon
A man who appeared on stage in New York with Donald Trump wearing a hat suggesting he was a retired police officer is actually a convicted felon who never served …