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Stories tagged: donald trump

Trump’s failed Baja resort fits business pattern

When Stephenee Simms heard in 2006 that Donald Trump was building condo towers in Baja California, Mexico, the lure of a posh weekend getaway on the rustic coast just south …

Trump’s budget, tax plans add at least $10 trillion to debt, study shows

A new Washington study says Donald Trump’s tax and budget plans would make the national debt skyrocket by $10 trillion or more over the coming decade, mostly because of his …

Clinton, Warren event a VP preview?

Elizabeth Warren offered an impassioned endorsement of Hillary Clinton on Monday morning, symbolically unifying the Democratic Party behind the presumptive nominee and giving voters a rousing preview of what could …

Kathleen Parker: From ‘Brexit’ to ‘Trexit’?

When Trump supporters hear post-Brexit analysts say the “leavers” suffered “fear of the other,” they hear fools ignoring the realities of unsecured borders, possible terrorists posing as refugees and illegal …

Alex Rodriguez: Brexit a potent warning sign

Britain has Brexited, choosing populism and over pragmatism, insularity over inclusion – and leaving the world transformed and deeply worried. The rising tide against immigration has Trumped integration. It’s a …

Business promotion and politics par for Trump’s golf tour

Donald Trump moved from hole to hole on his wind-swept Scotland golf course Saturday, not a club in hand but promotion on his mind, extolling North Sea views that are …

Froma Harrop: Is losing part of Trump’s plan?

The Republican Party has provided the vehicle for Trump’s joy ride. If at the end he returns a smoking wreck to the counter, not his problem.

Trans-Atlantic Trend? Trump sees UK vote as validation

Britain’s stunning vote to bolt from the European Union sent political tremors across the Atlantic Friday, fueling Donald Trump’s confidence that frustrated U.S. voters will back similarly sweeping change and …

CNN hires fired Trump campaign manager

CNN has hired former Donald Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski as a commentator on the campaign, only days after he was fired by the presumptive Republican presidential nominee.

Trump’s campaign may go the way of his Atlantic City casino

Trump ignored warnings that he would not be able to attract enough gamblers to pay the bills – just as many warned that Trump’s coalition of angry white men was …

Clinton ‘gets rich making you poor,’ Trump charges

NEW YORK – Donald Trump launched a broad rebuke of his presidential rival Hillary Clinton Wednesday, accusing her of being “a world class liar” who personally profited from her tenure …

When Trump debates Clinton, no TV record in America will be safe

A Hillary Cinton versus Donald Trump debate match-up could rival the Super Bowl and bust the presidential-debate viewership record set by Ronald Reagan and Jimmy Carter in 1980.

Trump’s campaign spends $6 million with Trump companies

Donald Trump is one of the wealthiest men to ever run for president, but his campaign appears to be flat broke. What’s more, fundraising reports show he’s used about $6 …

Clinton warns that Trump would plunge economy into recession

Hillary Clinton said Tuesday that Donald Trump would send the U.S. economy back into recession, warning his “reckless” approach would hurt workers still trying to recover from the 2008 economic …

Authorities: Man at Vegas rally said he wanted to kill Donald Trump

A federal officer says a man arrested at a Donald Trump rally in Las Vegas told authorities he tried to grab an officer’s gun so he could kill the candidate.

Trump campaign manager forced out

Republican presidential contender Donald Trump has forced out his hard-charging campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, in a dramatic shakeup designed to calm panicked Republican leaders and reverse one of the most …

Washington Democrats urged to unite behind Hillary Clinton

Oregon senator who backed Bernie Sanders says Democrats need to support Hillary Clinton in a campaign against Donald Trump

Krauthammer: Trump is running as Trump - surprise!

Trump has boasted that he could turn “presidential” – respectful, respectable, reticent, reserved bordering on boring – at will. Apparently, he can’t.

Trump battleground plan relies on skeptical GOP leaders

His campaign riled by infighting and Republican revolt, Donald Trump is working to address a battleground state staffing shortage that highlights his reliance on a skeptical GOP establishment. The New …

Trump’s new Obama claims thrust him into uncharted territory

Donald Trump’s latest accusation against President Barack Obama – that he’s putting U.S. enemies ahead of America’s own people – is thrusting him into uncharted territory for the presidential candidate …

Trump to discuss terrorism watch list, no fly ban with NRA

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump said Wednesday that he will be meeting with the National Rifle Association to discuss ways to block people on terrorism watch lists or no …

Bernie Sanders setting terms for closing out Democratic race

With the last primary done, Bernie Sanders is negotiating an end to his fight with Hillary Clinton and staking a claim on directing the future of the Democratic Party.

UPDATED: Tue., June 14, 2016, 9:23 p.m.

Obama dismisses Trump comments as more details emerge about Orlando killer

As federal authorities weigh whether to charge the wife of Orlando mass killer Omar Mateen, a stern President Barack Obama dismissed Donald Trump’s charge that Democrats have failed to clamp …

Hillary Clinton wins D.C. primary, meets with Sanders

Hillary Clinton brought a close to the presidential primary season with a win Tuesday in the nation’s capital and a meeting with dispatched rival Bernie Sanders, hoping to set a …

Graham: Trump’s comments about Obama are ‘highly offensive’

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., on Tuesday sharply criticized Donald Trump’s insinuations that President Barack Obama knew more about or sympathizes with the mass shooting in Orlando, Fla., as “highly offensive.”

Obama: Anti-Muslim rhetoric from Trump ‘not America we want’

President Barack Obama says anti-Muslim rhetoric from presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is “not the America we want.”

Trump, Clinton weigh in on Orlando attack

Donald Trump vowed Monday to impose a broad ban on immigration from areas of the world with a history of terrorism and suggested some Muslims in the United States are …

Trump says he is revoking Washington Post credentials

Donald Trump said his presidential campaign is revoking credentials provided to the Washington Post.

Eye on Boise: Idaho’s growing Hispanic population a factor in education, economy

Hispanics accounted for 42 percent of the enrollment growth in Idaho’s public schools in the last five years, according to a new report from the University of Idaho’s McClure Center …

This Republican won’t vote Republican

I’m no Democrat and continue to cringe at their more liberal empty-headed policies. However, they’re now the only adults left in the room.