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GOP Candidates Flood New Hampshire

Days before the first official debate of the 2016 Republican presidential primary, nearly every GOP White House hopeful is heading to New Hampshire.

08/03/2015

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Paxton Surrenders After Indictment

The state’s top prosecutor surrendered himself over to authorities on Monday. Attorney General Ken Paxton has been indicted on felony charges, according to a special prosecutor.

08/03/2015

Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks to guests at the Iowa Freedom Summit on January 24, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Perry Dials Back Christian Appeal In Iowa

Rick Perry bragged to an Iowa crowd about the strong economy in Texas, but he didn’t mention religion until 25 minutes into his address, and only then when asked about it.

07/30/2015

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Rubio Says U.S. Should Address Discrimination

The U.S. must acknowledge a “painful” history of racial discrimination that still affects many minorities, Republican presidential hopeful Marco Rubio said Monday.

07/28/2015

Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks to guests at the Iowa Freedom Summit on January 24, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Court Tosses 1 Of 2 Indictments Against Perry

An appeals court has thrown out one of two felony indictments against former Gov. Rick Perry, saying that the charge of coercion of a public servant essentially constituted a violation of Perry’s free speech rights.

07/24/2015

Republican presidential hopeful businessman Donald Trump fields questions at The Family Leadership Summit at Stephens Auditorium on July 18, 2015 in Ames, Iowa. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Trump Looms Over First Republican Debate

The billionaire has dominated the Republican race in recent weeks, and threatens to do the same when the candidates face each other for the first time on television.

07/24/2015

Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks to guests at the Iowa Freedom Summit on January 24, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Rick Perry Brands Trump Campaign A ‘Cancer On Conservatism’

Republican presidential contender Rick Perry branded Donald Trump’s candidacy a “cancer on conservatism” Wednesday in the strongest denunciation yet of the billionaire’s provocations in the campaign.

07/22/2015

Republican presidential hopeful businessman Donald Trump fields questions at The Family Leadership Summit at Stephens Auditorium on July 18, 2015 in Ames, Iowa. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Trump Gives Away Graham’s Phone Number

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has pulled a classic adolescent prank on a rival who dared to criticize him.

07/22/2015

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Trump’s Self-Funding Will Keep Him In Race

Donald Trump faced an avalanche of criticism on Monday for questioning Sen. John McCain’s heroism. But the billionaire is getting no pressure at all from political donors.

07/21/2015

Rick Perry Discusses Immigration And Border Crisis In Washington DC

Can Perry Stand Out Without Signature Swagger?

Rick Perry still prides himself on being a Bubba. The former Texas governor relishes laying on the country-boy charm.

07/20/2015

U.S. Sen. Rand Paul speaks about medical marijuana during a news conference on Capitol Hill on March 10, 2015 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Rand Paul Returns To Texas For Rally

Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul is returning to Texas for a campaign rally where he grew up. Paul will be in downtown Houston on Wednesday afternoon.

07/15/2015

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Why Is The 2016 GOP Field So Big?

After all the announcements and speculation about who’d go first and who’s yet to jump in, one question remains. Why are so many Republicans running for president?

07/13/2015

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