GOP Debate: Trump Calls on Republican Party to ‘Be Smart and Unify’

While previous GOP debates have been highlighted by insults and crude comments from Donald Trump, Thursday’s debate proved to be a more subdued event as the frontrunner called for unity within the Republican Party. In his opening statement, Trump noted the record turnout of voters thus far in the GOP primaries, calling it one of […]

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GOP Establishment Reportedly Considering Contested Convention to Counter Trump Win

Current primary results have reportedly led GOP leaders to consider a contested convention if Donald Trump falls short of the 1,237 delegates needed to qualify for the nomination. According to a report from the Washington Post, recent gatherings of the Republican Governors Association, and various conservative financiers, have led to the “consensus that Trump is […]

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Trump Calls for Laws Allowing Expansion of Torture ‘To Beat ISIS’

After he was criticized for saying that he could force the United States military to break the current law banning torture methods like waterboarding, Donald Trump backtracked his comments, and said instead that he would like to change the laws to include waterboarding “at a minimum.” Trump has been vocal in the past on the […]

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GOP Candidates Sell FBI’s Talking Points, Ignore Apple’s Concerns

The remaining five GOP presidential candidates participated in a debate hosted by CNN and Telemundo Thursday night, and they were questioned on their positions regarding the current conflict between Apple and the FBI. Apple CEO Tim Cook brought the issue to light last week when he released a letter to Apple customers notifying them that […]

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GOP Candidates Voice Support for Waterboarding, Increasing Guantanamo Detainees

Seven of the remaining GOP candidates participated in a debate hosted by ABC News in Manchester, New Hampshire, Saturday, and when asked about waterboarding and other methods of torture used by the CIA, several candidates voiced their support. The topic came up when moderator David Muir noted a comment Texas Sen. Ted Cruz made in […]

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There is No Such Thing as a ‘Perfect’ Presidential Candidate

GOP Presidential Debate

A host of GOP candidates took to their podiums on Thursday night, as did the three remaining Democratic candidates on Sunday night, each one trying to convince the American public why he or she should be the next president. Donald Trump wants you to pick him because he swears he can “Make America Great Again!” […]

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