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'This Week' Transcript: Gov. John Kasich, Sen. Bernie Sanders, and Reince Priebus
THIS IS A RUSH TRANSCRIPT FOR 'THIS WEEK' ON April 3, 2016 and it will be updated. (BEGIN VIDEOTAPE) UNIDENTIFIED MALE: Starting right now on THIS WEEK WITH GEORGE STEPHANOPOULOS , Trump's terrible week -- the billionaire frontrunner down big in Wisconsin, after seeing his top adviser arrested,
Trump Refers to Sen. Elizabeth Warren as 'The Indian' After Her Twitter Tirade Against Him
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump referred to Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren as “the Indian” at a news conference on Monday just hours after she unleashed a Twitter tirade against him. “Who is that, the Indian? You mean the Indian?” Trump asked, referring to Warren, who has said
The Note: Joe Biden Prompts (In)Decision Frenzy
NOTABLES WILL HE OR WON'T HE? The speculation about whether Vice President Joe Biden will enter the 2016 race has reached a fever pitch as supporters, reporters and political prognosticators weighed in on his intentions, ABC's JONATHAN KARL, RICK KLEIN and ARLETTE SAENZ report. ABC News has learned
Bill Kristol: Clinton Better Prepared for WH, But Carson Would Be Better President
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is better prepared for the White House than GOP hopeful Ben Carson , according to ABC News contributor Bill Kristol, but the editor of the Weekly Standard says Carson, a retired neurosurgeon, would be a better president. "I don't think Ben Carson is
If Biden Joins Presidential Race, Who Will President Obama Get Behind?
We move on now to the race for 2016 tonight and the big question, will vice president Joe Biden win. Tonight, reports his late son's wish, beau Biden's wish that he father would run. Here is Johnathan Karl. Reporter: If Biden runs, it's quite a dilemma for the boss. Just listen to how Barack Obama
The Note: Could 2016 Be The Hillary and Joe Show?
NOTABLES --JOE BIDEN ‘NOT SAYING NO’: Vice President Joe Biden's political operation has entered a more active phase in recent days, with several moves being contemplated to clear the way for him to run for president should he choose to do so, two longtime Biden advisers tell ABC’s RICK KLEIN. The
Joe Biden Reportedly Considers Presidential Run
The vice president's chief of staff is said to have talked to supporters and donors for a possible 2016 campaign.
Joe Biden ‘Not Saying No’ to Potential Presidential Run
Vice President Joe Biden 's political operation has entered a more active phase in recent days, with several moves being contemplated to clear the way for him to run for president should he choose to do so, two longtime Biden advisers tell ABC News. The vice president himself has not authorized any
Your Guide To The State of the Union
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES 12 STATE OF THE UNION SPOILERS: At 9 p.m. ET tonight, President Obama will deliver his sixth State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress. It will be his first before a Republican majority in both chambers and...
Secrets of the 'Aisle Hogs': How to Score the Best Seats at the State of the Union
Rep. Eliot Engel goes by many titles: Congressman, Democrat, New Yorker. But how about "velcroid"? The velcroids might sound like the name of a 90’s alternative band, but it’s actually a term -- coined in 1991 by Maureen Dowd of the New York Times -- for the members of Congress who go out of their