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House Democrats Slam FBI Director James Comey After Closed-Door Briefing
Several House Democrats came out swinging against FBI Director James Comey, frustrated about his willingness to talk about the investigation into Hillary Clinton ’s misuse of a private email server while remaining relatively silent on any investigation into Donald Trump ’s connections to Russia. “I
Florida Election Results
Voters in the state of Florida are heading to the polls on Election Day 2016. There are 29 electoral votes at stake in Florida in the presidential race. The Sunshine State is a key battleground state and a large electoral-vote prize. Florida has been seen as a must-win for Republican nominee Donald
Florida Congressman Takes Mosquitoes to House Floor in Call for Zika Action
Florida Rep. David Jolly wants Congress to approve funding to fight the Zika virus , and to show his commitment, he took a jar of mosquitoes onto the House floor today to get lawmakers buzzing into action. "I rise with about 100 mosquitoes straight from Florida," he said, holding up a clear jar of
5 Things That Ultimately Doomed Marco Rubio's Presidential Campaign
Marco Rubio was once the dubbed "The Republican Savior," but on Tuesday he suspended his campaign after a devastating loss in his home state of Florida. What went wrong? The son of a bartender and a maid -- both Cuban immigrants -- Rubio was young, charismatic, a great speaker with a compelling
The Note: Primary Primer
NOTABLES --5 STORYLINES TO WATCH TONIGHT: Republicans will vote today in the Idaho, Michigan and Mississippi primaries and the Hawaii Republican caucuses. Democrats in Michigan and Mississippi are also holding their primaries. In total, 205 delegates are at stake for the two Democratic candidates.
For Marco Rubio, Is It Too Late to Be the Underdog?
While teaching at Florida International University in 2011, Marco Rubio told his students there were two ways a candidate could be successful: He or she had to be a self-funder or the candidate needed to be “a sensation, a symbol larger than themselves.” In his Senate race, Rubio was, indeed, a
‘This Week’ Transcript: Donald Trump and Sen. Marco Rubio
THIS IS A RUSH TRANSCRIPT FOR “THIS WEEK” ON SEPTEMBER 20, 2015 (BEGIN VIDETOAPE) ANNOUNCER (voice-over): Starting right now on ABC, THIS WEEK, Trump under fire. The GOP front-runner taking heat for what he didn't say. The bombastic billionaire is here, revealing why he's not backing down. Plus:
The Summer of Donald Trump: The Biggest Winners and Losers
Since the dramatic escalator ride that marked Donald Trump ’s official entrance into the 2016 presidential contest in June, the real estate mogul has broken just about every strategy in the campaign rule book and defied political logic on his way to dominate both the conversation and the polls in
Meet Marco Rubio: Everything You Need to Know (And Probably Didn’t Know) About the Prospective 2016 Presidential Candidate
Name : Marco Antonio Rubio Party : Republican What he does now : Rubio, 43, is the junior Senator from Florida . He currently serves on the Senate Intelligence, Foreign Relations, Small Business & Entrepreneurship, and Commerce and Science & Transportation committees. What he used to do : Before
ABC's George Stephanopoulos To Interview Marco Rubio On Monday (EXCLUSIVE)
Republican Sen. Marco Rubio will sit down for an exclusive interview with ABC News’ Chief Anchor and "This Week" host, George Stephanopoulos, on Monday -- just a few hours before the Florida senator will announce whether he will run for president in 2016. The interview will take place in Miami.