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Anti-Trump Forces Build Shadow Third-Party Campaign as Republicans Warm to Trump
Anti-Donald Trump strategists are working behind the scenes to build the foundation for a third-party run even as the Republican Party takes steps toward unifying around the presumptive GOP candidate. A small but dedicated group of Republicans say they’ve begun to cultivate donors in hopes of
COLUMN: To Be Poor, Black and Jailed
"That's white privilege for ya." With that one sentence in a Facebook post, actor Matt McGorry started a thoughtful conversation about race by first admitting his own ignorance. It was the kind of self-depreciating admission that has become par for the course for those who follow the " How to Get
The Note: The Candidates and the Confederate Flag
By MICHAEL FALCONE NOTABLES --THE DEBATE OVER THE FLAG ENVELOPED THE 2016 REPUBLICAN PRESIDENTIAL FIELD over the weekend. Some called for its removal while others took a less definitive stance. Appearing on ABC's "This Week," Republican presidential candidate RICK SANTORUM told ABC's MARTHA RADDATZ
ABC's George Stephanopoulos Interviews Presidential Candidate Marco Rubio (TRANSCRIPT)
On Monday, April 13, 2015, ABC News' Chief Anchor and host of "This Week" George Stephanopoulos interviewed Florida Sen. Marco Rubio. The following is a transcript of the interview: GEORGE STEPHANOPOULOS: Senator, thanks for doing this. SENATOR MARCO RUBIO : Thank you. GEORGE STEPHANOPOULOS: You
What Jeb Bush Accomplished At CPAC
By MICHAEL FALCONE NOTABLES IN CASE YOU MISSED IT — RAND PAUL’s CPAC THREE-PEAT: Sen. Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky, was crowned the winner of the annual Conservative Political Action Conference-Washington Times Straw Poll for the third year in a row. The Kentucky senator said he...
Jeb Bush 'Will Not Sign Any Pledges' in 2016
Anti-taxman Grover Norquist recently told ABC News he believes Jeb Bush will likely sign his no-new-taxes pledge if and when he officially becomes a candidate for president. But, as Dana Carvey might say , "Not gonna happen." Norquist may have had good reason to believe Bush would sign the
Grover Norquist Predicts Jeb Bush Will Sign His Anti-Tax Pledge
Anti-tax advocate Grover Norquist said he’s been in discussions with former Gov. Jeb Bush ’s aides and is convinced he’ll sign his famous “pledge” if he runs for president, even though Bush has made a point of not signing it in previous runs for office. Norquist, the founder and president of
What You Missed and What's Coming Up At CPAC
By MICHAEL FALCONE NOTABLES BOBBY JINDAL PITCHES HIMSELF AS A ‘FULL SPECTRUM CONSERVATIVE’: Louisiana governor and likely 2016 candidate Bobby Jindal says voters are looking for the next Republican presidential nominee to be “a fighter.” And though he has yet to formally announce his candidacy,...
5 Stories You'll Care About In Politics This Week
The most intriguing question now may be which side of the gates of hell the Syrian border sits on, at least in the judgment of official Washington. The coming week brings the end of primary season; the beginning of the end of the pre-election congressional session; the end of the beginning stages
The Note's Must-Reads for Thursday, May 15, 2014
The Note’s Must-Reads are a round-up of today’s political headlines and stories from ABC News and the top U.S. newspapers. Posted Monday through Friday right here at www.abcnews.com Compiled by ABC News’ Jayce Henderson, Will Cantine, and Jordan Mazza HEALTH CARE ABC News’ Shushannah Walshe: ...