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Sarah Huckabee Sanders named press secretary after Sean Spicer resignation
Sarah Huckabee Sanders was named White House press secretary Friday, hours after Sean Spicer resigned from the position. The promotion for Sanders, who was previously principal deputy press secretary, was announced at the afternoon's press briefing by new White House communications director Anthony
Donald Trump's New Finance Head Has History of Donating to Democrats
Donald Trump 's new national finance chairman has at least one thing in common with the boss in that they both have a history of donating to politicians of different political stripes. While his GOP rivals slammed Trump for having donated in the past to his likely competitor, Hillary Clinton , as
Minnesota State Results Election 2016
Minnesota holds its Democratic and Republican caucuses on March 1, 2016. 93 delegates are at stake for the Democrats and 38 delegates for the Republicans. The Twin Cities has the longest consecutive streak of voting Democratic for president of any state. The last time the state went Republican in
How Rubio Plans on Beating Trump for the Nomination
Speaking to a rowdy crowd of about 7,000 in Kennesaw, Georgia, over the weekend, Marco Rubio made a promise: he’ll do whatever it takes to stop GOP front-runner Donald Trump . “I will campaign as hard as it takes, I will stay in this race as long as it takes,” Rubio told the crowd. “A con artist
‘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 Note: All Eyes On Iowa
NOTABLES --IT'S A BIG DAY IN IOWA: The State Fair continues and the annual Iowa Wing Ding Dinner, an important Democratic event in the caucus process is tonight, ABC's SHUSHANNAH WALSHE notes. Four of the five Democrats running -- including Hillary Clinton -- will attend. It's an important event
Awkward Huddle At The White House
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES TODAY AT THE WHITE HOUSE: President Obama huddles with Congressional leaders at the White House this morning, for the first time since the GOP-led Congress got to work, reports ABC’s MARY BRUCE. They are expected to discuss a range of...
Big Blues for Big Blue (IBM)
Morning Money Memo: Big blues at Big Blue. After reporting disappointing sales and earnings, some painful choices are ahead for the once-invincible IBM. Its new quarterly report led to a 7 percent drop for IBM’s share price Monday, plus a smaller decline overnight. CEO Virginia...
Mitt Romney Joins Republicans' Calling for Minimum Wage Hike
Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney today joined the small but growing chorus of Republican voices calling for a reasonable increase in the minimum wage, saying he “part(s) company with many of the conservatives in my party on the issue of the minimum wage. I...
Iowa's Most Oddball (Edible) Political Rites of Passage
Politicians Must Run the Iowa Culinary Gauntlet to be Considered a Contender