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Group Says There’s Interest in Third-Party Run From Governors, Senators
A third party presidential campaign effort that has been working for months to try and recruit an alternative to Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton says over a dozen possible candidates have been in contact just this week about a possible run. "Better for America” launched this week with the goal of
Who Could Be the Independent Candidate Against Donald Trump?
The possibility of a breakout independent presidential candidate has followed the 2016 campaign since the beginning, when Donald Trump used the threat of separating from the Republican race as a way to win establishment support. But the speculation hasn't ended now that Trump is the presumptive
The Note: Talk of a Third Party Run
NOTABLES ANALYSIS -- ABC’s RICK KLEIN: Is the third-party moment gone? In the four weeks since Donald Trump locked down the GOP nomination, turning #NeverTrump into go-third-party-or-go-home, a few relevant things have happened. Mitt Romney , Tom Coburn, and Ben Sasse have joined the growing list
Hillary Clinton Close to Securing Delegate Count for Democratic Nomination
Does Bernie Sanders still have a path to victory over the former secretary of state?
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
Goldman Sachs' $5B Settlement May Not Be as It Seems
Goldman Sachs ' $5 billion settlement with the U.S. Justice Department may seem like a hefty penalty for the bank's role in the 2008 financial crisis , but a large portion of that may be a gift from Uncle Sam, some experts told ABC News. As part of the $5.06 billion settlement announced Monday, the
'This Week' Transcript: Donald Trump, Reince Priebus, Denis McDonough, and Sen. Mitch McConnell
THIS IS A RUSH TRANSCRIPT FOR 'THIS WEEK' ON March 20, 2016 and it will be updated. GEORGE STEPHANOPOULOS , HOST: Hello again. After another wild week in the race for the White House, it began with more big wins for Donald Trump -- at least three states on Tuesday, the most delegates by far, moving
Pundits Rate the 2015 State of the Union Speech
President Obama focuses on optimism and economic progresses, does not address republican sweep in last election.
What The Alan Gross Release Means
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES EXCLUSIVE — AMERICAN ALAN GROSS RELEASED AFTER FIVE YEARS: Held for five years in Cuba, 65-year-old American contractor Alan Gross has been released from prison and is en route to U.S. soil, ABC’s JIM AVILA and SERENA MARSHALL report. In a...
How One Senate Vote Would Benefit the Super Bowl
One item left on the Senate’s to-do list this week is passing the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act, which expires at the end of this year, raising questions about the fate of some professional sporting events. The bill, also known as TRIA, was first enacted after the 9/11 attacks as a way for the