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Huckabee: ‘Bed-Wetting’ GOP Afraid Trump Will Win

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee, also a former presidential candidate, said the marked amount of Republicans disavowing endorsements or support of Donald Trump following the release of the vulgar 2005 video were not made for reasons the public might think. “A lot of these bed-wetting, hand-wringing Republicans–they’re not afraid Donald Trump is going to lose:

Huckabee says ‘Trump’s gotta be Trump’ in final weeks of campaign

Former presidential candidate and Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee said Monday on “The Kelly File” that Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump should resist calls to shift his messaging in the final weeks of the campaign. “I think Trump’s gotta be Trump,” he told Megyn Kelly. In the wake of the New York Times report containing an

Oldest-ever congressman facing tough primary test

 A 91-year-old Texas congressman who first won his seat when Jimmy Carter was president faced the toughest test of his political career Tuesday from a Republican primary challenger barely half his age. Ralph Hall, who first ran for political office in 1950 and is the oldest-ever member of the U.S. House, has promised that should

Primary Day North Carolina: States Voters decide Hagan Senate rival

 North Carolina voters are about to decide who they believe can best challenge Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan in November: a state politics insider backed by Mitt Romney or first-time candidates more aligned with the tea party and the Christian right. Tuesday’s U.S. Senate primary will highlight the struggle for control in the Republican Party as

Runoff elections could be bad news for GOP

 As Republicans try to win control of the Senate in the 2014 elections, they may be forced to confront runoffs in key states that could expose conservative-vs.-establishment rifts and allow relatively tiny numbers of voters to pick the nominees. In North Carolina, Republican Thom Tillis hopes to capture at least 40 percent of the vote

The Latest: AP-GfK Poll: Election indicators suggest GOP edge

 The latest Associated Press-GfK poll holds bad news for President Barack Obama, but as the November elections draw closer, there are ominous signs for congressional Democrats as well. A look at the key findings from the March poll on this year’s election and the burgeoning 2016 presidential field. GOP GAINING GROUND Preferences for control of

Sen. Ted Cruz logging serious time in Iowa

 Texas tea party darling U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz is making his fourth trip to Iowa in eight months, logging serious face-time before most other potential 2016 White House hopefuls in the state that kicks off presidential voting. Cruz will keynote a Network of Iowa Christian Home Educators’ event Tuesday in Des Moines before heading to