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Zuckerberg’s Conservative Battle: Where There’s Smoke, There’s Fire

Larry Kudlow, Mark Zuckerberg and his massive social-media site Facebook have come under strong criticism for allegedly suppressing stories of interest for conservative readers from its influential “trending” news section. Facebook has roughly 1.6 billion users worldwide, 167 million of whom are in the United States. Its “trending” section is therefore a powerful political influence.

Trump moving on to the next uphill battle: raising $1 billion by November

Now that Donald Trump has effectively locked down the Republican nomination for the White House, he’s moving on to the next uphill battle: raising $1 billion by November.  That would come to more than $5 million per day until the election, a tall order for a campaign that has built scant fundraising infrastructure during the primary battle

Ted Cruz: If You Can’t Win Voters Buy the Delegates? #CruzCheat

Jazz Shaw, Over the weekend we saw a lot of praise for Ted Cruz and his team’s savvy negotiations in North Dakota which resulted in many delegates being selected who were favorably inclined toward the Texas senator. But how exactly did that happen? We already know that, much like the case in Colorado, the voters

The RNC has begun to prepare the public for what could prove to be a nasty convention

After months of tense dealings with Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump, the Republican National Committee’s biggest challenge is beginning to take shape: how to navigate a scenario in which Trump leads his challengers in votes and delegates heading into the convention, but loses the nomination. On Thursday in Washington, RNC Chairman Reince Priebus met with Trump and

Hmmmmmm: Rubio sends letter to Republican officials stating that he wants to keep his delegates

Allahpundit, My God: He’s making a play to win the nomination on the 15th ballot. No, actually, I think what he’s doing here is putting his #NeverTrump beliefs into practice. Rubio has sent letters to Republican officials in states where he has won delegates, charging he wants to keep his delegates, even though he’s

Trump Signals He’s Ready to Fight for Every Delegate

The Republican front-runner made moves on Monday that showed he will mount an aggressive fight for the presidential nomination. Donald Trump is signaling that he’s not taking any delegates for granted as he tries to gather the 1,237 required to clinch his party’s presidential nomination.  The billionaire Republican front-runner’s campaign said Monday it was planning to