How Donald Trump Loses - New York Times

Six months ago, that was a truism. Three months ago, it was the conventional wisdom. Now it's an assertion that inspires sympathetic glances, the kind you get when you tell friends that you think your new personal-investment strategy is sure to beat ...and more »

What's the Point of the New Ted Cruz Birtherism? - The Atlantic

Subscribe to The Atlantic's Politics & Policy Daily, a roundup of ideas and events in American politics. Brand new year, brand new resurgence of one of the more frustrating and futile political firedrills out there: Ted Cruz birtherism. The ringleader ...and more »

TRUMP: I'll write a very successful book about 'my own theory' of Obama's citizenship - Business Insider

Real-estate magnate Donald Trump brushed off questions on Wednesday about whether President Barack Obama is a natural-born citizen. "Who knows? Who cares right now? We're talking about something else, OK?" Trump said during a CNN interview.and more »

Jan.6, 2016 - New York Times (blog)

Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr., at the Naval Observatory in October.Credit Zach Gibson/The New York Times. Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. often sounded conflicted last year while deciding whether to run for president. Nearly three months after ...and more »

'Tax Wall Street,' Trump Pledges After Worst Market Week Since 2011 - Bloomberg

Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump pledged to "tax Wall Street" as he sought to use a severe stock market selloff to plant new seeds of fear among voters during a campaign rally Saturday in Ottumwa, Iowa. At times, the real estate mogul ...and more »

Ted Cruz — ethanol's best friend - Washington Times

Republican Presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, campaigns at Penny's Diner in Missouri Valley, Iowa, Monday, Jan. 4, 2016. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik) more >. 0. Share. 0. Tweet. 0. Share. 0. Pin. 0. Share. 0. Mail. 0. Share. View Comments Print.and more »

Is Ted Cruz a 'natural born Citizen'? Not if you're a constitutional originalist. - Los Angeles Times

Article II of the Constitution states: “No Person except a natural born Citizen . . . shall be eligible to the Office of President.” Donald Trump thinks Sen. Ted Cruz is not a “natural born Citizen” and that he is therefore constitutionally ineligible ...and more »

Jan.8, 2016 - New York Times

The Republican debate stage will be noticeably smaller when the candidates gather in Charleston, S.C., on Thursday night for their first debate of the year. On Monday, Fox Business Network, the host of the debate, announced on “Lou Dobbs Tonight” the ...and more »

Cassidy's Count: Can Anyone Stop Donald Trump? - The New Yorker

With just three and a half weeks until the Iowa caucus, Donald Trump is still the front-runner for the Republican Presidential nomination. Or is he? CreditPhotograph by Spencer Platt / Getty. With just three and a half weeks to go until the Iowa caucus ...and more »

Poll: Trump up 14 points in NH; Rubio in second - The Hill (blog)

Donald Trump · Donald TrumpOvernight Finance: Senate Dems call for investigation of acting SEC chairman | Wyden: Russia probe should focus on Trump financial ties | Dems seek more money for IRS Budowsky: Putin's KGB super PAC Trump touts ...and more »