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Ted Cruz hopes for wins over Donald Trump in Utah and Arizona


The Salt Lake Tribune reported on Saturday some good news for Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas as the next two contests for the Republican nomination draws nigh. Cruz, according to the Y2 Analytics survey, leads in Utah with 52 percent of the vote. John Kasich and Donald Trump follow with 29 …

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Bernie’s longshot victory strategy


  After string of defeats, he looks to friendlier turf and a possible plea to superdelegates. Bernie Sanders is falling further and further behind in pledged delegates — but even after Hillary Clinton’s Tuesday romp, his campaign says there’s a longshot strategy that lets him regain momentum and win the …

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Marco Rubio’s loss is Ted Cruz’s gain in new poll


    Marco Rubio’s loss is Ted Cruz’s gain, a new poll shows. The Texas senator will benefit most from Rubio’s exit from the presidential race, according to new Morning Consult polling. Among 412 Rubio supporters polled, 47 percent support Cruz as a second choice. Twenty-seven percent of respondents said …

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What to watch for on Super-Duper Tuesday


Some newscasts are calling today Super Tuesday, and your memory isn’t playing tricks on you if you’re thinking, Didn’t we just have one of those? Today, when voters go to the polls in five big states — Florida, Illinois, Ohio, Missouri and North Carolina — marks the second crucial, all-important, …

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Why liberals should root for Ted Cruz


  America’s liberals finally have a candidate they can wholeheartedly root for in the Republican primaries — Texas Sen. Ted Cruz. There’s been incredible temptation to root for Donald Trump, whose unfavorable ratings are sky-high and whose candidacy is tearing the conservative movement apart, but it’s tempered by growing fear …

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Ted Cruz Says It’s a ‘Disaster’ for Republicans if Trump Becomes Nominee


Texas Sen. Ted Cruz said it will be a “disaster” for Republicans — and the country — if Donald Trump becomes the party’s presidential nominee. “I think it’s a disaster for the country because if Donald is the nominee, it makes it much, much more likely that Hillary Clinton wins …

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US Admiral Proposes 4-Nation Effort to Safeguard Freedom of Navigation in Asian Waters


( – For the second time in ten days, a senior U.S. official has raised the prospect of joint U.S.-India naval patrols in a region where China’s expanding territorial and military ambitions have raised tensions, and this time the top U.S. military commander in the Pacific suggested widening the proposed …

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Breaking: Did Trump’s Big Win Just Evaporate As Texas Delegate Count Is Completed?


Finally, after a lot of searching and a lot of complicated charts that weren’t exactly correct it appears that the Texas Delegates ended up totaling 115 for Cruz and 40 for Trump.  If my math is correct that means that Super Tuesday was essentially a tie with a difference between …

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