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debate

Predicting the demise of the Donald Trump boomlet has not been a smart thing to do this summer. No matter what he said or did...
Donald Trump

The big story going into tonight's primetime debate in Cleveland is Donald Trump. Right now he's the frontrunner. Whether that lasts or not remains to...
Marco Rubio

Tonight’s Republican presidential debates on Fox News mark what we may consider the end of the preliminary phase of the race. From this point forward,...
Trump

Earlier this week, Republicans failed in their attempt to strip Planned Parenthood of federal funding. The measure gained the support of 53 members of the...
Donald Trump polls

Donald Trump appears to be defying every prediction about his own self-inflicted demise. It's not just that he's polling well nationally; his favorability ratings among Republicans...
Jeb Bush

The conventional wisdom of the day is that Donald Trump isn’t the only person to benefit from his astonishing rise in the polls. While the...
RINO Republican

Republicans are on edge. The “base” is restless. Incandescent outrage over the way that the GOP’s elected representatives have dismissed and ignored their core voters...
Donald Trump

I'm no great fan of Donald Trump, as readers of this site know. But I agree with Fox's Howard Kurtz, who wrote that this story on...
Trump-Clinton connection

In detailing the four reasons why I think that Donald Trump’s current surge to the top of the Republican nomination race yesterday, I noted that...
Carly Fiorina 2016

Political reporters are less vexed by the reasoning behind Donald Trump’s decision to mount a narcissistic campaign of self-aggrandizement disguised as a presidential bid than...
Donald Trump

Yesterday, our John Podhoretz spoke for many Americans when he found it impossible to view the rise of Donald Trump in the polls with anything...
James Madison

Last week, in the context of the rise in political support on the right for Donald Trump, I wrote about the distinction between populism and...