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South Carolina Primary

Clinton Wins Big In South Carolina On Way To ‘Super Tuesday’

The former secretary of state’s victory also established her strength among black voters, a crucial Democratic constituency.

February 27, 2016

South Carolina Polls: Clinton On Verge Of Landslide Over Sanders

Clinton appears set to win the the fourth contest with such a sweeping victory that it could restore her momentum toward the nomination — and which also might cast doubts upon Sanders’ ability to reach out beyond his base of younger white voters.

February 26, 2016

Late Night Roundup: Trump’s Big Win Down South

In the wake of the South Carolina primary, two topics dominated the late night shows: Donald Trump’s steamrolling victory — and the final, definitive end of Jeb Bush.

February 23, 2016

Newt Gingrich: Donald Trump Is “The Candidate That ‘Fox & Friends’ Invented”

The Fox News hosts actually mounted a decent rebuttal — illustrating how the other campaigns have failed to exploit the media as effectively as The Donald.

February 22, 2016

Unforced Errors And Miscalculations End Bush’s White House Hopes

How Bush found himself out of the race after just the third contest of 2016 is a cautionary tale of political miscalculation and strategic errors.

February 21, 2016

Trump Takes South Carolina, Clinton Wins Nevada

It was Trump’s second victory in a row, after the New Hampshire primary, an outcome that frightens establishment Republicans.

February 20, 2016

Donald Trump Dips Into A Pig’s Blood Hoax

Donald Trump has reached into the fevered recesses of the right-wing id yet again — and his crowds love him for it.

February 20, 2016

This Week In Polls: The Battle Of Fort Trumpter

The polls in South Carolina clearly show Donald Trump in the lead — but it’s a muddled picture in the race for second place.

February 19, 2016

Key South Carolina Democrat Clyburn Endorses Clinton For President

Clyburn’s support gives Clinton a vital boost from the state’s most influential black politician ahead of next week’s primary.

February 19, 2016

Cruz Campaign Forges Photo Of Rubio And Obama Shaking Hands

Ted Cruz’s campaign has found a way to connect his lead (non-Trump) rival Marco Rubio to President Obama: Photoshop.

February 18, 2016

White House Hopeful Rubio Nabs Big Endorsement Before Crucial Primary Vote

Gov. Nikki Haley, often touted as a possible Republican vice presidential candidate, has also called for tolerance of immigrants.

February 17, 2016

SC Post and Courier: Gov. Nikki Haley Endorses Marco Rubio

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley will formally endorse Marco Rubio’s bid for the party’s nomination at a town hall tonight at 6pm.

February 17, 2016

Ted Cruz: Parents Would Be ‘Dismayed’ To Hear Their Children Repeating Donald Trump

Ted Cruz is mounting a new argument against Donald Trump’s never-ending stream of insults and obscenities.

February 16, 2016
Photo via Jeb Bush

Jeb Bush Tweets Photo Of Handgun With His Name On It

Jeb Bush will apparently do anything to get Republican primary voters to like him.

February 16, 2016
A U.S. border patrol officer sits in his vehicle along the border with Mexico near San Ysidro, California

The South Carolina Republican Primary Is Engulfed In Immigration Hysteria

Iowa and New Hampshire did not prepare us for the full extent of Republican immigration insanity.

February 16, 2016
Former U.S. President George W. Bush (L) joins his brother Republican U.S. presidential candidate Jeb Bush (R) on the campaign trail for the first time in the 2016 campaign at a rally in North Charleston, South Carolina February 15, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Jeb Bush Gets A Brotherly Hand From George W. In South Carolina

Whether the elder Bush’s presence will help his 63-year-old brother in the South Carolina Republican primary on Saturday remains to be seen.

February 15, 2016

Endorse This: What Finally Gets The GOP Offended By Trump

Republicans are now outraged at Trump for the one conspiracy theory he hasn’t actually been pushing.

February 15, 2016

Trump Goes On Twitter Bender: I’ll Sue Ted Cruz!

Donald Trump was warming up for the debate on Saturday in the key South Carolina primary — by trash talking the other Republican candidates on Friday.

February 12, 2016

Poll: Donald Trump Ahead By 17 Points In South Carolina Primary

Donald Trump is coming off his big victory in New Hampshire — and he’s got a head start in the crucial South Carolina primary next Saturday.

February 12, 2016

Endorse This: Rubio’s Love Of George W. Bush — On 9/11!

And just think: The crowd actually applauded at this.

February 12, 2016

Endorse This: Jeb Asks — What, I Can’t Have My Mom (And Brother) Campaign For Me?

Megyn Kelly asks Jeb: “The question is, what do your rivals do — in particular, what does Trump do?”

February 11, 2016
George W. Bush, via Facebook.

Jeb Premieres New Radio Ad — Starring George W. Bush

In the new ad, George W. Bush tout’s Jeb’s ability to be a military leader for dangerous times — which might rub some voters the wrong way.

February 10, 2016

This Week In Polls: Trump Over All

Every time Donald Trump says something so outrageous that people are widely shocked and horrified — that’s when he’ll be going further up in the polls again.

December 11, 2015

Endorse This: Lindsey Graham’s Fightin’ Words!

Of course, in order for Graham himself to even get near Trump, he would first have to qualify for one of the top-ten candidate debates — and good luck with that.

August 25, 2015