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Matt Palumbo: Carly VP Pick Gives Cruz Fundraising Boost

Political Strategist Matt Palumbo told Breitbart News Daily SiriusXM host Stephan K. Bannon that Ted Cruz announcing Carly Fiorina as his VP pick appears to be helping the campaign in the short-term, particularly with fundraising, but it’s likely not enough to win him the nomination in the end.

Republican presidential hopefuls Carly Fiorina (L) and Ted Cruz at the CNBC Republican Presidential Debateat the Coors Event Center at the University of Colorado in Boulder, Colorado on October 28, 2015

Craig Shirley on Fiorina: ‘Cruz Had To Do Something’

“Cruz had to do something,” he said. “He had to do something because the straight line projection showed Trump headed toward a first ballot nomination. And he very well may be headed toward a first ballot nomination. But at least this gives people pause and it did change the storyline, at least for 24 hours.”

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Frank Gaffney: Charles Koch’s Isolationism Like ‘A Lot Of American Businessmen’ ‘Towards Nazi Germany Before World War II’

Founder and President of the Center for Security Policy Frank Gaffney joined Breitbart News Daily SiriusXM host Stephen K. Bannon to discuss recent comments by Charles Koch criticizing both Donald Trump and Ted Cruz for their national security views; in essence, Gaffney likened Koch’s attitude to a type of pre-World war II appeasement.

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Rafael Cruz: ‘Indiana Has Become Ground Zero’ for Ted Cruz

“Indiana has become ground zero,” Rafael Cruz, father of Sen. Ted Cruz told Breitbart News Daily SiriusXM host Stephen K. Bannon on Tuesday. “The people of Indiana have the opportunity and the privilege and the awesome responsibility to perhaps decide who the next president of the United States will be.”


#BoycottTarget Effort Nears Half a Million Signatures

The American Family Association’s (AFA) petition to boycott Target (see details) “has almost half a million signatures already,” according to AFA’s Director of Government Affairs and the host of Sandy Rios in the Morning on AFR Talk, Sandy Rios. Rios joined Breitbart News Daily SiriusXM host Stephan K. Bannon to discuss the effort Monday morning.

House Budget Committee Chairman Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis. answers a question at the 2011 Fiscal Summit in Washington, Wednesday, May 25, 2011. (

Paul Nehlen: Paul Ryan ‘Abandoned’ His District, ‘Failed’ as Speaker

Wisconsin businessman Paul Nehlen, a former Paul Ryan supporter, tells Breitbart News Daily SiriusXM host Stephen K. Bannon he’s had enough of Ryan’s cronyism and weakness against Obama as Speaker, especially on trade, and is now challenging the GOP Speaker back home in Wisconsin’s 1st congressional district.

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John Sununu on Cruz: ‘It Stings Anytime You Fail to Win Any Delegates in a State as Big as New York’

Former New Hampshire Senator and John Kasich supporter John Sununu spoke to Breitbart News Daily SiriusXM host Stephen K. Bannon about Ted Cruz’s poor performance in New York last night, saying “I think it stings anytime you fail to win any delegates in a state as big as New York. It’s tough. It means you performed badly everywhere. That’s a tough pill to swallow.”

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Frank Gaffney: Saudis Are Committed to ‘the Destruction of Countries Like’ America

Founder and President of the Center for Security Policy, Frank Gaffney, tells Breitbart News Daily host Stephen K. Bannon, “members of the royal family, the Saudi clerics of Saudi Arabia and, of course, the various front organizations that fund the Muslim Brotherhood, that fund other kinds of jihadists, all are imbued with this commitment to Sharia – the totalitarian doctrine that calls for the destruction of countries like ours.”

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John Bolton on Europe’s Migrant Crisis: ‘Only a Matter of Time Before Some of Those Terrorists Get to the United States’

Former UN ambassador John Bolton believes the impact of Europe’s ongoing migrant crisis on America is “huge” and is one of the reasons why national security “has got to be at the center of the 2016 debate” because, as he pointed out, “It’s only a matter of time before some of those terrorists get to the United States.”

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Matt Palumbo: Cleveland Cops Forced to Give Up Vacation to Babysit Soros’ ‘Dream Team of Protesters’ at GOP Convention

Cleveland resident and conservative marketing and fundraising strategist Matt Palumbo thinks his city has made great strides in development over the past two decades, but he told Breitbart News Daily host Stephen K. Bannon that Cleveland is going to have its hands full when George Soros “rolls in his dream team of protesters,” including Black Lives Matter and others, during the Republican Convention in July.


Fiorina Leaves Door Open to Run as Cruz’s VP

Former GOP Presidential Candidate Carly Fiorina wouldn’t rule out being Ted Cruz’s Vice Presidential running mate if he gets the nomination, according to an exclusive interview she did on Election Central with Rita Cosby on WABC Radio. When  asked directly

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to guests during a campaign stop at Memorial High School on April 2, 2016 in Eau Claire, Wisconsin.

John Bolton: Nothing Wrong with Trump’s Remittance Proposal as a ‘Bargaining Position’

Former UN Ambassador John Bolton joined Breitbart News Daily host Stephen K. Bannon to discuss Republican frontrunner Donald Trump’s proposal to block a portion of the roughly $25 billion annual money transfers, known as remittances, sent to Mexico by Mexicans living outside the country until the Mexican government agrees to “a one-time payment of $5-10 billion” to pay for the border wall.

Donald Trump during a campaign stop April 2, 2016 in Eau Claire, Wisconsin.

Stephen Miller: Trump ‘Won on the Issues’ the Republican ‘Donor Class Has Lost’

Stephen Miller, a senior policy adviser for Donald Trump, tells Breitbart News Daily host Stephen K. Bannon: “The important thing is that Donald Trump has changed the political debate in this country and won on the issues that are fueling his candidacy, that are going to translate, of course, into huge wins in New York, Pennsylvania and New Jersey and all across the rest of the map.”

SIOUX CITY, IOWA - APRIL 1: Ted Cruz addresses voters during a town hall meeting at the Lincoln Center on the campus of Morningside College April 1, 2015 in Sioux City, Iowa.   (Photo by Eric Francis/Getty Images)

Rep. Steve King: If Trump or Cruz Isn’t Nominated ‘Could Be the End of the Republican Party’

Rep. Steve King, who supports Senator Ted Cruz in the GOP primary, tells Breitbart News Daily host Stephen K. Bannon that when it comes to the coming GOP convention, “If they’re maneuvering now to undermine their own rules to move a third candidate into this, I think it could split this party and it could split this party so deeply that it could be the end of the Republican Party.”