Tag: Delegates

New Anti-Trump Delegate Coup ‘Not Viable’

A new campaign led by “dozens” of delegates to the Republican National Convention is planning to change the convention rules in order to remove Trump as the Republican Party nominee, according to the Washington Post. But the Post only names

Donald Trump Beats Own Campaign Prediction, Reaching 1,536 Delegates

After the final five state Republican primaries on Tuesday night, Donald Trump stands at 1,536 delegates. In April, his campaign predicted it would reach 1,400 delegates ahead of the convention to meet the threshold delegate requirement of 1,237 in order to clinch the nomination on the first ballot.

Bernie Sanders marijuana (Mark Ralston / AFP / Getty)

Bernie Sanders Rallies Across Southern California

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) is campaigning hard in Southern California this week, determined to fight to the finish and deny Hillary Clinton her crowning moment in the June 7 California primary, forcing a “contested convention” in Philadelphia in July.

Shock California Primary Poll: Trump 54, Cruz 20

A new poll conducted by Survey USA and Los Angeles-area ABC News affiliate KABC shows Donald Trump dominating the California primary race, leading Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) 54% to 20%. Ohio Gov. John Kasich is third in the poll, at 14%.

Donald Trump Expands Delegate Team, Hires Ken McKay

Donald Trump hired Ken McKay, who has experience working with the RNC, the Republican Governors Association, and with presidential candidates New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and Gov. Bobby Jindal, as his senior adviser who will help with the campaign’s delegate operations team.

Donald Trump New York primary (John Moore / Getty)

5 Lessons of New York Primary for California Primary

The New York primary on April 19 marked major wins for Democratic favorite Hillary Clinton and Republican frontrunner Donald Trump, setting the stage for a decisive California primary on June 7. There are five key lessons from New York for California.

Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton

California Primary: Democrats Complete Delegate Registration

As Republican campaigns scramble to assembly delegate lists by May 8, Democrats on Wednesday passed the first of several key deadlines in the delegate selection process before the California primary. Those Democrats interested in representing their congressional district at the Democratic National Convention July 25-28 in Philadelphia — some 317 (58%) of the party’s 548 delegates from California had to file a form by Wednesday.

Trump: ‘I Think I’ll Get to 1,237’

Tuesday during a town hall broadcasted on CNN, Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump predicted he would reach the 1,237 delegate threshold to get the majority he needs to secure the GOP’s nomination. Trump told moderator Anderson Cooper he anticipates New

Ted Cruz Sweeps Colorado

Ted Cruz wrapped up the remaining 13 Colorado delegates on Saturday at the state Republican Party convention, winning every pledged Republican delegate from Colorado to the Republican National Convention.