2016 GOP Presidential Primaries

Conservative Icon Richard Viguerie Calls for Trump-Cruz Alliance

Conservative icon Richard Viguerie, who endorsed Sen. Ted Cruz for President in December, is calling for an alliance between delegates supporting Cruz and Donald Trump to forestall the efforts by GOP establishment party insiders to steal the nomination from one of the two anti-establishment candidates.

Donald Trump (L) shakes hands with Texas Senator Ted Cruz (R) following the CNN Republican Presidential Debate March 10, 2016 in Miami, Florida.

***Horse Race LiveWire*** Trump: ‘We’re Going to Take Our Country Back from Those People’

Donald Trump postponed his Friday evening rally at the University of Illinois-Chicago due to safety concerns. The Trump campaign said that after meeting with law enforcement officials, Trump decided to postpone the event for the “safety of all the tens of thousands of people that have gathered in and around the area.” Pro-amnesty groups, Black Lives Matter organizers and other left-wing activists had been organizing to disrupt Trump’s rally for the last week.

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***Horse Race LiveWire*** GOP Debate Tonight!

Welcome to Breitbart News’s daily live updates of the 2016 horse race. Tonight the Republican field gathers for its penultimate scheduled debate, and Florida’s primary is still in the spotlight.


Donald Trump Scores Major Win in Tennessee

Minutes after the polls closed in Tennessee, several networks, including Fox News and CNN, declared GOP front runner Donald Trump the big winner in today’s GOP Presidential primary in the Volunteer State.

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, bottom center right, has his picture taken with attendees during a campaign stop at the Signature Flight Hangar at Port-Columbus International Airport, Tuesday, March 1, 2016, in Columbus, Ohio. (

Breitbart News Daily: Texas Shootout, Sen. Sessions, and Super Tuesday

On the February 26, Breitbart News Daily show, broadcast on Sirius XM Patriot channel 125 from 6AM to 9AM EST weekdays, host and Breitbart News executive chairman Stephen K. Bannon will discuss the Republican debate in Houston, Texas, and the state of the presidential primary race going into Super Tuesday.


POLL: Trump, Cruz Tied in Texas GOP Primary

A television station poll in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex says that Ted Cruz and Donald Trump are now tied in the Texas GOP primary. Trump is leading in North Texas.


NYT on Donald Trump’s Real Estate Empire: ‘It’s a Very Successful Garage’

It is impossible to miss when you fly into New York City and spot the golf course in the shadow of the Whitestone Bridge. It is hard to avoid when you stroll along Fifth Avenue, or venture past the skating rink or carousel in Central Park. And it is there in bright lights, no less, when you pass the sleek hotel near the entrance to the Holland Tunnel: the name of Donald J. Trump.

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Breitbart News Daily: Republican Three-Way… Plus Two

On the February 25, Breitbart News Daily show, broadcast on Sirius XM Patriot channel 125 from 6AM to 9AM EST weekdays, host and Breitbart News executive chairman Stephen K. Bannon will discuss the most important news of the day, including what Donald Trump’s big win in Nevada means for the state of 2016 presidential race as the GOP field thins out.


Buchanan: Nationalism and Populism Propel Trump

As the returns came in from South Carolina Saturday night, showing Donald Trump winning a decisive victory, a note of nervous desperation crept into the commentary.

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump on February 23, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

The Jacksonian Temptation: Trump vs. Cruz

Is America witnessing the re-emergence of “Jacksonian” politics? With increasing regularity, pundits are harkening back to the cultural and political movement that brought frontier General Andrew Jackson to the White House in order to explain the changes taking place in the Republican Party. The hero of the Battle of New Orleans is more relevant than ever, it seems.

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Mark Levin: Stop The Lies, Marco

A little while back, I argued that Marco Rubio’s tactics in attacking Ted Cruz’s Senate record on immigration and national defense, among other things, were Alinskyite.

Marco Rubio Holds Las Vegas Campaign Rally One Day Before GOP Debate

Breitbart News Sunday: On the Hustings–Super Tuesday

On Breitbart News Sunday on Sirius XM Patriot channel 125 from 7PM to 10PM EST, host and Breitbart News Chairman Stephen K. Bannon will be joined by co-host, Editor-in-Chief Alex Marlow. Bannon and Marlow will be talking about the Democrat and Republican presidential primary races, Justice Antonin Scalia’s funeral, and much more.


Politico: Rubio is Romney 2.0

GREENVILLE, S.C. — At every campaign stop, Marco Rubio calls it “the biggest lie in American politics” — the notion that Republicans are the party of the super wealthy, and hopelessly out of touch with the working class and minorities.


John Kasich: ‘I’m Pro-Pope’

Gov. John Kasich said Thursday night that he is “pro-Pope,” when he was asked during a CNN Townhall in South Carolina about Pope Francis’ comments about Donald Trump.

Ohio Governor and Republican presidential candidate John Kasich speaks to voters outside of a restaurant in South Carolina following his second place showing in the New Hampshire primary on February 11, 2016 in Pawleys Island, South Carolina.

Politico: Cruz Looks to Show National Reach in New Hampshire

KEENE, N.H. — No one expects Ted Cruz to win Tuesday’s primary here. But he’s not writing off the state either — far from it — and some of the Texan’s allies say he has a real shot at showing he’s more than just the candidate of the evangelical right.

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Which Candidate Will Screw Up America the Least?

In the months leading up to the 2016 election cycle, I have often been asked by students, colleagues, and interviewers/journalists which of the potential candidates in either major party would be best suited to be president.

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Rubio Under Attack as New Hampshire Primary Race Heats up

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republican presidential candidate Chris Christie has dismissed him as a puppet and former mentor Jeb Bush called him not fit to serve as up-and-coming Republican Marco Rubio becomes the man to beat in next week’s New Hampshire primary.

WASHINGTON, DC - February 1: Senator and Presidential candidate, Marco Rubio (R-FL) stands with his family as he waits to address voters at a caucus site as Iowans prepare to cast their first votes in the 2016 Presidential primaries on February 1, 2016 in Des Moines, Iowa.

Breitbart News Daily: Zika in Texas; Obama at Mosque; War in New Hampshire

On the February 4, Breitbart News Daily show, on Sirius XM Patriot channel 125 from 6AM to 9AM EST, host and Breitbart News Chairman Stephen K. Bannon will discuss the most important news of the day, especially the presidential primary races and President Barack Obama’s appearance at a radical Mosque.


How Ted Cruz Engineered His Iowa Triumph

At just about 9 p.m. local time, the leadership of Ted Cruz’s presidential campaign moved like a phalanx through the lobby of the Des Moines Marriott Downtown toward vehicles that would transport them to the Iowa State Fairgrounds, where Cruz was holding his caucus-night party. With three-quarters of Iowa’s precincts counted and with the race, according to television networks, still “too close to call,” campaign manager Jeff Roe declared victory.

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