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Ted Cruz: Delegate Battle for Nomination Now a Two-Man Race

Republican candidate and Texas Ted Cruz told supporters in Houston this is now a tw0-man race for the nomination. The senator began the day of this major primary just 90 delegates behind GOP front-runner Donald Trump. After Tuesday night, he found himself with an estimated 36 of the 301 delegates at stake on election day.

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Donald Trump and Ted Cruz Square Off in Super Saturday Caucuses

On Friday, Donald Trump reversed course and announced he would skip the annual CPAC conference on Saturday and campaign instead in Kansas. Kansas is one of four states voting in Republican primaries or caucuses on Saturday, contests that have been obscured by the Super Tuesday votes this week.

Trump and Cruz in three quarter profile AP Photos

Pollsters Having a Rough Start to 2016 Election

The 2016 race for the Republican nomination has already challenged virtually every bit of political conventional wisdom. It would take an entire series of articles to detail how wildly wrong the pundit and commentariat class have been this campaign. The race has also been challenging for pollsters.

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Ted Cruz Sees Surge In Prediction Markets Following Super Tuesday Victories

A prediction exchange market now predicts that Ted Cruz will upset Republican frontrunner Donald Trump in the state of Kansas. However, Trump is still expected to win Maine, Louisiana, and Kentucky. As for the Puerto Rico Republican Primary on Sunday, Predict It speculators say Marco Rubio has a 75 percent chance to win.

Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX), with wife Heidi and Texas Attorney General Dan Patrick by his side, celebrates at a Super Tuesday watch party March 1, 2016.

It’s Time for Rubio to Go

On SEC Super Tuesday, Donald Trump cleaned up. He won seven states and now leads the field with 319 delegates entering a comfortable stretch for him before winner-take-all states kick in.

House Speaker Marco Rubio, R-Coral Gables, points to his official portrait that will hang in the House chamber, Friday, May 2, 2008, in Tallahassee, Fla. Rubio is in his final session as House Speaker.(AP Photo/Phil Coale)

WATCH: Californians Lie to Jimmy Kimmel About Voting Super Tuesday

Californians were just as fired up as the rest of the country to get out and vote in the presidential primaries on Super Tuesday — so fired up, in fact, that many of them told Jimmy Kimmel Live! that their polling places were “packed” on Tuesday morning.

California Lie Super Tuesday (Jimmy Kimmel Live / Screenshot / YouTube)

After Super Tuesday, the GOP Establishment Looks For a Nice Losing Strategy

Establishment advocates of the brokered convention seem to assume Trump’s voters, and most of Cruz’s, are either hypnotized members of a personality cult, or brats throwing a tantrum who will come to their senses when it’s time to rally against Hillary Clinton… much as the Sanders kids are glumly trooping back into Clinton’s tent, as the Bern is not felt. The Republican Party has nowhere near the credibility with its voters, or ability to buy votes by handing out government lollipops, needed for such a consolidation to occur.

Donald Trump March 1, 2016 in Louisville, Kentucky.

Donald Trump: ‘I’m A Unifier’

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said Tuesday night that he has helped unify the Republican party and expand its reach.

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Jake Tapper Asks Spinning Marco Rubio: Are You In Denial?

After getting shellacked by Donald Trump on Super Tuesday with a win in only one state — and let’s be honest, Minnesota is just barely a state — Senator Marco Rubio made the cable rounds  hoping to spin his way


Super Tuesday Exit Polls Offer Hope for Rubio, Cruz

The first Super Tuesday exit polls are out — and there is good news for Sens. Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Ted Cruz (R-TX) as they try to prevent frontrunner Donald Trump from advancing toward the Republican nomination.

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The Political Cowardice of the Anti-Trump Republican Elite

Like a gormless gaggle of liberal arts majors, the Republican brass are afraid to leave their “safe space.” Instead, they pick impotently at the probable party nominee in a pretentious fit of post-modernist pique.

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It’s Super Tuesday in Texas – Time to Vote

Texas Republicans have long asked to have a position of influence in the process of selecting the party’s nominee for president. That opportunity has now come to the voters of the Lone Star State and Texans are flocking to the polls in droves.

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