NICHOLAS RICCARDI

How the Trump and Clinton tax plans would affect Americans

WASHINGTON (AP) — For America's wealthiest families, the presidential campaign presents a stark choice: A big tax increase if Hillary Clinton wins the election — or a big tax cut if Donald Trump wins.

Oct. 2, 2016 9:09 PM EDT
Trump tax return shows disparity in system

DENVER (AP) — The leak of some of Donald Trump's tax returns highlights enormous disparities in the tax code between high-income businesses and individuals and everyone else that may have allowed the Republican presidential nominee to avoid paying federal income taxes for nearly 20 years.

Oct. 2, 2016 6:42 PM EDT
Economists say Trump's economic plan is an impossible blend

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump has attached a price tag to an economic vision promising what many economists say is impossible: lower taxes, a dramatic expansion in some federal programs and a slimmer government running a smaller deficit.

Sep. 16, 2016 3:23 AM EDT
Economists: Trump's economic plans depend on unlikely growth

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump attached a price tag for the first time Thursday to an economic vision promising what many economists say is impossible: lower taxes, a dramatic expansion in some federal programs and a slimmer government running a smaller deficit.

Sep. 15, 2016 6:44 PM EDT
Trump child care plan breaks with conservative orthodoxy

ASTON, Pa. (AP) — Donald Trump rolled out a plan Tuesday aimed at making child care more affordable, guaranteeing new mothers six weeks of paid maternity leave and suggesting new incentives for employees to provide their workers childcare.

Sep. 14, 2016 12:51 AM EDT
GOP woos veterans, but Trump has rubbed some vets wrong way

RENO, Nevada (AP) — It was more than a routine get-out-the-vote knock on the door when Iraq War veteran and Nevada Republican Party staffer Jon Staab asked Kenneth Olofson, a Vietnam veteran, if he'll be voting for Donald Trump.

Sep. 6, 2016 1:53 PM EDT
Trump paints new target on legal immigration

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Donald Trump's aggressive rhetoric on illegal immigration has obscured a potentially historic policy shift — the Republican presidential nominee is the first major party candidate in modern memory to propose limiting legal immigration.

Sep. 1, 2016 2:53 PM EDT
Donald Trump teases plan to tackle costs of child care

WASHINGTON (AP) — When Ivanka Trump introduced her father at last month's Republican convention, she described a tough-talking deal-maker who also worries about family leave, equal pay for women and the cost of child care.

Aug. 9, 2016 3:23 AM EDT
Donald Trump teases plan to tackle costs of child care

WASHINGTON (AP) — When Ivanka Trump introduced her father at last month's Republican convention, she described a tough-talking deal-maker who also worries about family leave, equal pay for women and the cost of child care.

Aug. 8, 2016 7:11 PM EDT
DIVIDED AMERICA: Will Trump energize the Latino vote?

LAS VEGAS (AP) — It's a persistent paradox in American politics: Many Hispanic families have an immense personal stake in what happens on Election Day, but despite population numbers that should mean political power, Hispanics often can't vote, aren't registered to vote, or simply choose to sit out.

Aug. 8, 2016 12:31 AM EDT
GOP shifting to become the anti-trade party

DENVER (AP) — Donald Trump's break with conservative economic thinking on free trade comes as Republicans are increasingly relying on older, struggling white voters who are the most skeptical of trade deals and have lost out during an age of globalization.

Jun. 29, 2016 5:48 PM EDT
For some in GOP, Trump-Clinton matchup is 'nightmare' choice

OREM, Utah (AP) — Many Republican voters in conservative Utah are experiencing an acute version of the political panic attack that's gripped much of the party since Donald Trump's remaining rivals for the presidential nomination quit.

May. 8, 2016 8:26 AM EDT
CA convention is a homecoming of sorts for Carly Fiorina

BURLINGAME, Calif. (AP) — When Carly Fiorina spoke at the California Republican Party convention at a hotel outside San Francisco airport, it was a brief homecoming of sorts for the newly minted vice presidential candidate.

May. 1, 2016 6:14 AM EDT
GOP race shifts California's political fault lines

BURLINGAME, Calif. (AP) — The Republican Party in California has been riven for decades between those who want to tack to the ideological center to expand its diminishing appeal and those who want it to enforce conservative purity.

May. 1, 2016 5:48 AM EDT
CA convention is a homecoming of sorts for Carly Fiorina

BURLINGAME, Calif. (AP) — When Carly Fiorina spoke at the California Republican Party convention at a hotel outside San Francisco airport Saturday night, it was a brief homecoming of sorts for the newly minted vice presidential candidate.

Apr. 30, 2016 11:56 PM EDT
GOP race shifts California's political fault lines

BURLINGAME, Calif. (AP) — The Republican Party in California has been riven for decades between those who want to tack to the ideological center to expand its diminishing appeal and those who want it to enforce conservative purity.

Apr. 30, 2016 9:39 PM EDT
Trump making case to GOP insiders amid chaotic rally scene

BURLINGAME, Calif. (AP) — Donald Trump took his outsider campaign to the inner sanctum of California's Republican party, making his case directly to the GOP's state party convention even as angry demonstrators shadowed him outside in a possible harbinger of the controversy he will bring as the nominating process shifts toward the nation's most populous and diverse state.

Apr. 30, 2016 2:41 AM EDT
Trump making case to GOP insiders amid chaotic rally scene

BURLINGAME, Calif. (AP) — Donald Trump took his outsider campaign to the inner sanctum of California's Republican party on Friday, making his case directly to the GOP's state party convention even as angry demonstrators shadowed him outside in a possible harbinger of the controversy he will bring as the nominating process shifts toward the nation's most populous and diverse state.

Apr. 30, 2016 12:03 AM EDT
Cruz picks up all delegates in Colo.; Sanders win in Wyo.

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Ted Cruz completed his sweep of Colorado's 34 delegates on Saturday while rival Donald Trump angled for favor a half-continent away in New York's all-important April 19 primary.

Apr. 9, 2016 11:40 PM EDT
Cruz picks up all delegates in Colo.; Sanders win in Wyo.

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz completed his sweep of Colorado's 34 delegates on Saturday while rival Donald Trump angled for favor a half-continent away in New York's all-important April 19 primary.

Apr. 9, 2016 10:45 PM EDT

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