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Defiant Trump brushes off GOP critics on eve of Ryan meeting

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump declared Wednesday he doesn't need support from House Speaker Paul Ryan or other leery Republican leaders, brushing off his Capitol Hill critics even as he prepared to sit down with them.

May. 11, 2016 5:47 PM EDT
Trump chief: 'You'll see a real different way'

HOLLYWOOD, Florida (AP) — Donald Trump's senior team is promising anxious Republicans that voters will see "a real different way" soon after the Republican front-runner claims his party's presidential nomination.

Apr. 22, 2016 5:39 PM EDT
Correction: Campaign 2016 story

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) — In a story April 21 about a presentation made by Donald Trump's chief lieutenants at an RNC meeting in Florida, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Trump aide Paul Manafort said, "You'll see a real different guy.

Apr. 22, 2016 4:01 PM EDT
Trump chief: 'You'll see a real different way'

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) — His general-election appeal in question, Donald Trump's senior team is promising anxious Republicans that voters will see "a real different way" soon after the GOP front-runner claims his party's presidential nomination.

Apr. 22, 2016 3:56 PM EDT
Trump presses Republican leaders to embrace him

HOLLYWOOD, Florida (AP) — Donald Trump's chief lieutenants pushed skeptical Republican leaders Thursday to embrace him as their likely presidential nominee, declaring he can deliver big electoral gains this fall despite his contentious ways.

Apr. 21, 2016 5:43 PM EDT
Trump's rants risk annoying those who may decide nomination

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Donald Trump's relentless assault on the rules that govern how Republicans choose their nominee is coming far too late to change what even defenders acknowledge is a complicated selection system.

Apr. 17, 2016 2:55 PM EDT
Trump amassing delegates who might not be loyal to him

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Already behind the curve in organizing for the Republican convention, Donald Trump has missed crucial deadlines in a number of states to lock up delegates who would stay loyal beyond the first ballot.

Apr. 12, 2016 7:27 PM EDT
Trump faces convention test: Delegates might not be loyal

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Republican front-runner Donald Trump has missed crucial deadlines in a number of states to lock up delegates who would stay loyal beyond the first ballot at the party's national convention in July.

Apr. 12, 2016 4:18 PM EDT
Trump suggests 'punishment' for women who get abortions

BROOKFIELD, Wisconsin (AP) — Women who get abortions should receive "some form of punishment," Republican front-runner Donald Trump said Wednesday, without indicating specifically what the punishment should be.

Mar. 30, 2016 6:41 PM EDT
Trump rescinds pledge to back GOP nominee; Walker backs Cruz

BROOKFIELD, Wis. (AP) — Donald Trump, turning his focus to Wisconsin even as another controversy cast a shadow over his campaign, said Tuesday he will no longer honor his pledge to support the eventual Republican pick for president.

Mar. 29, 2016 11:02 PM EDT
Trump tries to win Wisconsin without backing of radio hosts

BROOKFIELD, Wis. (AP) — Donald Trump is trying to defy convention yet again in the 2016 race for president — this time, by winning an election in Wisconsin without the support of the state's influential conservative talk radio hosts.

Mar. 29, 2016 10:28 AM EDT
Trump ready to visit Wisconsin, but Cruz has head-start

ALTOONA, Wis. (AP) — Donald Trump is planning to make his first campaign visit to Wisconsin on Tuesday, where the upcoming Republican presidential primary could mark a turning point in the unpredictable GOP race.

Mar. 28, 2016 3:18 PM EDT
Trump set to visit Wisconsin, but Cruz has head start

OSHKOSH, Wisconsin (AP) — Donald Trump is planning to make his first campaign visit to Wisconsin on Tuesday, where the upcoming Republican presidential primary could mark a turning point in the unpredictable race.

Mar. 28, 2016 2:55 PM EDT
Attacking Cruz's wife could hurt Trump with female voters

OSHKOSH, Wis. (AP) — Donald Trump's latest rude comments about Ted Cruz's wife are raising new alarms among Republicans about the party front-runner's ability to win over women, especially in a potential fall presidential match-up with Hillary Clinton.

Mar. 26, 2016 3:08 AM EDT
Trump risks turning off women with Cruz attacks

OSHKOSH, Wisconsin (AP) — Donald Trump's latest rude comments about Ted Cruz's wife are raising new alarms among Republicans about the party front-runner's ability to win over women, especially in a potential fall presidential match-up with Hillary Clinton.

Mar. 25, 2016 6:19 PM EDT
Cruz says Trump spreading false rumors about personal life

OSHKOSH, Wisconsin (AP) — Ted Cruz accused Republican presidential rival Donald Trump of stoking false rumors about his personal life Friday, charging that the billionaire businessman and party front-runner is trafficking in "sleaze" and "slime.

Mar. 25, 2016 4:11 PM EDT
Cruz-Trump spat over wives takes nastier turn

DANE, Wisconsin (AP) — Ted Cruz branded Donald Trump a "sniveling coward" as the feud between the Republican presidential contenders over their wives took a nastier turn.

Mar. 25, 2016 12:01 AM EDT
Cruz-Trump spat over wives takes nastier turn

DANE, Wis. (AP) — Ted Cruz branded Donald Trump a "sniveling coward" Thursday as the feud between the Republican presidential contenders over their wives took a nastier turn.

Mar. 24, 2016 10:32 PM EDT
Cruz-Trump spat over wives takes nastier turn

DANE, Wisconsin (AP) — Ted Cruz branded Donald Trump a "sniveling coward" Thursday as the feud between the Republican presidential contenders over their wives took a nastier turn.

Mar. 24, 2016 9:32 PM EDT
Kasich's hopes rest on a contested convention

CLEVELAND (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich had a gym full of cheering supporters and confetti as well as 66 brand new Republican presidential delegates after his home-state victory, but he's got no mathematical path to win the GOP nomination outright.

Mar. 16, 2016 2:24 PM EDT
Correction: Campaign 2016 story

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — In a story March 13 about the 2016 campaign, The Associated Press reported erroneously that in response to a Donald Trump tweet threatening to send his supporters to a Bernie Sanders rally, Sanders' campaign posted a tweet that read "Send them.

Mar. 14, 2016 2:53 PM EDT
Some anti-Trump GOPs turn to Ohio, where Kasich could win

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Republicans hoping to stop presidential candidate Donald Trump were quickly deploying forces in Ohio Thursday as one of their last battlefronts ahead of Tuesday's crucial cluster of winner-take-all primaries.

Mar. 10, 2016 7:30 PM EST
Campaign donors having second thoughts about Marco Rubio

TAMPA, Florida (AP) — Just when Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio needs them the most, big-dollar contributors from the party's wealthy mainstream are having second thoughts about his future in the 2016 race.

Mar. 7, 2016 7:41 PM EST

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