THOMAS BEAUMONT

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
Former Klan leader at center of latest GOP campaign joust

LEESBURG, Va. (AP) — Republican front-runner Donald Trump drew sharp criticism from his rivals in both parties Sunday for refusing to denounce an implicit endorsement from former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke, raising the specter of racism as the presidential campaign hits the South.

Feb. 29, 2016 1:55 AM EST
White supremacist leader at center of new Trump furor

LEESBURG, Virginia (AP) — Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump is drawing criticism for refusing to denounce an implicit endorsement from a white supremacist leader, with his main rivals, Sens.

Feb. 28, 2016 8:54 PM EST
Cruz, Rubio escalate case against Trump

ATLANTA (AP) — With Super Tuesday approaching, Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz escalated their argument Saturday that Donald Trump is a conservative impostor, trying to make the case to voters they can keep the ascendant billionaire from claiming the Republican presidential nomination.

Feb. 27, 2016 8:32 PM EST
Cruz, Rubio escalate case against Trump

ATLANTA (AP) — With Super Tuesday looming, Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz escalated their argument Saturday that Donald Trump is a conservative impostor, trying to make the case to voters they can keep the ascendant billionaire from claiming the 2016 Republican presidential nomination.

Feb. 27, 2016 3:56 PM EST
Clock is ticking as Rubio looks to pick up Bush donors

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Some Jeb Bush donors have been slow to swing behind Marco Rubio since Bush's exit from the Republican presidential race this weekend, leaving other donors nervous that the mainstream GOP is running out of time to rally behind a single candidate.

Feb. 24, 2016 4:36 PM EST
Trump wins South Carolina; Jeb Bush ends White House bid

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Donald Trump tightened his grip on the mantle of Republican presidential front-runner on Saturday as South Carolina voters seething about Washington and career politicians propelled the billionaire businessman to a comfortable primary win.

Feb. 20, 2016 10:47 PM EST
Jeb Bush drops out of the Republican race for president

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Republican Jeb Bush ended his campaign for the presidency Saturday after a disappointing finish in South Carolina, acknowledging a failure to harness the hopes of Republican voters angry at the political establishment.

Feb. 20, 2016 9:43 PM EST
Jeb Bush drops out of the Republican race for president

COLUMBIA, South Carolina (AP) — Republican Jeb Bush ended his campaign for the presidency Saturday after a disappointing finish in South Carolina, acknowledging his failure to harness the hopes of Republican voters angry at the political establishment.

Feb. 20, 2016 9:15 PM EST
Bush, seeking a much-needed revival in SC, calls in family

ROCK HILL, South Carolina (AP) — Jeb Bush has long kept his family at arm's length in his effort to become commander-in-chief, but with the South Carolina primary looming, he's embracing them like never before in the state that has historically stood by the Bush family in its previous White House bids.

Feb. 19, 2016 2:29 PM EST
Rivals see opportunity in NH primary after Rubio stumbles

BEDFORD, N.H. (AP) — Marco Rubio's uneven debate performance just days before Tuesday's New Hampshire primary has emboldened a trio of governors seeking to stem his rise in the Republican race for president.

Feb. 8, 2016 3:38 AM EST
After Rubio stumbles, rivals see opening in New Hampshire

BEDFORD, N.H. (AP) — Marco Rubio's uneven debate performance just days before Tuesday's New Hampshire primary has emboldened a trio of governors seeking to stem his rise in the Republican race for president.

Feb. 8, 2016 1:10 AM EST
Christie: Rubio as out of place in New Hampshire on abortion

MANCHESTER, New Hampshire (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Thursday that Republican primary voters in New Hampshire "should be concerned" about presidential rival Marco Rubio's position on abortion, suggesting he is out of step with the state's GOP electorate.

Feb. 4, 2016 6:47 PM EST
Rubio looks to NH to peg himself as a Republican for all

LACONIA, N.H. (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio is using every bit of momentum his campaign received from the Iowa caucuses to show New Hampshire voters that he — not his competition — is the Republican for all Americans.

Feb. 4, 2016 7:36 AM EST
AP News Guide: Cruz wins Iowa; Dem race up in air

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The opening contest of the 2016 presidential election delivered an Iowa victory to hard-charging conservative Ted Cruz, humble pie to Donald Trump and a night of bristling suspense in a too-close-to-call contest between Democrats Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders.

Feb. 2, 2016 3:40 AM EST
AP News Guide: Iowans give Cruz 1st win of 2016 election

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Ted Cruz, a hard-driving conservative, defeated national front-runner Donald Trump in a fierce struggle for supremacy in the Iowa Republican caucuses Monday while Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders battled far into the night over who will claim the first prize in the Democratic presidential contest.

Feb. 2, 2016 12:39 AM EST
Rubio's Iowa crisscross approach bends caucus campaign norm

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Marco Rubio is all over the map in Iowa. Quite literally.Having spent little time in the state's rural Christian conservative northwest, the Republican presidential candidate dropped in to Sioux County for the first time on a solo campaign trip last week, then bounced across the state two days later to speak with some of Iowa's more fiscally conservative voters in the east.

Jan. 25, 2016 8:18 PM EST
Rubio Iowa closing argument attacks Clinton, not GOP rivals

WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio sprinted toward the Iowa caucuses Sunday, avoiding direct confrontations with his opponents and instead, projecting a vision that looks more toward the general election.

Jan. 24, 2016 7:14 PM EST
Bush sees similarities in his foreign policy and his dad's

CORALVILLE, Iowa (AP) — Jeb Bush believes he's got the best prescription for American foreign policy, from his strategies for deterring North Korea's nuclear ambitions, to destroying the Islamic State.

Jan. 16, 2016 2:58 AM EST
AP Conversation: Jeb Bush on foreign policy and family

CORALVILLE, Iowa (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush believes he has the best prescription for American foreign policy, from his strategies for deterring North Korea's nuclear ambitions to destroying the Islamic State group.

Jan. 15, 2016 2:09 PM EST
White House hopeful Bush lays out plans for foreign policy

CORALVILLE, Iowa (AP) — Jeb Bush believes he's got the best prescription for American foreign policy, from his strategies for deterring North Korea's nuclear ambitions, to destroying the Islamic State.

Jan. 15, 2016 1:49 PM EST
AP Conversation: Bush sees conservatism at stake in '16

CORALVILLE, Iowa (AP) — Jeb Bush says he misjudged the intensity of anger among Republican voters before his White House campaign and believes the country in 2016 is "dramatically different" than in past elections.

Jan. 14, 2016 3:37 AM EST
AP Conversation: Bush sees conservatism at stake in '16

CORALVILLE, Iowa (AP) — Jeb Bush says he misjudged the intensity of anger among Republican voters before his White House campaign and believes the country in 2016 is "dramatically different" than in past elections.

Jan. 13, 2016 2:37 PM EST
AP Conversation: Bush sees conservatism at stake in '16

CORALVILLE, Iowa (AP) — Jeb Bush says he misjudged the intensity of anger among Republican voters before his White House campaign and believes the country in 2016 is "dramatically different" than in past elections.

Jan. 13, 2016 2:15 PM EST
As crunch time nears, the reserved Jeb Bush flashes emotions

MEREDITH, N.H. (AP) — Self-described as a policy nerd and tagged as "low energy" by Donald Trump, Jeb Bush is reaching deeper to show voters the man inside as he fights for his political survival ahead of New Hampshire's Republican presidential primary.

Jan. 9, 2016 4:51 AM EST

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