Democratic Party

The Latest: Trump, Clinton delegate leads growing

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential campaign, with primaries in five states Tuesday and Republican front-runner Donald Trump trying to move closer to nailing down his party's nomination (all times Eastern Standard Time):12:52 a.

Mar. 16, 2016 1:32 AM EDT
AP News Guide: Trump drives Rubio from race; 3 Clinton wins

WASHINGTON (AP) — The front-runners are even farther out front after presidential primary contests Tuesday delivered Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton big wins and a hefty cache of delegates, bringing them closer to their party nominations.

Mar. 16, 2016 1:10 AM EDT
Exit poll: Trump wins broad support in FL, Clinton wins 4

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump claimed Florida, the biggest delegate haul of Tuesday night's five Republican primary elections, by sweeping nearly all categories of voters— men and women, rich and poor, the highly educated and those without college degrees.

Mar. 16, 2016 1:00 AM EDT
Trump wins Florida, loses Ohio; Rubio drops out

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump scored victories Tuesday in three states, including the big-prize Florida, but lost Ohio to the state's governor, John Kasich, as the billionaire continued to move ahead in his stunning campaign for the Republican presidential nomination.

Mar. 16, 2016 12:00 AM EDT
Clinton wins Democratic primary in Ohio

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton wins the Democratic presidential primary in Ohio, scoring her latest victory over rival Bernie Sanders.

Mar. 15, 2016 8:38 PM EDT
GOP prepares to fight Obama nominee, no matter whom he picks

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court fight is about to get personal.Republicans prepared Monday to unleash a torrent of activity opposing President Barack Obama's nominee to replace the late Justice Antonin Scalia.

Mar. 14, 2016 4:49 PM EDT
The Latest: Clinton says foreign leaders wary of Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential race two days before critical contests in Florida, Ohio, Missouri, North Carolina and Illinois (all times Eastern Daylight Time):___9:50 p.

Mar. 13, 2016 9:55 PM EDT
Questions about the Missouri religious objections proposal

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri Senate has given initial approval to a measure to amend the state Constitution to provide further religious protections for those objecting to gay marriage, advancing the proposal after a 37-hour filibuster by Democrats opposed to it.

Mar. 10, 2016 2:16 AM EST
Who's best for Hispanics? Clinton, Sanders debate

MIAMI (AP) — Fighting for Florida and beyond, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders tangled repeatedly in their eighth presidential debate Wednesday night over who's a true advocate for Latinos and who has a track record of letting Hispanics down.

Mar. 9, 2016 11:08 PM EST
With fresh momentum, Trump tells GOP to embrace his bid

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — His party in disarray, a surging Donald Trump called on mainstream Republicans to unify behind his candidacy on Wednesday as his White House rivals pursued their last best opportunity to block the billionaire businessman from building an insurmountable delegate lead in two key states.

Mar. 9, 2016 8:03 PM EST
Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States and abroad: ____ March 9 The Detroit Free Press on the Michigan presidential primaries: The results are in from Michigan's primary balloting in the 2016 presidential contest, and the best news was likely the number of voters: Unusually high turnout shows how much Michigan voters want to matter, on both sides of the political spectrum.

Mar. 9, 2016 5:06 PM EST
Questions about the Missouri religious objections proposal

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The state Senate early Wednesday gave initial approval to a measure to amend the Missouri Constitution to provide further religious protections for those objecting to gay marriage, advancing the proposal after a 37-hour filibuster by Democrats opposed to it.

Mar. 9, 2016 3:37 PM EST
All those debates: Reality TV for the political masses

WASHINGTON (AP) — Thirty-six-plus hours of televised debates in the 2016 presidential campaign have brought us Marco Rubio's robotic moment, Donald Trump's jaw-dropping sexual innuendo, Bernie Sanders' dismissal of Hillary Clinton's "damn emails" and Clinton's denunciation of Sanders for an "artful smear.

Mar. 9, 2016 11:55 AM EST
Exit poll: Voter resentment fuels Trump, Sanders victories

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders rode a wave of voter discontent with the Washington establishment and deep anxiety over the economy to victory in Michigan's primary election Tuesday, exit polls showed.

Mar. 9, 2016 3:42 AM EST
Sanders is surprise victor in Michigan; Trump keeps winning

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Bernie Sanders breathed new life into his longshot White House bid with a crucial win in Michigan's primary Tuesday night, chipping away at Hillary Clinton's dominance in the Democratic presidential race.

Mar. 9, 2016 2:48 AM EST
Exit poll: Voter resentment fuels Trump, Sanders victories

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders rode a wave of voter discontent with the Washington establishment and deep anxiety over the economy to victory in Michigan's primary election Tuesday, exit polls showed.

Mar. 9, 2016 1:12 AM EST
News Guide: Trump, Sanders take Michigan

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump scored victory in the industrial heartland Tuesday, pairing a win in Michigan with one in Mississippi to demonstrate staying power at the top of the Republican presidential pack.

Mar. 9, 2016 12:32 AM EST
Sanders is surprise victor in Michigan; Trump keeps winning

LANSING, Michigan (AP) — Bernie Sanders breathed new life into his long-shot White House bid with a crucial win in Michigan's primary Tuesday night, chipping away at Hillary Clinton's dominance in the Democratic presidential race.

Mar. 8, 2016 11:46 PM EST
Sanders wins Michigan Democratic presidential primary

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bernie Sanders wins the Democratic presidential primary in Michigan, claiming victory over Hillary Clinton in an industrial Midwest state where voters expressed concerns about trade and jobs.

Mar. 8, 2016 11:31 PM EST
Clinton wins Mississippi Democratic presidential primary

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton wins the Democratic presidential primary in Mississippi, riding a continuing wave of support from black voters in Southern states to claim victory over Bernie Sanders.

Mar. 8, 2016 8:02 PM EST

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