Republican Party

Rubio vows more aggressive approach in extended campaign

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Facing the biggest test of his presidential bid, Marco Rubio promised a more aggressive approach in what his team expects to become an extended Republican nomination fight that could result in a brokered national convention.

Feb. 10, 2016 3:06 PM EST
Trump and Sanders big winners, riding voter frustration

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Bernie Sanders rode a wave of voter frustration with American politics to commanding victories in Tuesday's New Hampshire primaries, adding crucial credibility to their upstart candidacies.

Feb. 10, 2016 2:08 AM EST
Viewer's Guide: What to watch on the day after New Hampshire

WASHINGTON (AP) — Time to trade in those boots and head south and west. After Sen. Bernie Sanders and businessman Donald Trump cruised to victory in snowy New Hampshire, the presidential race sprints on to South Carolina and Nevada — perhaps with a smaller cast of characters.

Feb. 10, 2016 12:03 AM EST
AP News Guide: Trump, Sanders prevail in NH

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders routed their rivals in the New Hampshire primary Tuesday, avenging their Iowa losses to keep the mad scramble of the 2016 presidential campaign alive with dozens of contests to come.

Feb. 10, 2016 12:02 AM EST
Trump nails it in New Hampshire; Kasich snags second

NASHUA, N.H. (AP) — Donald Trump nailed down a decisive first victory in New Hampshire's presidential primary Tuesday, proving his unorthodox campaign can translate the large crowds at his rambunctious rallies into the votes that determine delegates.

Feb. 9, 2016 11:32 PM EST
Sanders defeats Clinton, Trump wins in New Hampshire

MANCHESTER, New Hampshire (AP) — Bernie Sanders won a commanding victory over Hillary Clinton in the New Hampshire primary Tuesday, and Donald Trump also scored a big win in a triumph of two candidates who have seized on Americans' anger at the Washington political establishment.

Feb. 9, 2016 11:00 PM EST
Candidates sprint to NH finish, but brace for long campaign

SALEM, N.H. (AP) — Eyeing their first wins in a capricious campaign, Republican Donald Trump lashed out at his opponents Monday while Democrat Bernie Sanders sought to play it safe on the eve of the nation's initial primary.

Feb. 9, 2016 2:32 AM 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
After Rubio stumbles, rivals see opening in New Hampshire

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

Feb. 7, 2016 11:52 PM EST
After Rubio stumbles, rivals see opening in New Hampshire

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

Feb. 7, 2016 7:51 PM EST
AP FACT CHECK: Fumbles from the Republican field

WASHINGTON (AP) — What happened in Iowa didn't stay in Iowa. And when it reached the stage in the latest Republican presidential debate, Ted Cruz had some explaining to do.

Feb. 7, 2016 1:19 PM EST
Rubio under fire in GOP debate after rise in polls

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Marco Rubio, a first-term senator on the rise in the presidential race, faced a barrage of attacks in Saturday night's Republican debate, with rivals vigorously challenging his readiness to be president and the depth of his expertise as they sought to salvage their own White House hopes.

Feb. 7, 2016 1:51 AM EST
Correction: GOP 2016-Cruz-White Turnout story

In a story Feb. 5 about presidential candidate Ted Cruz’s turnout strategy, The Associated Press reported erroneously that political strategist Matthew Dowd is a Republican.

Feb. 6, 2016 2:16 PM EST
Viewers' Guide: Trump returns as urgency grows for others

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — With one presidential election contest over and the next three days away, there was a new sense of urgency for the Republican candidates ahead of Saturday night's final debate before New Hampshire voters have their say.

Feb. 6, 2016 1:03 PM EST
That Iowa couple Christie talks about? They voted for Rubio.

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — An Iowa couple whose son is heading to Iraq made such an impression on Republican presidential hopeful Chris Christie that he's made them a staple of his New Hampshire campaign speech this week.

Feb. 6, 2016 12:26 PM EST
Republicans circle Rubio as stakes grow in New Hampshire

LONDONBERRY, N.H. (AP) — On the rise in a tightening race, Marco Rubio shouldered intensifying attacks Friday from moderate-leaning Republicans who fear a strong Rubio showing in Tuesday's New Hampshire primary could spell the end for their frazzled presidential campaigns.

Feb. 5, 2016 9:48 PM EST

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