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A Cruz Collapse, a Lowering Trump Ceiling, a Rubio Ascendancy

A creepy robocall from a PAC supporting Ted Cruz targeted Donald Trump on Thursday night for his dry and inconclusive statement about the Confederate battle flag. Writing for MSNBC, Vaughn Hillyard has this: Courageous Conservatives, the pro-Cruz super PAC who … Continue reading

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The Cruz Campaign Desperately Emails for Cash

From Lauren Lofstrom, the National Finance Director of Cruz for President writes this in an email: There’s not a delicate way to put this. We’re falling behind. I’m emailing you now, and I need to hear back in the next 30 … Continue reading

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“Pajama Boy With ‘Roid Rage, Tweeting Until His Thumbs Fall Off”

Wishing this were mine. It belongs to David French who writes in National Review: When you combine fever-swamp leftism with his protectionism and border policies, Trump looks less like a new sensation in American politics and more like a famous … Continue reading

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Rush Limbaugh Calls Rubio “a Full-Throated Conservative”

I guess the RINO label  can be unattached now from Marco Rubio. From Jesse Hill in TheHill: “Marco Rubio is no moderate, Republican centrist,” Limbaugh said. “I don’t see Marco Rubio as anything other than a legitimate, full-throated conservative.” “Nobody’s … Continue reading

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Last Minute Iowa Poll Indicates Three-Way Dead Heat – And They Show Momentum for Marco Rubio

H/T to Sarah Rumpf for this last minute Opinion Savvy Poll which shows a statistical dead-heat in tonight’s Republican Iowa Caucus between Donald Trump, Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio. During the evenings of January 29 and January 30, registered Iowa … Continue reading

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Last Minute Look Inside the Iowa Numbers and a Stunning Prediction

Writing for San Francisco-based Sinema Blaze, this from Johnnie Lee: As for Monday’s voting, Cruz campaign manager Jeff Rose said the organization’s figures show there are 9,131 Iowans choosing between Cruz and Trump, 2,807 choosing between Cruz and Rubio and … Continue reading

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Jeb Bush’s Reckless Ambition “In Danger of Damaging Family Legacy of Goodwill Among Republicans”

If there was ever an actual republican establishment that could be identified in some tangible way it would be Jeb Bush’s massive Florida machine. Still the most influential republican politician in the state, Bush has maintained his relevancy through two … Continue reading

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The Shameful Irony of Jeb Bush’s Attempt to Destroy Marco Rubio

When Jeb Bush’s go-to political hit man Mike Murphy began unleashing the hounds on Marco Rubio, it’s fair to wonder if any of the state republican pols who backed Bush’s presidential run were horrified. If so, they’ve been silent. What … Continue reading

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Does a Former Aide’s Prediction of an Iowa Loss for Trump Reveal the Path for a Rubio Asendency?

Scathing Purple Musings quoted Alan Goodman of The Victory Group earlier this week as saying that “Trump supporters, unlike backers of other candidates, have never had to show up to vote or make their voices heard on this level.” Goodman’s observation … Continue reading

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Will Trump’s Media Blitz Be Enough in Iowa?

Howard Kurtz of FOX News is reporting that Donald Trump is finally planning a television ad buy in the run-up to the February 1st Iowa Caucus: When Donald Trump and his team were planning his presidential campaign, they drew up … Continue reading

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