Archive for September 20th, 2015

NBC: Carly Fiorina Won GOP Debate, but Trump Still Leads: NBC Online Survey


By John Lapinski and Allison Kopicki
September 20, 2015

More than a third of Republican voters say that Carly Fiorina performed best in the Wednesday night debate on CNN. But debate performances don’t translate into vote preference overnight, and Donald Trump maintains his position at the top of the Republican pack, according to the latest NBC News online survey conducted by SurveyMonkey from Wednesday through Friday.

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Donald Trump

By Brian Bennett
September 19, 2016

After days of scorching criticism, Donald Trump defended his decision to let stand a comment disparaging Muslims, and told a conference of conservative Christians Saturday evening that he would fight to protect their right to practice Christianity inside the U.S.

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Capitol Alert
By Christopher Cadelago and David Siders
September 19, 2015

  • One change would remove the term ‘illegal alien’
  • Another would change ‘English-only’ position on government documents

In its latest attempt to heal political divisions with Latinos, the California Republican Party is moving to alter its platform on immigration and social issues, a rebranding maneuver some activists believe better reflects new norms and rapidly changing demographics.

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