CNN Republican Debate Open Thread
Tonight is the last debate before next week’s critical Florida and Ohio primary day. What are the expectations for tonight? Hopefully it won’t be a clown show. Expect Donald to go maximum Donald. He may make an effort at being presidential, but he is incapable of controlling himself when he feels personally attacked, which we can only hope he will feel, and be, the whole | Read More »
Mother of Benghazi Victim: There’s A ‘Special Place In HELL’ for Liar Hillary Clinton!
Wow. Last night during the Democrat Debate, Hillary Clinton basically called Patricia Smith, mother of Benghazi victim Sean Smith, a liar. Well Smith appeared on Fox Business today to respond and she did not hold back. Watch: “I want to speak to her personally, and I want to be able to ask her what happened, and I want her to be able to tell me | Read More »
Guess What? Kasich ALSO Didn’t Get Enough Signatures For The Illinois Ballot!
Earlier today we reported that Gov. John Kasich had failed to obtain enough signatures on his petition to be on the ballot in the Pennsylvania primary. It turns out that’s not the only state where he dropped the ball, however. Yes, John Kasich also didn’t gather enough names to be included on the Illinois ballot. Seriously. From UPI. Last week was the deadline for candidates | Read More »
Winners and Losers from Tonight’s CNN/Univision Democrat Debate
Tonight was the Univision and CNN Democratic Debate, and there were definitely a few fireworks. As always, it’s hard to pick winners and losers in a Dem Debate, since pretty much everyone loses, but here we go. The tl;dr is Bernie over Hillary. See below. WINNERS Nobody: Nobody won. It was debate where the two candidates for the Dem nomination fought to prove they were | Read More »
OH SNAP! Jorge Ramos To Hillary: If You Get Indicted, Will You Drop Out? [VIDEO]
Now this made the whole debate worth it. Jorge Ramos grilled Hillary Clinton on her email scandal, and she was agitated and angry the whole time. The “how dare you” was practically visible in the air. Then Ramos really hit her. What is hilarious is that she really seems angry. As if this is somehow unjust treatment by the press. In reality, this theater only | Read More »
At CNN/Univision Democratic Debate, Hillary Says She’ll DEPORT Terrorists
Genius! Deportation of terrorists should work out great. You try to blow us up, we send you back home. Sorry, Charlie! You’ll have to try again!! You scamps! Folks that’s the former Secretary of State, who just minutes earlier in the debate assured the American people she knew what she was doing handling classified material on her private home server. Whether you call that her | Read More »
BWA HA HA: Detroit Barista Demands Clinton Campaign Stop Using Her Photo, Then Mocks Hillary’s Order!
The Hillary Clinton campaign posted a photo to the official Instagram page showing a barista in Detroit smiling as she served the candidate coffee. But that barista is not too happy about it, reports the Washington Times. For my money, this is the feel-good story of the day. A sort of anti-Joe the Plumber moment. They tried to use a regular everyday person to humanize | Read More »
The GOP Just Filed TWO Lawsuits Against Hillary Clinton
The GOP is suing Hillary Clinton in two separate lawsuits over access to her records from her time as Secretary of State. Hillary’s time at State continues to be a source of headaches and tribulation for her, and it won’t let up any time soon. Because of this crazy wacky interest Americans have in truth and transparency and, you know, looking out for Americans who | Read More »
BOOM: The Most Powerful Statement of Endorsement Ted Cruz Has Received To Date
This is Ted Cruz’s second big endorsement of the day, and it’s related to the first. Earlier, Cruz received Carly Fiorina’s endorsement, which is a big deal. But this is even bigger, and it’s because of the first one. I’ve got to just let this tweet speak for itself: BOOM. This is not being cute with the word endorsement. Think Progress is endorsing the idea | Read More »
What The HECK Just Happened? Here Are All Of Tuesday’s Vote and Delegate Totals
On Tuesday, four states held their elections in the 2016 Presidential Primary: Mississippi, Michigan, Idaho, and Hawaii. Three were regular primaries, one was a caucus, and all four are assigning delegates proportionally. When Hawaii’s vote finally came in during the wee hours of the morning, we had the result: Wins for Trump and Cruz (again). Here are the ESTIMATED breakdowns as of 3:30am Eastern. (Subject | Read More »
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BREAKING: CNN and NBC Call Hawaii For Donald Trump
There are 19 delegates up for grabs in Hawaii, The race has been called but we don’t have the total yet. Ten delegates are divided proportionally by the vote, three are apportioned by the RNC, and three each are picked proportionally by the two congressional districts. (Update: Those three RNC delegates are not counted separately after all. That was erroneously reported in Greenpapers.) This race | Read More »
Donald Trump Takes Big, Early Lead In Hawaii Caucus
With 13% reporting, Donald Trump is well in the lead in Hawaii about 45 minutes after the polls closed. As you can, while that is a BIG percentage lead, in real numbers it is only about 81 votes. The chairman of the Republican Party in Hawaii told CNN they are expecting over 10,000 votes, so this is VERY early. But it is a lead.
TED CRUZ WINS IDAHO PRIMARY
Fox News has made the call and Ted Cruz is the projected winner in tonight’s Idaho primary. This is his first win of the night, and a critical one after Mississippi and Michigan went to Donald Trump. BREAKING NEWS: Fox News projects @tedcruz as the winner of the Idaho Republican Primary. https://t.co/LscQGZ6DU2 pic.twitter.com/tHynAu4jd9 — Fox News (@FoxNews) March 9, 2016 Idaho is a proportional state | Read More »
Polls Closed In Idaho, Too Early To Call – OPEN THREAD
The Idaho results are going to prove to be utterly critical tonight, and right now it is just too early for any network to make the call. This is going to decide how big of a win Trump has for the day and how the delegate count will shake out. Stay tuned to RedState and consider this an Open Thread.
NBC NEWS: TRUMP WINS MISSISSIPPI
DOOM. NBC News just called the Mississippi primary for Donald Trump. We will update with the percentages shortly within this post. BREAKING: Donald Trump is projected winner of the Mississippi GOP primary. More: https://t.co/6CNmV24RDc pic.twitter.com/Bh0bRsc0Ho — NBC News (@NBCNews) March 9, 2016 Mississippi is proportional, so the impact of tonight’s vote depends entirely on the delegate distribution at the end, but there is no question | Read More »