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Presidential Horse Race 2016: Can Donald Trump handle second fiddle?

Ben Carson leads outside the margin of error in another national poll. Plus, To take advantage of the lead, Carson should be saving money now; Carson’s new frontrunner status – let the backlash begin; Marco Rubio’s sugar problem, and, How will Trump handle being second fiddle?

Presidential Horse Race 2016: Seeing the personal side of Carly Fiorina

Trump and Carson continue to lead in post-debate poll. Plus, Cruz says future moderators should have voted Republican… at least once; Ben Carson continues to confound the “professionals”; Jeb blames pundits for his campaign’s sorry state, and, The personal side of Fiorina exposed through tragedy.

Presidential Horse Race 2016: Media and Democrats lose big in CNBC Republican debate

The CNBC Republican debate was an entertaining and sometimes contentious exchange. Plus, Winners… or just the ones who stood out; Ben Carson passes the test – at least with his people; Cruz battles the moderators – Cruz wins by a knockout; Rand Paul disses Paul Ryan; Trump didn’t pave any new roads, and, Final takeaways from the CNBC slug-fest.

Presidential Horse Race 2016: Themes going into the CNBC Republican debate

Donald Trump faces yet another “moderator” who’s dissed him in the past. Plus, Trump’s Iowa conundrum and its larger potential crisis; Unlike the others, Trump apparently has no issue with attacking Ben Carson; Cruz’s plan to pounce, and, Jeb’s loser talk makes people cringe.

Presidential Horse Race 2016: Kneel at the feet of Hillary Clinton

With Joe Biden out, commence the coronation of Hillary. Plus, another poll shows Donald Trump way out in front; Should we be making real decisions based on shaky polls?; Romney says as traditional media fails, “insurgents” rise, and, Ben Carson’s unequivocal position on gay marriage.

Presidential Horse Race 2016: Will Donald Trump and Ben Carson show at the next debate?

Roger Stone says Trump and Cruz are the only ones who could take on Hillary face-to-face. Plus, If John Kasich calls out, will anyone listen?; Ben Carson goes on book tour while ramping up his campaign; While Ben expands his operation, Jeb’s contracting, and, Donald Trump and Ben Carson threaten to boycott CNBC debate.

Presidential Horse Race 2016: Jeb Bush’s “Jebcare” is a Big Government Boondoggle

Democrats draw about ten million fewer viewers than Republicans. Plus, Score: Republicans 4, Democrats 0; Has Ben Carson closed the gap on Trump?; Why Carly Fiorina isn’t following Ben Carson’s poll success, and, Jeb’s healthcare plan is still government controlled.

Presidential Horse Race 2016: Democrats’ debate – blame the Republicans!

Democrat debate summary – America would be great if…? Plus, Should Republicans root for Hillary to win the Democrat nomination?; Hillary versus Carly wouldn’t be a fair fight; Trump targets the wishy-washy crowd and his opponents, and, Ben Carson’s religious beliefs aren’t strange.