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CHQ 2016 GOP Presidential Straw Poll - Does The Carly Factor Change Your Mind?

Did Ted Cruz's announcement that Carly Fiorina would be his running mate change the dynamics of the remaining Republican primaries? Will it help Cruz get to the magic number of 1,237 delegates? While you may change your mind later, tell us who you'd currently like to see as the GOP nominee.  

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John Kasich flops in friendly territory

David M. Drucker, Washington Examiner

With Kasich having failed to inflict measurable damage on Trump in states that supposedly shaped up well for him, Republican insiders are not only laughing off the governor's claims that he could win a contested nomination floor fight, they're saying his legacy in the race will be that of standing in the way of viable candidates that might have stopped Trump.

Don’t Call The Game Before The Clock Runs Out

What Trump is demanding is that the referees call the game in the middle of the fourth quarter; we disagree and think the teams should play until the delegates vote and the clock runs out at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland.

Trump: Cruz, Kasich would 'go to jail' for collusion in business

Anna Giaritelli, Washington Examiner

The front-running Republican presidential candidate doubled down on earlier criticisms of the other candidates in a Monday interview with Fox News host Sean Hannity. "It's collusion. In business you go to jail for that, but it's collusion where they're coming together because they are getting beaten badly."

Trump compares Kasich to 'spoiled brat'

Jesse Byrnes, The Hill

Donald Trump on Monday evening likened his Republican presidential rival John Kasich to a "spoiled brat" for staying in the GOP race on the eve of voting in five states. "Here's a guy that just says, 'I'm going to stay.' Like if you have a child who's a spoiled brat, where they go, 'I don't care daddy! Get out of the room, daddy. I don't care.' This is like a spoiled guy," Trump said during a rally in Wilkes-Barre, Pa.

This Week's CHQ 2016 GOP Presidential Straw Poll - Have You Voted?

Did Donald Trump's remarks about changing the pro-life plank of the Republican Platform take away his air of inevitability? Do you agree with Trump? While you may change your mind later, tell us who you'd currently like to see as the GOP nominee.  

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Cruz and Kasich team up to stop Trump

Katie Glueck and Kyle Cheney, Politico

Ted Cruz and John Kasich have begun coordinating their campaign strategy to stop Donald Trump, an abrupt alliance announced Sunday night that includes Kasich quitting his efforts in Indiana and Cruz clearing a path for the Ohio governor in Oregon and New Mexico.

Trump: Cruz/Kasich alliance 'horrible act of desperation'

Kyle Balluck, The Hill

“It is sad that two grown politicians have to collude against one person who has only been a politician for ten months in order to try and stop that person from getting the Republican nomination,” Trump said in a statement early Monday after his GOP rivals telegraphed their strategies.