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Time is running out for Donald Trump’s rivals to stop him

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Donald Trump‘s rivals are running out of time to stop him after his dominant performance in South Carolina. A close look at the election calendar suggests that if the New York billionaire’s rivals don’t slow him by mid-March, their only chance to deny him the Republican presidential nomination may be a nasty and public fight at the party’s convention this summer. “When you look at it right now, it looks like there’s this juggernaut,” said Rich Beeson, a senior aide…

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Marco Rubio staffer takes swing at Rand Paul aide at bar before Michigan GOP summit

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Presidential politics can be all fun and games; that is, until someone starts throwing punches. As Republicans gathered for a GOP leadership conference on Mackinac Island, Mich., this weekend, a fight broke out at a local bar between a campaign official for Rand Paul and a staffer for rival presidential candidate Marco Rubio. At one point in the evening, reports Chad Livengood of the Detroit News, John Patrick Yob, Rand Paul’s chief Michigan strategist and national political director, took a…

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