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GOP governors launch ‘news’ site critics call propaganda

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Republican governors are getting into the “news” business.

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Grand Old Party? Donald Trump remaking GOP in his image

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For eight years, a leaderless Republican Party has rallied around its passionate opposition to President Barack Obama and an unceasing devotion to small government, free markets and fiscal discipline. No more. On the eve of his inauguration, Donald Trump is remaking the party in his image, casting aside decades of Republican orthodoxy for a murky populist agenda that sometimes clashes with core conservative beliefs. Yet his stunning election gives the GOP a formal leader for the first time in nearly…

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Ted Cruz spox resigns over fake Marco Rubio Bible insult

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Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz has asked his campaign spokesman to resign for tweeting a story that falsely alleged Marco Rubio insulted the Bible. Cruz tells reporters he asked for Rick Tyler‘s resignation. Rubio has blasted Cruz for the incident and asked whether Cruz would fire anyone involved. Cruz says Tyler is “a good man” and deleted the tweet once he found it was false. Cruz is telling reporters: “We are not a campaign that is going to question the…

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Hillary Clinton promotes $275 billion infrastructure plan in Florida visit

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Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said Wednesday that Republican rivals Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio would “slash” spending on projects to fix aging roads and bridges, urging Congress to pass a plan to rebuild the nation’s transportation system. Appealing to a bellwether region in one of the nation’s top swing states, Clinton promoted her plan to spend $275 billion to fix the nation’s crumbling bridges, highways and airports, saying it would create tens of thousands of “good-paying” jobs in Florida…

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