from Breakingviews:

Carly Fiorina signs up to another doomed merger

April 27, 2016

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from The Great Debate:

GOP nomination process 101: Candidates’ remedial edition

April 14, 2016

This combination photograph shows U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump as he speaks at a campaign event in an airplane hanger in Rome, New York April 12, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

A combination photograph of Donald Trump as he speaks at a campaign event in an airplane hanger in Rome, New York, April 12, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

from The Great Debate:

A rarity for 2016: Agreeing to disagree

March 16, 2016

Vienna, Ohio March 14, 2015 Donald Trump campaigns for the Republican nomination for the Presidency, speaking in the Winner Aviation hanger at the Youngstown-Warren Airport, to a crowd of several thousand people. PHOTOGRAPH by ALAN CHIN

Partisanship was more the order of the day, as this picture of one of the thousands of people who attended a March 14, 2016, rally for Donald Trump near Youngstown, Ohio, shows. PHOTOGRAPH by ALAN CHIN

from The Great Debate:

A Hail Mary heave to block Trump’s nomination

March 14, 2016

U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at the Savannah Center in Cincinnati, Ohio March 13, 2016.  REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

Donald Trump speaks in Cincinnati, Ohio, March 13, 2016. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

from The Great Debate:

A campaign that makes the political turmoil of 1968 look good

March 8, 2016

Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to supporters during a campaign rally in Warren, Michigan, March 4, 2016. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Donald Trump speaks to supporters at a campaign rally in Warren, Michigan, March 4, 2016. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

from The Great Debate:

Why Republicans hate the Republican Party so much

March 8, 2016

Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to supporters during a campaign rally in Warren, Michigan, March 4, 2016. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Warren, Michigan, March 4, 2016. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

from The Great Debate:

Donald Trump is right about defense spending – and that should scare you

March 2, 2016

U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks on the USS Iowa in San Pedro, Los Angeles, California, United States September 15, 2015. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson - RTS1ASJ

Donald Trump speaks on the USS Iowa in San Pedro, Los Angeles, California, September 15, 2015. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

from The Great Debate:

The GOP establishment has rallied behind a candidate. Does it matter?

March 1, 2016

A packed venue as Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally at Valdosta State University in Valdosta, Georgia February 29, 2016. REUTERS/ Philip Sears

Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally at Valdosta State University in Valdosta, Georgia, February 29, 2016. REUTERS/ Philip Sears

from Reuters Right Now:

Twitter collection: Cruz fires spokesman over misleading ad about Rubio

February 22, 2016

In a campaign shake up late Monday, Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz announced that he asked for the resignation of his spokesman, Rick Tyler. The issue at hand was a campaign ad that falsely showed rival Marco Rubio dismissing the Bible. Tyler apologized on Sunday for posting an "inaccurate story," but Cruz wasted no time in firing him the next day. Cruz's main opponent, Donald Trump, also wasted no time in taking to Twitter to draw attention to the issue and bash Cruz over the dishonesty-- and Trump isn't the only voice setting Twitter ablaze over the story. Here's a look:

from The Great Debate:

Appoint a few more Scalias, kiss democracy goodbye

February 22, 2016

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia testifies before a House Judiciary Commercial and Administrative Law Subcommittee hearing on “The Administrative Conference of the United States”  on Capitol Hill in Washington May 20, 2010.  REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque  (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS HEADSHOT)

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia testifies before a House Judiciary Commercial and Administrative Law Subcommittee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, May 20, 2010. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque