Tales from the Trail

Ted Cruz and the porn star ad

By Reuters Staff
February 12, 2016

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Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz, who aims to bounce back from a third-place finish in the New Hampshire primary with an appeal to South Carolina’s evangelical voters, pulled back an advertisement because it included a porn actress.

During #Demdebate, Twitter ‘feels the Bern’

February 12, 2016
Hillary Clinton speaks as Bernie Sanders listens. REUTERS/Jim Young

Hillary Clinton speaks as Bernie Sanders listens. REUTERS/Jim Young

Hillary Clinton made modest inroads on Twitter during Thursday night’s Democratic primary debate. But – on social media, at least – Bernie Sanders was the big winner.

New Dem video makes fresh push for Latino votes

February 11, 2016

The Democratic National Committee has released a new Spanish-language video underscoring that Republican front-runner Donald Trump isn’t the only presidential candidate in his party to pose a risk for undocumented immigrants in the United States.

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The art of spin: Pulling victory from New Hampshire’s jaws of defeat

By David Greenberg
February 11, 2016

Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton arrives with her daughter Chelsea Clinton and her husband, former U.S. President Bill Clinton, to speak to supporters at her final 2016 New Hampshire presidential primary night rally in Hooksett, New Hampshire February 9, 2016. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Hilllary Clinton arrives with her daughter Chelsea Clinton and her husband, former President Bill Clinton, at her final New Hampshire primary rally in Hooksett, New Hampshire, February 9, 2016. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

How do we love thee? In New Hampshire, candidates count the ways.

February 9, 2016

Candidate Marco Rubio greets supporters on voting day in Bedford, New Hampshire, February 9, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Clinton campaign all smiles in face of likely defeat

February 9, 2016

Supporters are seen cheering behind Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton as she attends a “Get Out the Vote” campaign rally in Hudson, New Hampshire February 8, 2016. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Trump defends his potty mouth as ‘a little fun’

February 9, 2016

At Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s Monday night rally at Verizon Wireless Area in Manchester, New Hampshire, one off-color remark lit Twitter ablaze and sent his supporters into cackles.

McCain slams GOP candidates for ‘loose talk’ on torture

February 8, 2016

Senator John McCain (R-AZ) speaks during a campaign event for U.S. Republican presidential candidate Lindsey Graham (not seen) in New York July 20, 2015. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Kasich channels his inner Goldilocks

By Reuters Staff
February 8, 2016

 

U.S. Republican presidential candidate John Kasich speaks to voters during a campaign town hall in Nashua, New Hampshire, February 7, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Segar

In New Hampshire, Clinton asks women to ‘lean in’ to her candidacy

February 8, 2016
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is joined onstage by senators Al Franken (C) and Jeanne Shaheen (L) at a campaign rally in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, February 6, 2016.  REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is joined onstage by senators Al Franken (C) and Jeanne Shaheen (L) at a campaign rally in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, February 6, 2016. REUTERS/Brian Snyder