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Run, Mike, Run!

With most of his support coming from the left, a Bloomberg candidacy would only help Republicans.

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What I’m Hoping For Out Of New Hampshire

For Rubio to be hobbled without handing the nomination to Trump.

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The Pentagon Fights Back

The White House emphasis on humanitarianism may be turning some military leaders against Obama.

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Sanders and Trump in Very Late Capitalism

Both campaigns are criticizing the same thing, in divergent but essentially parallel ways.

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Pop Goes the Marco Bubble

The establishment was ready to rally around Rubio, but the final New Hampshire debate exposed his weaknesses.


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Candidates who don’t respect the season’s history and procedures are unlikely to make it to the finish line.

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Who Will Survive New Hampshire?

Trump still draws large crowds, but more voters should have a chance to see Christie and Kasich.

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