Eric William Bast

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You Support Donald Trump. You Just Don't Know It

Trump is positioned to earn the Republican nomination in July  --  and it is important you know your role in it.<p>The appeal of Donald Trump is undeniable. He is brazen and bombastic, tough-talking and relentless. The ultimate showman, he engages the media with a "look! nothing-up-my-sleeves, …

5 candidates make closing arguments on CNN ahead of Western Tuesday

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> On the eve the next 2016 contests, each of the remaining presidential candidates appeared Monday night on CNN to take on issues ranging from foreign policy to their own political futures.<p>The event coincided with Donald Trump's whirlwind day in Washington, in which he met with …

Young Republicans Ponder Trump's Lasting Impact On The GOP

The magic number of Republican delegates Donald Trump needs to clinch the party's nomination is 1,237. After the March 15 primaries, Trump leads the delegate count with 678, to Ted Cruz's 423 and John Kasich's 143. On Tuesday, Republicans in Arizona, Utah and American Samoa will take to the polls …

Hillary Clinton's Record on AIDS and That Bizarre 'Mistake'

People with HIV/AIDS and the ugly history of the AIDS crisis received some unexpected attention last weekend in reaction to Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's bizarre comments at Nancy Reagan's funeral last Friday. Clinton told MSNBC that "because of both President and Mrs. Reagan …

Hillary Clinton made a mistake at Nancy Reagan's funeral. Here's why her LGBT supporters forgave her

When Hillary Clinton praised Nancy Reagan's response to AIDS shortly before Reagan's funeral, Dominic Lowell's phone blew up.<p>The day had started well for Lowell, the Clinton campaign's director of outreach to the gay community. His boss, campaign manager Robby Mook, the first openly gay man to run …

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Protesters block main road to Trump rally

PHOENIX (AP) — Protesters blocked a main highway leading into the Phoenix suburb where Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump staged a …

Hillary Clinton doesn’t get it: Paul Krugman, Bernie Sanders and the truth about the free trade scam

Trade has been a disaster for Democratic voters, but a boon for Democratic politicians — especially the Clintons<p>In the wake of Bernie Sanders stunning upset victory in the Michigan primary, there's a renewed recognition that the negative impacts of global trade matter—a lot. There's still a broad …