• Nancy Reagan attends Presidential Gala Honoring Duke of Luxembourg on November 13, 1984 the Whitehouse in Washington, D.C.

    Nancy Reagan influenced White House staffing decisions and some of the country's most significant moments, historian Allan Lichtman says.

  • US Primaries

    Andra Gillespie, associate professor at Emory University, discusses this weekend's developments and what it means for the Republican Party.

  • Ted Cruz

    Democratic and Republican voters went to the primary polls across five states to determine their respective party's standard bearer.

  • Democratic U.S. presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders speak simultaneously as they debate during the Democratic U.S. presidential candidates' debate in Flint, Michigan, March 6, 2016.

    The two candidates condemned local officials who abetted the crisis and demanded the resignation of Republican Governor Rick Snyder of Michigan.

  • Nancy Reagan looks during speeches at the christening ceremony of the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan at Newport News Shipbuilding Yard in Newport News, Virginia, 04 March 2001, the Reagan's 49th wedding anniversary.

    Former first lady Nancy Reagan has died, according to a spokeswoman with the Reagan Library. She was 94.

  • Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump

    Sigmar Gabriel has criticized Donald Trump as a right-wing populist whose political views pose a threat to peace and prosperity.

  • Democratic Presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton.

    Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton spoke with CNBC Friday afternoon, ahead of a weekend featuring several party contests and a debate.

  • Ben Carson

    Ben Carson announced that he is leaving the campaign trail at the Conservative Political Action Conference, NBC News reports.

  • Donald Trump debate

    Donald Trump remains the GOP front-runner. But if he starts losing the biggest states and support, this thing isn't over, Politico's Ben White says.

  • Donald Trump

    Attacking Donald Trump's character won't slow his march to the nomination, former Romney co-chair Tim Pawlenty tells CNBC.

  • A guard escorts an immigrant detainee from his 'segregation cell' back into the general population at the Adelanto Detention Facility in Adelanto, California. The facility is managed by the private GEO Group.

    Hillary Clinton says the private prison industry, worth billions, should be ended. But her tough talk could be mostly empty promise.

  • Job seekers wait in line to register for a job fair

    Wide differences in the job outlook from state to state could play a major role in upcoming presidential primaries.

  • Donald Trump

    The senators questioned Trump’s loyalties, his temperament and his ability to defeat Hillary Clinton in a standoff that descended into the vulgar.

  • Rowdy night at GOP debate

    Former Gov. Judd Gregg, (R-N.H.), and former Gov. Bill Richardson, (D-N.M.), weigh in on Thursday night's Republican debate, where GOP candidates took turns hurling insults. The simple fact is the numbers work in Donald Trump's favor right now, says Gregg. And Richardson makes a case for Hillary Clinton.

  • Fiery GOP debate sparks insults, attacks and taunts

    CNBC's John Harwood provides highlights from Thursday night's contentious Republican face off.

  • Trump responds to Romney - detail

    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a rally in Portland, Maine, on Thursday. Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney said in a speech earlier in Utah Trump is unfit to be president.

  • Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump holds up a CNN poll of voters nationally, showing him in the lead, while addressing a campaign rally in Portland, Maine March 3, 2016.

    If the goal is to keep Donald Trump out of the race, Never Trump proponents will likely confront this: voting for Hillary Clinton.

  • Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump at a campaign rally in Portland, Maine, March 3, 2016.

    Hewlett Packard Enterprise CEO Meg Whitman said Donald Trump's policies could cause a U.S. recession and would increase the national debt.

  • Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton

    Democrats should not expect the path to the White House to be a cakewalk if Hillary Clinton faces Donald Trump, Bill Richardson says.

  • Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump addresses a campaign rally in Portland, Maine March 3, 2016.

    "I could have said 'Mitt drop to your knees,' he would've dropped to his knees," Trump said of the 2012 GOP candidate.

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