Elections Republicans


  • Republican U.S. presidential candidate John Kasich eats a pickle at PJ Bernstein's Deli Restaurant in New York City, April 16, 2016.

    According to NBC News, GOP presidential candidate John Kasich plans to suspend his campaign, leaving Donald Trump the presumptive nominee. CNBC's John Harwood provides perspective.

  • Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton

    The principal Trump vs. Clinton campaign dynamic will feature each nominee attempting to maximize negative views of the other. Can Trump win?

  • Trump's supporters 'locked in': Surrogate

    Katrina Pierson, Trump surrogate, discusses Donald Trump's campaign, and courting "conventional" Republicans voters.

  • On to the general election?

    CNBC's John Harwood reports Donald Trump crushed Ted Cruz last night and turned his attention to Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton.

  • Will some Republicans vote for Clinton?

    Former Gov. Ed Rendell, (D-Pa.), and former Sen. Judd Gregg, (R-N.H.), parse the differences between the way Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will tackle tough issues, including energy.

  • Don't discount Trump: Ed Rendell

    Former Gov. Ed Rendell, (D-Pa.), and former Sen. Judd Gregg, (R-N.H.), weigh in on the controversial 2016 presidential campaign.

  • Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump

    CNBC's John Harwood reports the general election began last night in Indiana after Donald Trump scores a big victory and Ted Cruz suspends his campaign. And Harwood says Hillary Clinton still faces a "pesky" challenge from Bernie Sanders.

  • Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a campaign event at The Palladium at the Center for Performing Arts in Carmel, Indiana, U.S. May 2, 2016.

    Donald Trump became the likely GOP nominee on Tuesday as top rival Senator Ted Cruz withdrew from the race.

  • Must Read: GOPs for Clinton?

    The "Worldwide Exchange" crew discusses some of the morning's top attention-grabbing headlines, including an article in Politico titled "Republicans consider Clinton over Trump," and a piece in the New York Times that compares London Mayor Boris Johnson's tactics to Donald Trump.

  • Shaping up to be a Trump v. Clinton battle

    Stan Collender, MSL Group says Donald Trump's win and Ted Cruz's exit likely closes off a third party option for the GOP, and weighs in on what Trump needs to do to attract voters as a viable winner in November. And Collender says although Bernie Sanders scores a win in Indiana he is all but mathematically eliminated as the Democratic nominee.

  • Trump notches victory in Indiana

    GOP front-runner Donald Trump wins the Hoosier State's primary while competitor Ted Cruz suspends his campaign. And Bernie Sanders takes Indiana while Hillary Clinton uses Trump's win as a campaign fundraiser, reports NBC News' Edward Lawrence.

  • Eric Cantor: Donald Trump has changed the rules of the game

    Eric Cantor, Former Republican Majority Leader for the U.S. House of Representatives and Moelis & co. Vice Chair and Managing Director, speaks with CNBC's Brian Sullivan at the Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills about the 2016 election and the state of politics in the U.S.

  • A giant effigy of Donald Trump during a protest on May Day in Los Angeles, May 1, 2016.

    Could a Trump vs. Clinton presidential election be the ugliest one in history? Jake Novak has the answer.

  • Showdown in The Hoosier State

    My advice to Ted Cruz is to hang in there, says David McIntosh, Club for Growth president, discussing the battle for delegates in Indiana's primary and why Ted Cruz should not give up the race. Also McIntosh explains why he doesn't agree with either Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump's policies.

  • Is it over in Indiana?

    CNBC's John Harwood reports on Tuesday's primary in The Hoosier State where GOP front-runner Donald Trump is hoping to seal the nomination.

  • Must Read: Third party peril

    The "Worldwide Exchange" crew discusses the morning's top attention-grabbing headlines, including a piece in The Wall Street Journal about the temptation to call for a third party candidate.

  • Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, Presidential Candidates

    NBC News' Edward Lawrence reports on open primary day in The Hoosier State as Ted Cruz attempts to unseat Donald Trump, and Bernie Sanders is determined not to bow out of the race.

  • Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton

    Donald Trump could win in November if he can convince voters he "stinks less" than Hillary Clinton, say two GOP strategists.

  • Woman's Card Hillary Clinton

    Donald Trump's "woman card" comment gave Hillary Clinton a boost, while accentuating his electoral weaknesses, says Democratic pollster Margie Omero.

  • Presidential candidates campaign in Indiana

    NBC News' Tracie Potts reports it's all about The Hoosier State this week on the campaign trail.