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Elections Republicans

  • Trump holds big lead in NY: Poll

    NBC News' Tracie Potts reports Donald Trump is complaining things are not fair as candidates fight for delegates ahead of the GOP convention.

  • Politics is moving away from the centre: Economist

    Christopher Probyn, chief economist at State Street Global Advisors, shares his opinion on U.S. politics and the presidential election candidates.

  • Corporations & funding conventions

    Discussing corporate America and funding the political conventions, with Sara Fagen, DDC Advocacy chief political strategist, and James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute economic policy analyst.

  • U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign event at an airplane hangar in Rochester, New York.

    Trump is leading in the polls, but what do New Yorkers really think of him? Media strategist Mark Macias weighs in.

  • Trump's obnoxious, a bully and a narcissist: Dick Kovacevich

    Donald Trump debates on the basis of personal insults and trivial sound bites and I don't think his policies make any sense, says Dick Kovacevich, former Wells Fargo CEO, explaining why Trump will not get his vote for president. Also Kovacevich shares his thoughts on why the Republican Party would vote for Ted Cruz rather than Donald Trump.

  • Presidential candidates battle for Empire State

    Politico's Ben White weighs in on the GOP's fight for delegates and questions are raised whether Paul Ryan is running a "shadow campaign."

  • Donald Trump

    Donald Trump has benefited far more than Ted Cruz under the GOP's arcane rules for allocating delegates.

  • Campaigns leads to NY

    NBC News' Tracie Potts reports Albany, New York is a popular place for presidential contenders today as candidates campaign ahead of the Empire State's primaries.

  • Ted Cruz speaks during a campaign stop at King's Christian Bookstore in Boone, Iowa January 4, 2016.

    Cruz took all 13 of the delegates up for grabs on Saturday to complete a clean sweep of the state, NBC News reports.

  • Obama said Donald Trump and Ted Cruz have upset mainstream "establishment" Republicans with their insurgent campaigns.

  • Voters cast their ballots at the polling place at Fairfax Circle Baptist Church during Super Tuesday voting March 1, 2016 in Fairfax, United States.

    Think your vote matters? This political season has exposed a dirty little secret about our primary system, two GOP strategists say.

  • Trump 55 delegates short of 1,237: Forecaster

    The GOP delegate fight is getting granular, and the rhetoric is escalating on the Democratic side between Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton, reports CNBC's John Harwood.

  • Must Read: Why NY votes matter this time

    The "Worldwide Exchange" crew discusses the morning's top attention-grabbing headlines, including an article in the Wall Street Journal written by Peggy Noonan about why presidential candidates from both parties should expend energy in the Empire State, and a Financial Times piece about the disruptive impact of unicorns.

  • Sanders, Clinton pledge support as Trump hunkers down in NY

    NBC News' Tracie Potts reports the battle for delegates continues in the Republican Party, and Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton pledge to support the Democratic nominee.

  • Predicting Donald Trump presidential bid

    Luigi Zingales, professor at University of Chicago, predicted Donald Trump's presidential bid four years ago and says that populism was inevitable.

  • Bernie Sanders and Ted Cruz

    Wisconsin produced the results Ted Cruz and Bernie Sanders have been dreaming of. Now what do they do?

  • Curly Haugland: Unbound RNC delegate

    Curly Haugland, RNC Rules Committee, explains why he thinks delegates should not be bound at the Republican Convention. Supreme Court decisions have guaranteed the rights of individual members of the Party to be protected from intrusion of the process by state laws, says Haugland.

  • RNC's great delegate divide

    A debate is brewing within the Republican National Committee over the question of whether any of its delegates are really bound to candidates or can they vote their own preference at the convention. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports.

  • Chickens coming home to roost for GOP: Tony Fratto

    Joel Benenson, Benenson Strategy Group, and Tony Fratto, Hamilton Place Strategies, discuss the likelihood of Hillary Clinton beating Donald Trump in the general election. The Republican campaign has reinforced so many of the negatives of the brand for the Republican Party, says Benenson.

  • 'Must Read': Treasury's new 'rules' political dogma

    The "Worldwide Exchange" crew discusses the morning's top attention-grabbing headlines, including an article in The Wall Street Journal about the Treasury's new tax inversion rule, and Karl Rove writing about Donald Trump's rise in the GOP.