US presidential race

How The Republican Elite Turned a Blind Eye To The Rise Of Trump

By Emily Flitter and Luciana Lopez WASHINGTON, March 2 – One evening last June, some of the Republican Party’s wealthiest donors gathered for a cocktail party at an exclusive resort in Deer Valley, Utah, during a three-day retreat hosted by former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney. They had just heard from six presidential hopefuls. Tom Duncan,

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In Crucial Vote, Clinton Fails to Rally Women to Her History-making Bid

By Amanda Becker and Emily Stephenson MANCHESTER, N.H./COLUMBIA, S.C., Feb 10 – Hillary Clinton made the prospect of her being elected the first woman U.S. president a centerpiece of her campaign, then lost a critical nominating contest to a 74-year-old man in part because women preferred him. NBC News exit polls showed Clinton, a former

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