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AP Decision Notes: What to expect in Super Tuesday's presidential nominating contests

Mar. 01, 2024 08:30 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — With contests in 16 states and American Samoa, the Super Tuesday primaries next week will be the largest day of voting of the year outside of the November election. Just how “super” it is may be a matter of perspective. Both Democratic President Joe Biden and...

Murphy seek $55.9B New Jersey budget, increasing education aid, boosting biz taxes to fund transit

Feb. 27, 2024 14:59 PM EST

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy on Tuesday unveiled a $55.9 billion budget, up about 5% over his previous year's proposal, calling for nearly $1 billion more in K-12 school funding as well as about $1 billion in new taxes on high-earning businesses to fund transit. ...

AP Decision Notes: What to expect in the South Carolina Republican presidential primary

Feb. 21, 2024 11:58 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump and Nikki Haley will face off Saturday in South Carolina’s first-in-the-South Republican presidential primary, the first head-to-head matchup for the last two remaining major candidates since the New Hampshire primary a month ago. The contest takes...

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

Feb. 10, 2024 07:53 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — ABC’s “This Week” — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu; Sen. Chris Coons, D-Del.; Gov. Brian Kemp, R-Ga. ___ NBC's “Meet the Press” — Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas; Mitch Landrieu, co-chair of President Joe...

AP Decision Notes: What to expect in the New Hampshire primaries

Jan. 21, 2024 18:29 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The race for the Republican and Democratic presidential nominations will converge in New Hampshire on Tuesday in the first primary election of the season — though on the Democratic side, the contest may count only for bragging rights. The Republican primary will...

Haley deserves serious consideration for No Labels presidential ticket if interested, co-chair says

Jan. 18, 2024 14:14 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — A top No Labels leader said Thursday that Republican presidential contender Nikki Haley “would deserve serious consideration” for the group's nomination if it decides to run a third-party candidate for president. Joe Lieberman, a former Connecticut senator and...

Editorial Roundup: South Carolina

Jan. 18, 2024 07:15 AM EST

Index-Journal. January 17, 2024. Editorial: Forget about Iowa caucus: SC’s the one to watch Forget about Iowa and its Monday caucuses. Actually, make that its one and only caucus as the Democratic Party’s caucus has been dropped. All eyes have...

Election results tell you who won and lost. AP VoteCast tells you why

Jan. 15, 2024 09:23 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — When the dust settles from Monday’s first-in-the-nation Iowa caucuses, the returns will reveal who had Republican caucusgoers' vote, but they won’t shed much light on the types of people who voted or what was on their minds as they cast their ballots. That’s where AP...

Former Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan steps down from No Labels' board in a possible sign of a 2024 bid

Jan. 11, 2024 15:19 PM EST

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Larry Hogan, the former governor of Maryland and a moderate Republican who has been critical of Donald Trump, stepped down last month from the leadership of the third-party movement No Labels, a move that could signal his preparations to run for president using the group's...

DeSantis and Haley jockey for second without Trump and other takeaways from Iowa GOP debate

Jan. 11, 2024 00:04 AM EST

There were only two Republicans on the presidential debate stage Wednesday, as former South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley and Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis met for the highest-stake faceoff yet just five days before the nominating process formally starts with Iowa's caucuses. Haley and...