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The Galveston County Daily News: Politics

September 25, 2016


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Cruz throws his support to Trump's campaign at last

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump says he's "greatly honored" to receive the endorsement of defeated rival Ted Cruz, not that Cruz is using that word when acknowledging that he will vote for the Republican presidential nominee.

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Friday 09/23/2016
Charge against reporter arrested outside Trump event dropped
Posted: September 23, 2016

HOUSTON (AP) — A trespassing charge has been dropped against a Vice News reporter arrested outside a Donald Trump campaign event at a Houston hotel.

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Trump's Texas chairman: Cruz's support didn't come too late
Posted: September 23, 2016

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The chairman of Donald Trump's Texas campaign says Ted Cruz decided to vote for the billionaire businessman after a "thoughtful and prayerful process."

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Tuesday 09/20/2016
Ron Paul aides facing prison time in campaign finance case
Posted: September 20, 2016

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Three campaign advisers to 2012 presidential candidate Ron Paul are expected to get prison time on charges that allege they conspired to cover up campaign payments to a former Iowa state senator.

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Monday 09/19/2016
How Texas' voter ID law landed it in federal court _ again
Posted: September 19, 2016

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas is back in federal court yet again defending one of the nation's strictest voter ID laws — this time against charges that the state is violating its own recent agreement to soften the rules ahead of the November election.

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Sunday 09/18/2016
Trump, Clinton respond to New York City explosion
Posted: September 18, 2016

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado (AP) — Donald Trump appeared to pre-empt New York City officials when he declared Saturday evening that a "bomb went off" in New York City before officials had released details.

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Saturday 09/17/2016
Trump says 'open borders' cost lives and 'this will end'
Posted: September 17, 2016

HOUSTON (AP) — Donald Trump, who has made a hardline stance on immigration a centerpiece of his presidential campaign, asserted Saturday that "not one more American life should be given up in the name of open borders."

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The Latest: Scott Walker poses as Democrat in debate prep
Posted: September 17, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential campaign (all times EDT):

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Friday 09/16/2016
Trump taps former Cruz backer Patrick as Texas chairman
Posted: September 16, 2016

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick has been named Donald trump's Texas state chairman — the same position he held for Ted Cruz before Cruz dropped out of the presidential race.

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Thursday 09/15/2016
Senate antagonist Cruz makes nice with campaign fundraisers
Posted: September 15, 2016

CHICAGO (AP) — Longtime Senate troublemaker Ted Cruz is trying to make nice with some of his establishment colleagues, with peace offerings where it counts most: their campaign war chests.

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