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Voters Harbor Differing Concerns About Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump

wsj.com — News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services. Democrat viewed as competent veteran who isn't quite trusted, Republican as brash newcomer who is a bit scary If Tuesday's crucial Indiana primary serves to set up a general-election matchup between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, as seems likely, it will help pave the way for an extreme study in contrasts.

As the Game Gets Chippy, the Leaders Tighten Their Grip

As the Game Gets Chippy, the Leaders Tighten Their Grip
wsj.com — News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services. Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton enjoy solid wins, but the intraparty nastiness is only growing In a hotly contested sporting event, the announcers often note that things are getting "chippy" near the end-which usually means the team trailing on the scoreboard is growing frustrated and starting to pick fights.

クルーズ・ケーシック同盟、共和党に吉か凶か - WSJ

クルーズ・ケーシック同盟、共和党に吉か凶か - WSJ
jp.wsj.com — 今回の米大統領選で、もっと驚くようなことが起きないかと思っているなら、あとちょっと待つだけでいい。  共和党候補指名争いで、テッド・クルーズ上院議員(テキサス州)とオハイオ州のジョン・ケーシック知事は24日夜、近く予備選が行われる州を2人で共に戦い、首位を走るドナルド・トランプ氏を阻止する可能性を高めることで合意した。共和党全国大会での決選投票を激戦に持ち込むことが狙いだ。 ...

Cruz-Kasich Alliance the Latest GOP Stunner

Cruz-Kasich Alliance the Latest GOP Stunner
wsj.com — If you want to see one more amazing thing in this presidential campaign, just wait a few days. It will come along. And so it was on Sunday night that Texas Sen. Ted Cruz and Ohio Gov.

Why Six Swing-State GOP Senators Are in Trouble - And How They Can Survive

Why Six Swing-State GOP Senators Are in Trouble - And How They Can Survive
blogs.wsj.com — In a complicated political season, nobody has more complications to worry about than the half-dozen Republican senators seeking re-election in tight, swing-state contests. Those senators-hailing from Illinois, New Hampshire, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin and North Carolina-are being buffeted by big forces largely out of their control as they try to hang onto their seats.

Presidential Front-Runners Get Breathing Room After New York Vote

Presidential Front-Runners Get Breathing Room After New York Vote
wsj.com — In an election season in which very little has gone according to expectation, New York did: Its big primary was kind to both parties' presidential front-runners, and just when they needed that. Donald Trump won a resounding victory, easily the biggest and most persuasive of the campaign.

The Damage Bernie’s Hillary Bashing May Do

The Damage Bernie’s Hillary Bashing May Do
wsj.com — As the big New York primary election arrives, it would be a mistake to say the fight for the Democratic presidential nomination is dragging on with no end in sight. Despite tightening poll numbers, it's dragging on with a likely end still in sight: Hillary Clinton prevailing, both in New York and nationwide, because the delegate math works inexorably in her favor.

Campaign 2016: Not Servicing National Debt

Campaign 2016: Not Servicing National Debt
wsj.com — As part of Donald Trump's effort to move his presidential quest from insurrection into a more-conventional campaign, he is considering making some serious speeches that would put more meat on his skeletal policy proposals. One possibility to consider: Reconciling his wildly conflicting signals on the national debt.

Front-Runners Enter Treacherous Terrain With Wisconsin Primary Losses

Front-Runners Enter Treacherous Terrain With Wisconsin Primary Losses
wsj.com — Normally friendly Wisconsin was unfriendly to front-runners Tuesday, which means the leader in each party's presidential race now must move into more treacherous territory lying just ahead. Their situations are hardly identical, of course, and the dangers are greater for Republican Donald Trump than they are for Democrat Hillary Clinton.

トップ候補に落とし穴、ウィスコンシン州予備選 - WSJ

トップ候補に落とし穴、ウィスコンシン州予備選 - WSJ
jp.wsj.com — ウィスコンシン州はこれまで大統領選のトップランナーに友好的な姿勢を示してきたが、今回の予備選では、民主・共和両党のトップを走る候補者に非友好的な態度を突きつけた。大統領選で両党の指名獲得を目指すヒラリー・クリントン、ドナルド・トランプ両氏にとって、この日の結果は、今後、一段と不安定な状況が待ち受けていることを示すものとなった。 ...
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May 02, 2016

Hillary pluses--knowledge, temperament--are Trump minuses. His pluses--change, straightforward--are her minuses. on.wsj.com/1UsDHjV

May 02, 2016

The doubts voters have about Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are pretty much diametrically opposed: on.wsj.com/1UsDHjV via @WSJ

May 02, 2016

How Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff became America’s leading corporate social activist on.wsj.com/1UslUJF via @WSJ

Apr 28, 2016

Carrier has become the poster child for Donald Trump's crusade against outsourcing. wsj.com/articles/donal… via WSJ

Apr 28, 2016

Trump isn't backing down on the "Hillary would be nowhere if she were a man" line. At all. on.wsj.com/245ZILr via @WSJ

Apr 27, 2016

A. Admit it's mathematically impossible to win enough delegates b4 convention, B. proceed to announce running mate. Well, Reagan tried it.

Apr 27, 2016

Cruz describes Trump as a non-conservative, says if nominated "we as a Republican party will have failed profoundly for this country."

Apr 27, 2016

RT @AriFleischer: If Ted doesn't stop talking soon, Carly may have taken a job elsewhere. Get on with it!

Apr 27, 2016

No way to tell from Trump's speech what he would do on the most pressing current problem, which is the disaster in Syria.


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