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Lindsey Graham Gets Help From McCain, Hopeful About Race

nbcnews.com — Back on the campaign trail in New Hampshire for the first time this presidential season, Senator John McCain is on a new mission. This time, he is trying to harness nostalgia from his own victories here in 2000 and 2008 as a playbook to help his close friend, Senator Lindsey Graham, a Republican representing South Carolina who is running for president but is far behind in the polls.

Lindsey Graham Gets Help From McCain, Hopeful About Race

nbcnews.com — Back on the campaign trail in New Hampshire for the first time this presidential season, Senator John McCain is on a new mission. This time, he is trying to harness nostalgia from his own victories here in 2000 and 2008 as a playbook to help his close friend, Senator Lindsey Graham, a Republican representing South Carolina who is running for president but is far behind in the polls.

Top Aide Confident Kasich WIll Make First GOP Debate

Jul 30, 2015

Kasich top strategist confident he'll make big stage for next week GOP debate nbcnews.com/politics/2016-…

Lindsey Graham Calls Donald Trump 'A Guy Melting Down'

nbcnews.com — South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham told NBC News Wednesday that GOP rival Donald Trump is "a guy melting down," saying that Trump's attention-grabbing move to read Graham's personal cell phone number aloud to a crowd "just shows you what he's like." "Would you want to give him the nuclear codes?"

Scott Walker: Donald Trump 'Needs to Apologize' for McCain Comments

nbcnews.com — CEDAR FALLS, Iowa - Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has tried to ignore Donald Trump's bluster by leaning on the old "Reagan commandment" that discourages attacks against fellow Republicans. That ended Sunday after the tycoon's comments about Sen. John McCain's military record.
Jul 20, 2015

My story: Scott Walker: Donald Trump 'Needs to Apologize' for McCain Comments - NBC News nbcnews.com/politics/2016-…

N.J. Dems Prod a Defiant Chris Christie to Resign

nbcnews.com — New Jersey Democrats are mounting a plan to push Chris Christie out of the governor's office, but Christie aides say it has "zero chance" of being successful. Advisers to the 2016 presidential candidate say that the governor will keep on doing "hands on" work with the state government even as his political foes mull legislation that would require any New Jersey governor seeking the presidency - including Christie - to resign.
Jul 07, 2015

He's not going anywhere. N.J. Dems Prod a Defiant Chris Christie to Resign - NBC News nbcnews.com/politics/2016-…

Chris Christie Poised to Announce Presidential Run on June 30

nbcnews.com — Chris Christie is poised to announce his presidential campaign on Tuesday, June 30, in his New Jersey hometown, NBC News confirms. Sources with knowledge of Christie's plans tell NBC News the announcement will come "Tuesday in Livingston." Others involved in the planning will only say "all indications are likely Tuesday with some details still being worked out."

Graham: Church Service Changed My Mind on Confederate Flag

nbcnews.com — Republican presidential candidate Lindsey Graham told NBC News that it was the Sunday service at the predominantly black South Carolina church where nine people were killed that helped him conclude the Confederate flag needed to be removed from the state Capitol. "The Sunday service closed the deal for me.
Jun 23, 2015

RT @NBCNews: S.C. Sen. Lindsey Graham: Emanuel AME Church service changed my mind on Confederate flag nbcnews.to/1e2i8o2 pic.twitter.com/0VwBFbS2nG

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Obama to Deliver Eulogy for Slain S.C. Pastor Clementa Pinckney

nbcnews.com — President Barack Obama will deliver the eulogy for the Rev. Clementa Pinckney, one of nine people killed in the South Carolina church shootings.
Jun 22, 2015

RT @NBCLatino: Breaking: Obama to Deliver Eulogy for Slain South Carolina Pastor nbcnews.to/1FxbJHe

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2016 GOP Hopeful Lindsey Graham Recalls Past in Self-Published 'My Story'

nbcnews.com — Presidential hopeful Lindsey Graham is getting his story out, all by himself. A 126 page e-book, "My Story" by Graham, will be made available free by download beginning Wednesday on his campaign website. NBC News obtained an early copy. Graham explains his reason for releasing this self-published biography which is paid for by his campaign.
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Jul 31, 2015

GOP Icon Bob Dole at "ASPCA Paws for Celebration Adoption Event on Capitol Hill” pic.twitter.com/IXcPDjPJyT

Jul 30, 2015

RT @realDonaldTrump: I look forward to the debate on Thursday night & it is certainly my intention to be very nice & highly respectful of t…

Jul 30, 2015

RT @GeorgeHWBush: Who knew jumping out of planes was safer than getting out of bed? Thanks to all for your kind get-well messages. pic.twitter.com/T9FmhCqyme

Jul 30, 2015

.@ScottWalker tells Fox his debate plan "just connect with the people, tell them what's in your heart, don’t worry about punch lines."

Jul 30, 2015

.@scottwalker tells Fox "I don’t care whether it’s 20 candidates, 10 candidates, 2 candidates..." For debate

Jul 29, 2015

RT @tomcostellonbc: Sources confirm that Boeing investigators have looked at the photos and believe it's from a 777. Likely #MH370

Jul 29, 2015

Top strategist for @JohnKasich says Gov expects to be in 1st debate & “unlike some candidates, doesn't require "cramming" on any subject"

Jul 29, 2015

.@GovernorPerry on @realDonaldTrump :"Let's get a pull-up bar out there and see who can do the most pull-ups."

Jul 29, 2015

A happy @alfranken tells twitter followers he will welcome a grandchild in January

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