Did You Know Terry McAuliffe Took $25,000 From Donald Trump?
I wonder how Virginia Democrats feel about their gubernatorial candidate, Terry McAuliffe, taking five-figure checks in 2009 from mogul Donald Trump, who publicly argued that President Obama’s birth certificate may not be authentic.
Donald Trump is just one of many big …
I Liked It Better When Trump’s Bombshells Were His Girlfriends
With his trademarked humility and circumspection, Donald Trump recently boasted he’s about to announce huge news about President Obama, and one rumor has already been reported: “Douglas Kass, a Florida-based investor who appears on CNBC’s talkshow ‘…
In Bad Break for Romney, He Wins Trump’s Endorsement
A portion of today’s Morning Jolt covers the reports last night that Donald Trump would endorse Newt Gingrich for president. Moments ago, news broke that Trump would endorse Romney.
I believe the first words I wrote about Trump&…
Donald Trump Validates His Skeptics and Critics
Trump’s out. His statement:
“After considerable deliberation and reflection, I have decided not to pursue the office of the Presidency. This decision does not come easily or without regret; especially when my potential candidacy continues to be validated by …
Club for Growth Dismisses Trump as ‘Just Another Liberal’
If Donald Trump wants to be taken seriously as a candidate, the Club for Growth is happy to oblige:
The Club for Growth assailed potential presidential candidate Donald Trump today as a tax-hiking liberal whose open flirtation with single-payer health …
Perhaps a Trump Candidacy Fits Our Culture and Times
In this morning’s Jolt, a look at budget cuts that aren’t as big as they seem and a strikingly sensible assessment of the Koran and violence in the Muslim world from Donald Trump. But first, a few thoughts …
Obama’s Approval Rating Hits 43% in Florida
Mason-Dixon is out with a new poll in Florida, and the news isn’t very good for President Obama:
Overall, 43 percent of voters surveyed approved of Obama’s performance and 56 percent disapproved.
Only 34 percent of independent voters in Florida — …
Have the Aspiring GOP Presidents Contemplated the Burden of the Office?
As we see a range of unlikely figures insisting that they are, indeed, serious about running for president — Rep. Michele Bachmann of Minnesota, former Godfather’s Pizza CEO Herman Cain, mogul/publicity hound Donald Trump — one has to …
It was not until I read Rush’s interview with Donald Trump that I realized that this isn’t just a giant publicity stunt to sell a new line of ties:
RUSH: Why are you thinking about running for president? …
Roger Stone Talks Up Donald Trump
One of the folks who are reportedly helping fan the flames of the Donald Trump for President talk is longtime GOP consultant Roger Stone. His latest assessment can be found here:
The Networks have created TWO contests — one in 2011 …
Trump: ‘I Have a Deal for the President.’
There’s only one word for Trump’s announcement: YUGE. Yuuuuuge.
Why Is Trump Bigger News Than, Say, Jon Corzine?
My views on Donald Trump are clear.
But I’m rather mystified how “The Donald” being “The Donald” somehow represents a major issue or crisis for the Romney campaign.
The AP: “Trump overshadows Romney with ‘birther’ talk”
Reuters: “Trump birther …
‘As Moderator, I Hate Your Answers, So I’ll Run Myself.’
How often do debate moderators threaten to run against the field of candidates they’re moderating?
Donald Trump makes history!
Donald Trump has once again said that if Republican primary voters can’t pick a candidate he believes will beat …
An F-Bombshell of a Speech
Is this a big . . . you-know-what deal?
Real estate mogul Donald Trump may, or may not run for president. But Thursday in Las Vegas, he was sure sounding like a someone who’s ready to jump into the race with both …
Who Was the Donald Trump of the 2008 Cycle? Well…
As Trump-mania continues, recall that at this point in the past cycle – April 2007 – the leading contender for the Republican nomination was a pugnacious New Yorker with a combover, whose past marital problems had entertained city the tabloids and …
Words I Never Thought I Would Write: Trump Leads GOP 2012 Poll
Er… you’re hired?
Donald Trump is now tied with Mike Huckabee for first place when Republicans are asked who they support for the GOP presidential nomination in 2012, according to a new national poll.
But while a CNN/Opinion Research …
Donald Trump in 2nd Place? Well, Check That Sample Size . . .
A number of Campaign Spot readers continue to feel excitement and eager anticipation over the possibility of a Donald Trump presidential campaign.
A big trigger of today’s Trump buzz is the NBC/Wall Street Journal poll, which shows Trump …
Candidate Trump, Today and 22 Years Ago
The Des Moines Register:
A senior aide to billionaire Donald Trump arrived in Iowa today to meet with Republican officials and activists and seek input about his effort to draft the real estate magnate and reality television star to run …
Donald Trump, Milking His Fight With Ron Paul Another Day
Who is advising Donald Trump that the way to win the GOP nomination in 2012 is to get into back-and-forths with Ron Paul about his electability?
During a speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference Friday, Trump said the Texas …
At CPAC, ‘The Donald’ Should Refer to Rumsfeld
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