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Obama: Trump will not be president

Donald Trump says he welcomes criticism from President Obama. She said there were a lot of good people running for president, but her job was to find one who could do the job best. Mr Trump said Mr Obama's doubt over his chance of making it to the White House came as a "great compliment" given he had "done such a bad job" during his presidency.

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Hillary Clinton Wins Nevada Caucus

Clinton used her victory speech after the Nevada caucuses to draw contrasts with rival Bernie Sanders. On the issue of student loans and younger voters, she stated that she meant to cut interest rates and cap payments on student loans so that recent grads "never have to pay more than they could afford".

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Heavy Voter Turnout Reported for the South Carolina GOP Primary

The Democratic Primary is in a week and over 14,000 people have already voted for that one. Voters who do not have an acceptable form of ID may still vote absentee in-person after completing the Virginia Voter Photo Identification Card Application and receiving a Temporary Identification Document from their voter registration office.

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Donald Trump Declared Winner of Republican South Carolina Primary

Meanwhile, the former favorite in the Republican contest, Jeb Bush, has suspended his campaign after a disappointing finish in the SC primary. The victories by Mr. Bush of lying, and even tangling with Pope Francis on immigration. "No Republican has ever won both New Hampshire and SC and not been the nominee", said Evan Smith, CEO and Editor-In-Chief of the Texas Tribune, in a tweet .

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White House says Obama will not attend Justice Scalia's funeral

But that doesn't necessarily mean that that ends up in a vote". Sen. Charles Schumer (D-NY) has also said the Senate should consider the eventual nominee, saying it would be unprecedented if they didn't. "I'm confident [Obama] will reach out to the Senate and go through the process of advice and consent". Cruz reiterated his belief that a nomination to replace Scalia should wait until the next president takes office.

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Pope Francis suggests Trump is not a Christian

Did anyone think the pope would endorse building walls instead of bridges? A day after the uproar over Pope Francis' comments that Donald Trump "is not Christian" because of his proposal to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexican border, a Vatican spokesman offered a clarification of sorts.