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DNC Announces Debate Schedule, O’Malley and Left Attack Smaller Number

The Democratic National Commitee announced its debate schedule for the 2016 nomination process. The party will hold six sanctioned debates and they will be monthly, starting in October. The first debate in October will be on CNN and take place in Nevada. The Democrats are holding six debates, compared to […]


Senator Jim Webb Announces Presidential Run

Without warning, former Senator Jim Webb (D-VA) announced his presidential run with a blog post Thursday. Webb is the fifth Democrat to announce a presidential run. In his blog post, he announced his campaign, saying that “our country needs a fresh approach to solving the problems that confront us and […]


Dr. Ben Carson Wins Western Conservative Summit Straw Poll

  The Western Conservative Summit held its annual straw poll over the weekend and Dr. Ben Carson won the straw poll for the second year in a row. He won with 224 votes. Carly Fiorina landed in second place with 201 votes. Behind her was Governor Scott Walker with 192 […]


State of the Race: June 17, 2015

Editor’s Note: During┬áthe 2012 presidential election, TKNN had a weekly podcast and later show on Wednesday dedicated to the election. Honoring Twenty Twelve, we present our new series on the 2016 presidential election, the State of the Race. Quinnipiac Poll: A new series of polling by Quinnipiac University looks at […]


Quinnipiac Poll Has Five-Way Republican Tie, Sanders Surges to Second

Quinnipiac University released another set of polling today and it continues to show that the 2016 Republican field is wide open and Hillary Clinton has a wide lead. The poll for the Republican side has Jeb Bush (FL), Dr. Ben Carson, Senator Marco Rubio (FL), Mike Huckabee (AR), and Governor […]