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Photo courtesy of Gage Skidmore/ Flickr Donald J. Trump’s path to victory was paved with shouts of anger and dissent built on the ideal which brought the most controversy and strength to his campaign: Anti-political correctness. From his announcement speech in June 2015, Trump has been fighting against political correctness in the American government. In this first …

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Story by Julie Pace, Scott Bauer // Associated Press | Photo courtesy of Flickr // Gage Skidmore INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — In a stunning triumph for a political outsider, Donald Trump all but clinched the Republican presidential nomination Tuesday with a resounding victory in Indiana that knocked rival Ted Cruz out of the race and cleared Trump’s …

The 2016 election season continues to amaze and surprise. Between the aggressive contest and the murmurs of a contested convention, candidates continue to fear the coming months. This fear seems to have manifested itself primarily around the Republican side. The potential source? Donald J. Trump Trump has been seemingly unstoppable in the past months. He swept Super …

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Story and Photos by Dawn Wyatt // Staff Writer Just days before Super Tuesday, when voters from 11 states including Tennessee go to the polls, two of the remaining five Republican candidates, Sen. Ted Cruz and Dr. Ben Carson, participated in the Presidential Candidates Forum in Nashville. Individually, each candidate sat down with Moderator Eric …

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By Erik Schelzig // Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Three of the five candidates for the Republican presidential nomination campaigned in Tennessee on Friday, with the remaining two planning rallies in the state before voters go to the polls on Super Tuesday next week. Texas Sen. Ted Cruz made two appearances in Nashville that featured criticism of front-runner Donald Trump, …

Photo by Samantha Hearn // Sidelines Archive With voter registration closed, Tennessee’s primary elections a month away and the Iowa caucuses under our belts, it’s time to get serious about a presidential candidate. As a college student, this is likely your first presidential election, so you may find yourself at a loss trying to make your …