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Update On The GOP Presidential Race

All three GOP candidates gather in California for a statewide convention. Prospects for front-runner Donald Trump as the nomination race heads into the final stretch, the ongoing divide within the party and what it all means for the general election.

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Virginia Restores Felons' Voting Rights

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe signed an executive order Friday that restored voting rights to more than 200,000 convicted felons in the commonwealth.

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Analysis Of Republican And Democratic Primary Results

Results from Tuesday’s Republican and Democratic primaries in five states. The latest delegate count and the outlook for the rest of the presidential nominating race in both parties.

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How the Presidential Nominating System Works and the Delegate Math for This Year's Candidates

U.S. presidential candidates are nominated based on a complex system of primaries, caucuses and delegates. How the presidential nominating system works and the delegate math for this year's candidates.

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Analysis of the South Carolina Republican Primary and the Nevada Democratic Caucuses

Republican primary voters go to the polls in South Carolina while Democrats vote in the Nevada caucuses. Analysis of the results and what they mean for the presidential candidates heading into Super Tuesday.

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Analysis Of The Iowa Caucus Results

We'll discuss the results of the first major test of the 2016 presidential campaign.

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New Republican House Leadership And The Latest In The GOP Presidential Race

The House is poised to elect Paul Ryan as its new speaker. Republican presidential candidates take to the debate stage, with polls now showing Ben Carson in the top spot. Diane and panelists discuss the latest on the GOP.

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Analysis Of The First Democratic Presidential Debate Of The 2016 Race

Democratic candidates for president met in Las Vegas for their first debate of the 2016 race. Diane and a panel of political insiders look at how they fared and what it means for the Democratic nomination for president.

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Donald Trump's Appeal to Republican Voters

According to a recent national poll businessman Donald Trump has a double digit lead in the Republican presidential field. We look at what’s behind his strong appeal.

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The Politics Hour - July 17, 2015

Sorting political fact from fiction, and having fun while we're at it. Join us for our weekly review of the politics, policies, and personalities of the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia.

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