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2016 President Campaign Hopeful Ted Cruz (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Data: Nearly 5 Dozen Give A Third Of All ’16 Campaign Cash

An Associated Press analysis of fundraising reports filed with federal regulators through Friday found that nearly 60 donations of a million dollars or more accounted for about a third of the more than $380 million brought in so far for the 2016 presidential election.

08/01/2015

Donald Trump attends a press conference to announce the PGA Grand Slam of Golf site at Trump National Golf Club Los Angeles March 10, 2015 in Palos Verdes Estates, California. (Source: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Trump Continues To Climb In The Polls

Much to the Republican party’s chagrin, Donald Trump’s poll numbers are rising faster than any other announced GOP presidential contender.

07/27/2015

Florida Governor Rick Scott attends a road expansion event at the Casa Maiz restaurant as he fields questions from reporters about climate change on March 9, 2015 in Hialeah, Florida. Recent reports indicate that the Florida governor allegedly issued orders for certain state agencies to not to use the term 'climate change' or 'global warming' in any official communications, emails, or reports. (Source: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Florida Gov. Scott At Odds Again With Fellow Republicans

Just six months ago, Gov. Rick Scott stood onstage outside the state Capitol basking in his hard-fought victory as he began his second term.

07/26/2015

Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush waves as he walks on stage to announce his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination during an event at Miami-Dade College - Kendall Campus on June 15 , 2015 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Bush Calls On GOP To Embrace Latinos, African-Americans

Calling on his party to embrace diversity, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush declared Thursday that Republicans will never win the presidency if they don’t campaign in “every nook and cranny” of the country — especially in Hispanic and African-American communities.

07/23/2015

NATIONAL HARBOR, MD - FEBRUARY 27: Chairman and president of the Trump Organization Donald Trump addresses the 42nd annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) February 27, 2015 in National Harbor, Maryland. Conservative activists attended the annual political conference to discuss their agenda. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images

Border Agents Cancel Meeting With Trump And He’s Not Happy

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s visit to the U.S.-Mexico border promises new challenges for the GOP’s years-in-the-making push to attract Hispanic voters.

07/23/2015

Jeb Bush announces he is running for President in 2016 during a speech at Miami-Dade College on Monday, June 15, 2015. (Source: CBS4)

Bush Leads Rubio Among Miami-Dade GOP

Former state Governor Jeb Bush leads the race for the Republican presidential nomination in Miami-Dade, according to a new poll.

07/20/2015

Donald Trump (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Trump Basks In McCain Takedown, Says Rivals Envious Of Rise

Republicans’ swift condemnation of Donald Trump’s disparaging comments about Sen. John McCain’s military service marks a turning point in the party’s cautious approach to the billionaire-turned-presidential candidate.

07/19/2015

US presidential hopeful Donald Trump delivers remarks at the Maryland Republican Party's 25th Annual Red, White & Blue Dinner on June 23, 2015 at the BWI Airport Marriott in Linthicum, Maryland.        AFP PHOTO / PAUL J. RICHARDS        (Photo credit should read PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Trump On John Mccain: ‘I Like People Who Weren’t Captured’

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump criticized Sen. John McCain’s military record at a conservative forum Saturday, saying the party’s 2008 nominee and former prisoner of war was a “war hero because he was captured. I like people who weren’t captured.”

07/18/2015

Florida Capitol Complex (Source: dms.myflorida.com)

Political Money Flows To Committees

With lawmakers largely sidelined because of a special legislative session, much of Florida’s political money chase in June involved chunks of cash flowing to political committees and parties.

07/13/2015

Senator Marco Rubio (Source: CBS4)

Rubio: “We Need A New President For A New Age”

Florida Sen. Marco Rubio spoke about his plans for an “innovative economy” and “revolutionized higher education system” in his first domestic policy speech as a presidential candidate in Chicago Tuesday morning.

07/07/2015

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