<![CDATA[Election News & Results | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/election/ en-us Fri, 12 Dec 2014 10:22:45 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Fri, 12 Dec 2014 10:22:45 CST Election 60 Trump says black pastors likely pressured not to endorse him http://www.kansascity.com/latest-news/article47128895.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 30 Nov 2015 08:08:04 CST By JILL COLVIN ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/latest-news/article47128895.html Trump to Kasich: Watch what you say or I’ll sue http://www.kansascity.com/latest-news/article45608460.html#storylink=rss Kasich backers’ ad angers Trump

‘Irelevant to the race,’ Trump says of Kasich

Kasich questions Trump’s foreign policy expertise

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Fri, 20 Nov 2015 10:39:41 CST

Clinton proposing tax credit to help with heath care costs http://www.kansascity.com/news/article45639186.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Nov 2015 20:14:01 CST By ADRIAN SAINZ and LISA LERER ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/article45639186.html Trump rivals decry his call for registering US Muslims http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article45600165.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Nov 2015 21:09:00 CST By JULIE PACE and JILL COLVIN ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article45600165.html Sanders: 'Democratic socialism' means security, freedom http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article45495861.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 19 Nov 2015 15:45:05 CST By KEN THOMAS ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article45495861.html Trump drops event with black pastors after some object http://www.kansascity.com/latest-news/article47093535.html#storylink=rss Campaign had said 100 black ministers would endorse Trump

But some of those invited said they had no plans to endorse him

GOP candidate will still meet privately with ministers on Monday

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Sun, 29 Nov 2015 18:00:28 CST

Donald Trump says companies can ‘very easily’ offer child care to employees http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article45589656.html#storylink=rss Says it isn’t expensive, attracts ‘great employees’

Remarks made at town hall meeting in small Iowa town

Only 350 attend; his tone is correspondingly softer

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Fri, 20 Nov 2015 01:56:19 CST

Louisiana Gov. Jindal ends bid for GOP nomination in 2016 http://www.kansascity.com/latest-news/article45316059.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Nov 2015 02:48:44 CST By MELINDA DESLATTE ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/latest-news/article45316059.html Ben Carson is struggling to grasp foreign policy http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/election/article45320778.html#storylink=rss The candidate’s remarks have raised questions about his knowledge

Advisers say tutoring, designed to ‘make him smart,’ is having little effect

Paris terror attacks are reframing the presidential race

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Wed, 18 Nov 2015 07:21:45 CST

Secret donors paid for $5 million in ads for North Carolina senator http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/election/article45239214.html#storylink=rss The election ended up as the most expensive Senate race in U.S. history

Most of the spending was to help Republican Thom Tillis beat incumbent Democrat Sen. Kay Hagan

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Tue, 17 Nov 2015 14:30:11 CST

Trump says he has an instinct for sensing threats http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/election/article45148914.html#storylink=rss Compares it to his ability to select real estate locations

Repeats call to bomb Islamic State-controlled oil fields

Says some civil liberties must be given up to stop terrorism

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Mon, 16 Nov 2015 21:34:45 CST

In wake of attacks, presidential contenders focus on Syrian refugees http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/election/article45027468.html#storylink=rss GOP candidates call for halt to influx of refugees

Democratic hopefulls call for stricter background checks

Whie House says plans to admit 10,000 refugees moving forward

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Sun, 15 Nov 2015 20:01:12 CST

Donald Trump delivers 95-minute rant on everything http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/election/article44663805.html#storylink=rss ‘How stupid are the people of Iowa?’ he says in Iowa

Says he would “bomb the s---” out of areas controlled by the Islamic State, calls Carson ‘pathological’

Gone was the candidate’s recent bout of composure and control

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Fri, 13 Nov 2015 06:09:32 CST

Sanders far behind Clinton but still has young people, independents http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/election/article44688318.html#storylink=rss Clinton vulnerable with younger voters, Democratic-leaning independents

Sanders does well with liberals, white voters, those who live in the West

Democrats split about whether nominee should continue Obama’s policies

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Fri, 13 Nov 2015 07:37:57 CST

Protests at University of Missouri and Yale divide candidates http://www.kansascity.com/latest-news/article44451675.html#storylink=rss Donald Trump calls former University of Missouri system president “weak” for quitting

Ben Carson chides colleges for being “a little bit too tolerant”

Bernie Sanders says it’s time to address structural racism on campus

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Thu, 12 Nov 2015 13:52:24 CST

Poll: Majority thinks Clinton acted unethically or illegally in emails http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article44346879.html#storylink=rss 40 percent say Clinton’s use of private email for work was wrong but legal

28 percent say she acted illegally

Voters split on whether Congress should continue investigating the Benghazi attacks

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Thu, 12 Nov 2015 06:05:51 CST

Calendars show Clinton made time at State for supporters http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article47128840.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 30 Nov 2015 09:23:02 CST By STEPHEN BRAUN ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article47128840.html Calendars reveal Clinton's availability to supporters http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article47128845.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 30 Nov 2015 09:22:59 CST By STEPHEN BRAUN ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article47128845.html Trump scraps endorsement event after black pastors object http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article47086525.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 29 Nov 2015 23:18:01 CST By JILL COLVIN ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article47086525.html Clinton vows hundreds of billions for infrastructure, jobs http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article47069780.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 29 Nov 2015 20:02:36 CST By LISA LERER and KATHLEEN RONAYNE ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article47069780.html Jeb Bush says Trump 'uninformed,' not a serious candidate http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article47050305.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:48:07 CST By SERGIO BUSTOS ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article47050305.html Carson after tour: Syrian refugees don't want to come to US http://www.kansascity.com/latest-news/article46908450.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 29 Nov 2015 08:53:21 CST By OMAR AKOUR and STEVE PEOPLES ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/latest-news/article46908450.html Trump goes after GOP rivals Rubio, Bush in their home state http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article46936115.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 15:03:07 CST By SERGIO BUSTOS ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article46936115.html GOP rhetoric on Muslims seen as having little cost http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article46910815.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 09:02:00 CST By RACHEL ZOLL and ADAM GELLER ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article46910815.html After Paris, US political shift on privacy vs. security http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article46902010.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 03:16:51 CST By ERICA WERNER ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article46902010.html As many African-American see it, there are 2 Ben Carsons http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article46901565.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 03:01:54 CST By JESSE J. HOLLAND ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article46901565.html Carson visiting Syrian refugees in Jordan http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article46899960.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 02:41:49 CST By STEVE PEOPLES ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article46899960.html Carson visiting Syrian refugees in Jordan http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article46876190.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 23:21:50 CST By STEVE PEOPLES ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article46876190.html Carson visiting Syrian refugees in Jordan http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article46726410.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 19:40:19 CST By STEVE PEOPLES ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article46726410.html Supreme Court justice blocks Native Hawaiian vote count http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article46744330.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 18:36:10 CST By JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article46744330.html