Swallowing Hard, Trump Rivals Vow To Back Him If NominatedThe Republican establishment and its last best hopes to defeat Donald Trump spent a long and extraordinary day denouncing the billionaire businessman as dangerous, a "phony" and a "con man" unfit for office. Then, when it was all over, Marco Rubio, Ted Cruz and John Kasich swallowed hard and said they'd support Trump if he wins the GOP nomination.
Clinton, Trump Cemented as 2016 Leaders; GOP DesperateDemocrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump seized decisive Super Tuesday victories with math and momentum on their side, leaving rivals scrambling for last-chance, long-shot strategies. For the Republican establishment, the search was increasingly dire.
Debate Takeaways: Trump Absence Boosts GOP RivalsIt was clear, even before it started, that Thursday night's Republican presidential debate would be dramatically different.
The Latest: Trump Campaign Defends Choice To Boycott DebateHere are the latest developments from the 2016 race for president, one week out from the Iowa caucuses.
Florida Presidential Primary To Be Winner-Take-AllEither Sen. Marco Rubio or former Gov. Jeb Bush most likely will be the benefactor of the state Republican Party's decision to make the Florida primary a winner-take-all contest.
Romney To Jacksonville University Graduates: Get A LifeFormer Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney had a message Saturday for Jacksonville University graduates: Get a life.
Rubio Presidential Run Will Begin Scramble To Fill His SeatIf Marco Rubio announces that he is running for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination, Florida's CFO and a Democratic congressman will become the leading candidates to replace him.
Bondi Re-Elected As Florida's Attorney GeneralRepublican Pam Bondi has been re-elected as Florida's attorney general.
Crist, Scott Bring Out Big Names In Florida RaceRepublican Gov. Rick Scott and Republican-turned-Democrat former Gov. Charlie Crist are bringing in big names to help them out as the Florida governor's race nears an end.
Scott Claim Of Fewer Child Abuse Deaths Questioned Republican Gov. Rick Scott repeatedly tells voters that abused and neglected children are safer under his leadership than when his Democratic opponent Charlie Crist was governor, but an Associated Press examination of that claim shows that campaign claim may be an exaggeration.
Crist Reminding Voters Of Fraud At Scott's Company Republican-turned-Democrat former Gov. Charlie Crist's campaign isn't letting voters forget that Republican Gov. Rick Scott ran a hospital chain that paid a $1.7 billion in fines for Medicaid and Medicare fraud.
Crist Launches 'Kitchen Table' Tour In Final DaysFormer Gov. Charlie Crist is launching a "kitchen table" tour in the final days of the governor's race.

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