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Paul Thomas: Trump speaks right language to right people
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The downfall of Trump?
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The celebrity billionaire struggles to turn his political fling into a durable campaign.

Rivals wary as Trump taps voters' anger
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How long can the Republicans treat Donald Trump as a sideshow before they and the party they seek to lead suffer the political…

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Mike Hosking: Trump has nothing to lose
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Donald Trump is not in office, hasn't run for office and has not made any political decisions or mistakes-…

Editorial: Trump doing Republicans few favours

the mess the Republicans are making of their challenge has been illustrated yet again by Donald Trump's bumptious hijacking…

Opinion: Is Trump joking?

If Donald Trump becomes the 45th President of the United States, what the heck would a Trump presidency be like?

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Donald Trump, who has rocketed to the front of the Republican presidential race, flippantly belittled a Senator's war service…

John Roughan: Obama finally sounds Presidential
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Barack Obama's Charleston speech could come to rank with Martin Luther King's at the Lincoln Memorial…

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PM: Clinton good for NZ

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Romney loss blow to Kiwi

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Paul Thomas: Why America ruined the fat cats' party

In their unwillingness to face the reality of changing demographics, US Republicans are behaving like King Canute.

Victory for Obama's coalition

Republicans face stark choice: remake themselves, or become a minority party.

Nicola Lamb: In the numbers game, pollsters came out on top

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