Republican Primary
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March 4, 2024 at 1:21 AM

The final push before Super Tuesday

Former President Trump leads in all 15 states where delegates are up for grabs, but former South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley is still hitting the campaign trail.
March 4, 2024 at 1:21 AM
The final push before Super Tuesday
March 3, 2024 at 9:27 PM

McConnell’s successor should be someone who will ‘stand his own ground’: Rounds

ABC News’ Jonathan Karl interviews Sen. Mike Rounds, R-S.D., on “This Week.”
March 3, 2024 at 9:27 PM
McConnell’s successor should be someone who will ‘stand his own ground’: Rounds
March 3, 2024 at 6:17 PM

Haley hedges on whether she'd eventually endorse Trump as Republican nominee

Nikki Haley hedged on Sunday on whether she'll make good on her loyalty pledge to support the Republican presidential nominee if she loses the GOP primary to Trump
March 3, 2024 at 6:17 PM
Haley hedges on whether she'd eventually endorse Trump as Republican nominee
March 3, 2024 at 5:42 PM

Haley says she no longer feels bound by the GOP pledge requiring her to support the eventual nominee

Republican presidential candidate Nikki Haley says she no longer feels bound by a pledge that required all GOP contenders to support the party’s eventual nominee in order to participate in the primary debates
March 3, 2024 at 5:42 PM
Haley: No longer feels bound by GOP pledge requiring her to support eventual nominee
March 3, 2024 at 3:59 PM

Trump, Haley hit the South before Super Tuesday

Former President Donald Trump and Nikki Haley are making a final push ahead of a major faceoff in Super Tuesday Republican primaries.
March 3, 2024 at 3:59 PM
Trump, Haley hit the South before Super Tuesday
March 3, 2024 at 2:51 AM

Countdown to Super Tuesday

GOP presidential hopefuls Nikki Haley and Donald Trump have both hit the campaign trail ahead of the important primaries on Tuesday.
March 3, 2024 at 2:51 AM
Countdown to Super Tuesday
March 2, 2024 at 5:25 PM

3 states are holding simultaneous contests for Republican presidential nomination

Idaho, Michigan and Missouri voters are going to make their choices.
March 2, 2024 at 5:25 PM
3 states are holding simultaneous contests for Republican presidential nomination
March 2, 2024 at 5:02 AM

Haley says she raised a strong $12M in February, but can't point to long-term plan to beat Trump

Republican presidential candidate Nikki Haley says she raised $12 million in February
March 2, 2024 at 5:02 AM
Haley raised $12M in February, but can't point to long-term plan to beat Trump
March 2, 2024 at 12:40 AM

House Republicans release more Jan. 6 tapes, but now without rioters' face blurred

House Republicans released 5,000 hours more of security footage from the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the U.S. Capitol on Friday.
March 2, 2024 at 12:40 AM
House Republicans release more Jan. 6 tapes, but now without rioters' faces blurred
March 1, 2024 at 11:10 PM

Are the top candidates to replace McConnell MAGA enough for Trump?

Former President Donald Trump is already beginning to leave his mark on a new sort of Republican race: the race to succeed Republican leader Mitch McConnell.
March 1, 2024 at 11:10 PM
Are the top candidates to replace McConnell MAGA enough for Trump?
March 1, 2024 at 8:29 PM

Haley vows to stay in race 'as long as we're competitive'; says No Labels isn't tenable for her

Former Gov. Nikki Haley on Friday reiterated her promise to stay in the presidential primary race through Super Tuesday.
March 1, 2024 at 8:29 PM
Haley vows to stay in race 'as long as we're competitive'
February 29, 2024 at 12:31 AM

Hunter Biden, GOP panel engage in heated closed-door hearing

In an opening statement, Hunter Biden insisted he had no business dealings involving his father.
February 29, 2024 at 12:31 AM
Hunter Biden, GOP panel engage in heated closed-door hearing
February 29, 2024 at 12:31 AM

Mitch McConnell to step down from Senate GOP leadership role

The 82-year-old senator said he would continue to serve out his term but would step back from his GOP leadership duties in November.
February 29, 2024 at 12:31 AM
Mitch McConnell to step down from Senate GOP leadership role
February 28, 2024 at 3:48 AM

Biden and Trump projected to win in Michigan primary

ABC News' Rick Klein reports on President Joe Biden's projected win over "uncommitted" voters and Dean Philips, and former President Trump's projected win over Nikki Haley in the Michigan primary.
February 28, 2024 at 3:48 AM
Biden and Trump projected to win in Michigan primary
February 27, 2024 at 7:37 PM

South Carolina exit polls: Conservative coalition propels Trump to victory over Haley

Exit polls: South Carolina Republican voters roundly rejected Nikki Haley's arguments on age and electability, lifting Trump to an easy victory in Saturday's primary
February 27, 2024 at 7:37 PM
South Carolina exit polls: Conservative coalition propels Trump to victory over Haley
February 27, 2024 at 3:32 PM

Nikki Haley argues Trump not getting 40% of primary voters is clue he'd lose to Biden

Trump only winning 60% of the vote in contested Republican races so far should be taken as a warning sign, Nikki Haley said on Monday
February 27, 2024 at 3:32 PM
Nikki Haley argues Trump not getting 40% of primary voters is clue he'd lose to Biden
February 27, 2024 at 2:54 AM

Nikki Haley’s campaign vows to fight on despite losing donors

ABC News’ Lindsey Davis spoke with Haley’s spokesperson Olivia Perez-Cubas about why she is refusing to drop out of the Republican nomination race despite losing billionaire donor Charles Koch.
February 27, 2024 at 2:54 AM
Nikki Haley’s campaign vows to fight on despite losing donors
February 27, 2024 at 12:27 AM

Nikki Haley campaigns in Michigan ahead of Tuesday's primary

Haley vowed to continue her fight for the GOP presidential nomination despite losing to Donald Trump in her home state of South Carolina’s primary on Saturday.
February 27, 2024 at 12:27 AM
Nikki Haley campaigns in Michigan ahead of Tuesday's primary
February 26, 2024 at 6:16 PM

GOP presidential candidate Vivek Ramaswamy wants to cut federal workforce by 75%

Vivek Ramaswamy said during a speech in the nation's capital on Wednesday that he wants to cut the federal workforce by 75% -- in part by dismantling the government.
February 26, 2024 at 6:16 PM
GOP presidential candidate Vivek Ramaswamy wants to cut federal workforce by 75%
February 26, 2024 at 6:16 PM

Republican base sounds ready for Trump's promised 'retribution,' with some exceptions

Trump vowed at last year's CPAC to be his supporters' "retribution" -- and attendees this year seemed eager to see what that looks like
February 26, 2024 at 6:16 PM
Republican base sounds ready for Trump's promised 'retribution,' with some exceptions
February 26, 2024 at 6:05 PM

Looking ahead to Michigan primary after Trump’s win in South Carolina

Former President Donald Trump is one step closer to the Republican presidential nomination after beating Nikki Haley in her home state of South Carolina.
February 26, 2024 at 6:05 PM
Looking ahead to Michigan primary after Trump’s win in South Carolina
February 26, 2024 at 5:14 PM

After Alabama court ruling, Nikki Haley agrees that 'embryos, to me, are babies'

Nikki Haley said in a new interview that she agrees with an Alabama Supreme Court ruling that frozen embryos are considered children in the state
February 26, 2024 at 5:14 PM
After Alabama court ruling, Nikki Haley agrees that 'embryos, to me, are babies'
February 26, 2024 at 4:06 PM

Ronna McDaniel to step down as RNC chair

McDaniel, who has helmed the Republican National Committee for seven years, will step down March 8, according to a statement obtained by ABC News.
February 26, 2024 at 4:06 PM
Ronna McDaniel to step down as RNC chair
February 26, 2024 at 3:18 PM

Ronna McDaniel to resign as Republican National Committee chair days after Super Tuesday

Ronna McDaniel will step down from her post as chair of the Republican National Committee on March 8.
February 26, 2024 at 3:18 PM
Ronna McDaniel to resign as RNC chair days after Super Tuesday
February 26, 2024 at 3:02 PM

Haley’s path forward after loss to Trump in South Carolina

ABC News’ Rick Klein shares how the former South Carolina governor plans to “close the gap” after her third-straight loss to former President Trump in the primaries.
February 26, 2024 at 3:02 PM
Haley’s path forward after loss to Trump in South Carolina
February 26, 2024 at 2:53 PM

Trump defeats Haley in South Carolina

Former President Donald Trump dealt Nikki Haley, the state's former governor, a particularly painful loss during Saturday’s primary.
February 26, 2024 at 2:53 PM
Trump defeats Haley in South Carolina
February 26, 2024 at 12:41 PM

Ronna McDaniel to resign as RNC chair days after Super Tuesday

McDaniel was hand-picked by former President Donald Trump to serve in the role shortly after his 2016 election.
February 26, 2024 at 12:41 PM
Ronna McDaniel to resign as RNC chair days after Super Tuesday
February 26, 2024 at 2:06 AM

Off to Michigan, Haley is staying in the race despite Trump's easy primary win in South Carolina

Republican presidential candidate Nikki Haley says it’s not “the end of our story” despite Donald Trump’s easy primary victory in South Carolina
February 26, 2024 at 2:06 AM
Off to Michigan, Haley staying in race despite Trump's South Carolina primary win
February 25, 2024 at 10:42 PM

Haley's crushing defeat in South Carolina shows she has no real path to catch Trump: ANALYSIS

Nikki Haley's dream scenario played out as a nightmare in South Carolina's primary on Saturday -- for her and those who wanted her to win over Trump
February 25, 2024 at 10:42 PM
Haley's crushing defeat in SC shows she has no real path to catch Trump: ANALYSIS
February 25, 2024 at 10:39 PM

3 takeaways from the South Carolina primary and Trump's big win over Haley

Former President Donald Trump romped in South Carolina's GOP primary Saturday, handing Nikki Haley, the state's former governor, a particularly painful loss.
February 25, 2024 at 10:39 PM
3 takeaways from the South Carolina primary and Trump's big win over Haley
February 25, 2024 at 5:56 PM

Trump projected to win Republican South Carolina primary

ABC News correspondent Alex Presha breaks down the latest standings in Donald Trump versus Nikki Haley.
February 25, 2024 at 5:56 PM
Trump projected to win Republican South Carolina primary
February 25, 2024 at 5:35 PM

South Carolina primary results

ABC News Political Director Rick Klein breaks down the results of the South Carolina primary.
February 25, 2024 at 5:35 PM
South Carolina primary results
February 25, 2024 at 3:37 PM

As speculation mounts on Trump's running mate, contenders pitch the base at CPAC

Multiple people who are thought to be Trump's potential running mate spoke at CPAC this year, including Kari Lake, Kristi Noem, Vivek Ramaswamy, JD Vance and more
February 25, 2024 at 3:37 PM
As speculation mounts on Trump's running mate, contenders pitch the base at CPAC
February 25, 2024 at 12:43 PM

What to know about Republican allegations, evidence in the Biden impeachment inquiry

A closer look at some of the specific allegations levied by House Republicans in their impeachment inquiry against President Biden.
February 25, 2024 at 12:43 PM
What to know about Republican allegations, evidence in the Biden impeachment inquiry
February 25, 2024 at 12:46 AM

Trump projected to beat Haley in South Carolina

Donald Trump will win the South Carolina Republican primary, ABC News projects, based on analysis of the exit poll.
February 25, 2024 at 12:46 AM
Trump projected to beat Haley in South Carolina
February 25, 2024 at 12:44 AM

Interview with presidential candidate Nikki Haley

Ahead of the South Carolina primary, ABC News’ Eva Pilgrim sits down with Nikki Haley to discuss her run for the White House.
February 25, 2024 at 12:44 AM
Interview with presidential candidate Nikki Haley
February 24, 2024 at 4:13 PM

Trump and Haley face off in South Carolina primary

ABC News correspondent Rachel Scott breaks down what to expect as Donald Trump and Nikki Haley face off in South Carolina Republican primary.
February 24, 2024 at 4:13 PM
Trump and Haley face off in South Carolina primary
February 24, 2024 at 2:49 AM

Trump and Haley make their last pitches to South Carolina voters

Activist, author, and media strategist Raquel Willis joins ABC News to discuss the high-stakes race and the role Black voters might play in Saturday's GOP primary.
February 24, 2024 at 2:49 AM
Trump and Haley make their last pitches to South Carolina voters
February 23, 2024 at 8:07 PM

Former GOP primary candidate Tim Scott calls on Nikki Haley to drop out of race

Haley is still behind Donald Trump by more than 30 points in the polls ahead of the South Carolina primary.
February 23, 2024 at 8:07 PM
Former GOP primary candidate Tim Scott calls on Nikki Haley to drop out of race
February 23, 2024 at 7:47 PM

Should Nikki Haley drop out of GOP presidential race?

Haley is poised to lose in her home state of South Carolina, so what are the reasons for her to continue?
February 23, 2024 at 7:47 PM
Should Nikki Haley drop out of GOP presidential race?
February 23, 2024 at 7:05 PM

What to know about the South Carolina Republican presidential primary

South Carolina's Republican presidential primary kicks off on Saturday, and only two major candidates are left to duke it out: Donald Trump and Nikki Haley.
February 23, 2024 at 7:05 PM
What to know about the South Carolina Republican presidential primary
February 23, 2024 at 5:31 PM

Looking ahead to this weekend’s South Carolina GOP primary

Republican strategist David Polyansky and Democratic strategist Ameshia Cross preview the South Carolina GOP primary.
February 23, 2024 at 5:31 PM
Looking ahead to this weekend’s South Carolina GOP primary
February 23, 2024 at 5:16 PM

Trump to give remarks at CPAC before South Carolina primary

Former President Trump is set to speak at CPAC as voters head to the polls in South Carolina Saturday.
February 23, 2024 at 5:16 PM
Trump to give remarks at CPAC before South Carolina primary
February 23, 2024 at 5:10 PM

How DeSantis’ exit could impact New Hampshire primary

The Republican primary is now a two-person race between former President Donald Trump and Nikki Haley.
February 23, 2024 at 5:10 PM
How DeSantis’ exit could impact New Hampshire primary
February 23, 2024 at 5:10 PM

DeSantis ends presidential campaign, endorses Trump

The Florida governor suspended his 2024 campaign less than 48 hours before New Hampshire's primary.
February 23, 2024 at 5:10 PM
DeSantis ends presidential campaign, endorses Trump
February 23, 2024 at 5:09 PM

Where GOP candidates stand ahead of New Hampshire primary

Former President Donald Trump and Nikki Haley appear to be framing next week’s primary as a two-person race while Florida governor Ron DeSantis is shifting more resources to South Carolina.
February 23, 2024 at 5:09 PM
Where GOP candidates stand ahead of New Hampshire primary
February 23, 2024 at 5:07 PM

Trump and Haley face off in New Hampshire primary

What voters decide will have a major impact on the Republican primary, with Nikki Haley now the only candidate standing between former President Donald Trump and the Republican nomination.
February 23, 2024 at 5:07 PM
Trump and Haley face off in New Hampshire primary
February 23, 2024 at 5:06 PM

Where polls stand ahead of New Hampshire primary

ABC News Political Director Rick Klein details what to watch for in the crucial primary and the state of the race as former President Donald Trump and Nikki Haley go head-to-head.
February 23, 2024 at 5:06 PM
Where polls stand ahead of New Hampshire primary
February 23, 2024 at 5:05 PM

What’s next for Trump and Haley in GOP race

ABC News’ Jon Karl and Mary Bruce discuss how Trump’s victory affects Nikki Haley’s chances of clinching the Republican nomination.
February 23, 2024 at 5:05 PM
What’s next for Trump and Haley in GOP race
February 23, 2024 at 5:04 PM

Haley hits campaign trail in South Carolina

Nikki Haley is trying to rebound in her home state of South Carolina after back-to-back losses to former President Donald Trump in Iowa and New Hampshire.
February 23, 2024 at 5:04 PM
Haley hits campaign trail in South Carolina
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