As the frontrunner in national polls, Donald Trump will likely get the center podium in next week's debate.
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Alex Pappas is a Washington D.C.-based political reporter for The Daily Caller. He has also written for The Washington Examiner and the Mobile Press-Register. Pappas is a graduate of The University of the South in Sewanee, Tenn., where he was editor-in-chief of The Sewanee Purple. While in college, he did internships at NBC's Meet the Press and the White House. He grew up in Mobile, Ala., where he graduated from St. Paul's Episcopal School. He and his wife live on Capitol Hill.
Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina says the Benghazi “punch” could have defeated President Obama in 2012, but it “didn’t get thrown.”
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Donald Trump is headed to the United States-Mexico border.
This could be awkward.
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