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Republican presidential primary in Texas. The presidential primaries are staggered about the country; in 2016, Texas will have its primary on the first big joint primary date March 1, which will likely identify the top 1-3 candidates who will continue to other states.
The incumbent for the U.S President is Barack Obama, who was originally elected in 2008 and is now term limited from running in 2016.
TX Secretary of State March 1st, 2015 Primary Results
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C-Span Video of the RNC SCREWING conservatives and ingoring points-of-order from Sen. Mike Lee (7/18/16)
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|% of those awarded||49%||32%||10%||9%||1%||-||-||-||-|
|% of remaining needed to win||53%||92%||-||148%||-||-||-||-||-|
1,237 needed to win
Up Next: CT, DE, MD, PA, and RI on Apr 26 with 172 delegates at stake (out of 734 remaining)
The President has a great deal of power of most national issues, but there are some issues where he has very little power. We cover both in the following lists.
Economic and fiscal
Major Issues with Presidential Power: