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Sunday show wrap-up: 2016 race dominates

Sunday show wrap-up: 2016 race dominates
© Greg Nash

2016 RACE

Trump: Republicans 'should be unified'   He emphasized that the GOP has been "building up numbers that are incredible."  
http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/presidential-races/271966-trump-republicans-should-be-unified

Trump: US has 'become very weak and ineffective'   Trump on Sunday defended his stance on torture.  
http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/presidential-races/271968-trump-us-has-become-very-weak-and-ineffective

Limbaugh on Trump: Much bigger upside than downside   He said the divide in the GOP is “longer, broader, wider than I have ever seen it."  
http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/presidential-races/271957-limbaugh-on-trump-much-bigger-upside-than-downside

Cruz: Media is sitting on bombshells about Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpFlynn to campaign for Montana GOP Senate candidate Trump considering pardon for boxing legend after call from Sylvester Stallone Decline in EPA enforcement won't keep climate bill from coming MORE   Cruz said reports are planned later in the year to tear Trump apart.  
http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/presidential-races/271975-cruz-media-is-sitting-on-bombshells-about-donald-trump

Graham says Cruz has 'made the best case' that he can beat Trump   "The best thing I think could happen is for the party to unite before Ohio and Florida."  
http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/presidential-races/271972-graham-says-cruz-has-made-the-best-case-that-he-can-beat

Rubio: Trump not a true conservative   "Either the ideas behind conservatism matter or they do not," Rubio said.  
http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/presidential-races/271960-rubio-trump-not-a-true-conservativee

Rubio: I didn't get into this race to 'beat up' on rivals   Rubio is defending the timing of his attacks on Donald Trump.  
http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/presidential-races/271961-rubio-i-didnt-get-into-this-race-to-beat-up-on-rivals

Kasich defends staying in the race despite losses   "We continue to pick up delegates," he said.  
http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/presidential-races/271976-kasich-defends-staying-in-the-race-despite-losses

Romney: I'm not a tool for GOP establishment   "Establishment suggests that there must be some 'Wizard of Oz' somewhere pulling the strings."  
http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/presidential-races/271962-romney-im-not-a-proxy-for-the-establishment

Romney plays defense on 2012 Trump endorsement   Romney called Trump a "phony" last week.  
http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/presidential-races/271967-romney-plays-defense-on-2012-trump-endorsement

Romney says he will endorse before convention   Romney said Cruz appears to have an edge in the race currently.  
http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/presidential-races/271958-romney-says-he-will-endorse-before-convention

Clinton: 'I've gotten more votes than anybody running on either side'   "I feel really good about where our campaign is," she said, "and where it's going."  
http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/presidential-races/271969-clinton-ive-gotten-more-votes-than-anybody-running-on

Clinton: 'I want to get every voter back'   Clinton was asked about Democrats registering as Republicans to vote for Trump.  
http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/presidential-races/271971-clinton-i-want-to-get-every-voter-back

Clinton 'delighted' State Dept. staffer cooperating in email probe   "I think that we'll be moving toward a resolution."  
http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/presidential-races/271973-clinton-delighted-state-dept-staffer-cooperating-in-email

Sanders: ‘I think we have a path toward victory’   “I think, geographically, we are looking good."  
http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/presidential-races/271959-sanders-i-think-we-have-a-path-toward-victory

Sanders: 'Our numbers are getting better and better'   Sanders noted his appeal to young voters.  
http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/presidential-races/271963-sanders-our-numbers-are-getting-better-and-better

Poll: Trump up by 19 points in Michigan   Trump would lose to both Clinton and Sanders, however, pollsters found.  
http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/presidential-races/271954-poll-trump-up-by-19-points-in-michigan

CBS poll: Trump holds 15-point lead in Michigan   Trump has 39 percent support ahead of Tuesday's primary.  
http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/presidential-races/271964-cbs-poll-trump-holds-15-point-lead-in-michigan

Clinton holds double-digit lead in Michigan   Her support is wider among likely primary voters than the larger Democratic electorate.  
http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/presidential-races/271955-clinton-holds-double-digit-lead-in-michigan

Online poll: Clinton leads by 11 points in Michigan   Clinton has 55 percent of the vote, with Sanders taking 44 percent.  
http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/presidential-races/271965-online-poll-clinton-leads-by-11-points-in-michigan

Priebus rejects description of 'hopelessly fractured' GOP   "We're crushing the Democrats," he said, touting record turnout.  
http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/presidential-races/271977-priebus-defends-gop-touts-record-turnout

RNC chairman on brokered convention: 'I highly doubt it'   "I just don't see that happening."  
http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/presidential-races/271974-rnc-chair-doubtful-brokered-convention-will-be-needed

Gingrich: Contested convention would bring 'civil war' to GOP   "If he wins both Ohio and Florida, it's over," Gingrich said of Trump.  
http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/271929-gingrich-gop-would-have-a-civil-war-if-establishment-tried-to-steal

Tony Blair: Europeans anxious about a Trump presidency   "The entertainment value is high."  
http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/271926-tony-blair-europeans-have-anxiety-about-us-presidential-race

 

APPLE

NYPD counterterrorism chief: Apple is helping 'kidnappers, robbers and murderers'   Law enforcement agencies around the country have decried Apple's efforts.  
http://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/271931-nypd-counterterrorism-chief-apple-is-helping-kidnappers-robbers-and