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CHRISTIANSTED — Former U.S. President Bill Clinton will make a campaign stop for his wife Hillary in St. Croix on Monday. The May 16 event is timed to happen ahead of the Democratic caucus meeting slated for June 4. “President Clinton will attend a public event in St. Croix where

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CHRISTIANSTED — Republican party nominees for federal and territorial offices will be selected at a territorial convention on June 11, according to state GOP chairman John Canegata. The decision to opt-out of the taxpayer-funded primary election was made during a special meeting of the Republican Territorial Committee on Friday after

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Rep. Stacey Plaskett (Democrat-V.I.) MIAMI — In the run-up to Tuesday’s Florida Democratic presidential primary, the Hillary Clinton campaign announced its “Hillary for Florida” Caribbean Leadership Council – a diverse group of grassroots and community leaders in the Caribbean-American community committed to electing Hillary Clinton as president of the United

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CHRISTIANSTED – The Republican consultant from Michigan who advised Sen. Rand Paul’s presidential campaign is trying to get himself elected as a delegate to the 2016 GOP nominating convention, representing the U.S. Virgin Islands. But according to the territory’s department of elections, John Yob and his wife, Erica, as well

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DONALD TRUMP SAYS RUBIO HAS BIG EARS MARCO RUBIO SAYS TRUMP HAS SMALL HANDS THE SUPER VIEW FROM THE VIRGIN ISLANDS By JOHN McCARTHY/Virgin Islands Free Press Like it or not, Trump is the new Reagan. The Reagan who increased the number of federal employees, fired the air traffic controllers

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – District Court Judge Curtis V. Gomez sentenced today Tashimo Scatliffe, 33, to 120 months’ imprisonment and three years of supervised release for possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, United States Attorney Ronald W. Sharpe announced. Judge Gomez also ordered Scatliffe to pay a $100 special

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          John McCarthy THE LAST SHALL BE FIRST, OR TIED FOR SECOND THREE TICKETS TO PARADISE FROM THE BIBLE BELT THE VIEW FROM THE U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS, MON By JOHN McCARTHY/Virgin Islands Free Press “How stupid are the people of Iowa?” Donald Trump asked in November.

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By PHOEBE WARREN, Special To The V.I. Free Press This is the first post in a series called “Insight on the Issues” in which I will examine one specific issue in American politics and give each candidate’s stance. I will periodically do these posts but with no particular schedule so

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NEW YORK – Media-magnet billionaire Donald Trump and the Obama administration agree: The 14th Amendment does not grant birthright citizenship to everyone born in the U.S. They do not, of course, agree on the details. Trump, the front-runner for the Republican presidential nomination, has consistently said that he doesn’t believe the

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Ted Cruz (left) with his father Rafael Cruz CHARLOTTE AMALIE – Ted Cruz is known as a right-wing troublemaker, but he is tame compared to his dad. Here are a few of the craziest things Rafael Cruz has uttered on public stages in the last year. Texas’ junior senator and

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