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Trump on top, Christie squeaking by, GOP top 10 takes shape for debate

Trump on top, Christie squeaking by, GOP top 10 takes shape for debate

Donald Trump continues to dominate the GOP field as new polls deliver a verdict on which candidates will face off in Thursday's first debate: New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie appears to have made the cut, while Texas' Rick Perry has not. With 17 candidates who have announced that they're seeking the GOP nomination, debate sponsors have to find some way to cull the field. Fox News, the broadcast sponsor for Thursday's session, announced in the spring that 10 candidates would get to debate, picked based on who has the highest average standings in the five most recent national polls released by this evening. The most recent surveys, including those released Tuesday morning...

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