What a Republican debate would look like without Donald Trump

Welcome to Trail Guide, your host through the wilds of the 2016 presidential campaign. It’s Wednesday, Jan. 27, and here’s what we’re talking about:

  • Even without Donald Trump, a lot of the Republican debate stands to be about Donald Trump
  • Democrats are fighting over their debate schedule too
  • Nancy Pelosi tosses some cold water at Bernie Sanders’ health plan
  • Campaigns push the privacy envelope by tracking voters’ opinions using data crunchers in Silicon Valley
  • Latino voters in Iowa are inspired by Trumpto vote against him