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As the Republican National Committee circulates a loyalty pledge to 2016 GOPers aimed at reining in any potential independent run by Donald Trump, RNC Chairman Reince Priebus will meet with Trump Thursday, a spokesman confirmed to the New York Times.

The GOP frontrunner's official schedule includes a press conference from his Trump Tower in New York at 2 p.m. Sources tell CNN that they believe Trump is willing to sign the pledge -- which stipulates GOP 2016 primary candidates will not run for president as an independent and will support the eventual Republican nominee -- but caution that nothing is guaranteed with the brash billionaire. A source described as a "close associate" tells Politico Trump will indeed sign the pledge. Bloomberg also reports that a "top adviser" said Trump will sign.

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Fox News host Bill O'Reilly brought on Jorge Ramos on Wednesday night, where the two got into a heated debate over Ramos' role as an anchor at Spanish language television network Univision.

After the two discussed their disagreements over building a wall at the southern border and undocumented immigrants, O'Reilly challenged Ramos over his reporting style. The Univision anchor recently got kicked out of a Donald Trump press conference temporarily for asking the candidate a question without first being called on.

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