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Trump Campaign Reportedly Vetting Newt Gingrich For The Vice-Presidency

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Vice-President Gingrich? Really?

Attorney General Will Defer To F.B.I. In Investigation Of Hillary Clinton’s Email

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Attorney General Loretta Lynch will essentially recuse herself from making a decision about indictments in the investigation of Hillary Clinton’s email server.

Chris Christie Reportedly Being Vetted For Spot As Trump’s Running Mate

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Chris Christie remains at the top of the list of potential Trump running mates.

Hillary Clinton Leads Donald Trump In Seven Battleground States

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Hillary Clinton holds solid leads over Donald Trump in seven battleground states.

The Beginning Of The End Of The ‘Conservative’ Supreme Court

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Depending on the outcome of the election, the Supreme Court’s just concluded term will most likely be remembered as the point at which the Court’s rightward tilt that began at the end of the Warren Court Era came to an end.

Clinton Acting Like She Won, Alienating Bernie Fans

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Backers of the losing candidate for the Democratic nomination are surprised that they’re not getting their way.

Benghazi Committee Report Uncovers Mistakes, But No Wrongdoing

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As with each previous committee that investigated the 2012 attack on the U.S outpost in Benghazi, the House Select Committee finds that mistakes were made but no evidence of wrongdoing or cover-ups.

A Lesson In Polling

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One result from the new NBC News poll shows us how important it is to pay attention to how poll questions are phrased.

Nobody Wants To Speak At Donald Trump’s Convention

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Republican officials are running away from Donald Trump the way they’d run away from a horde of mosquitoes infected with the Zika virus.

Donald Trump’s Bad June Shows Up In The Polls

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Donald Trump has had a bad June, and it’s showing in the poll numbers.

George Will Leaving GOP Over Donald Trump

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George Will isn’t just refusing to vote for Donald Trump, he’s leaving the GOP entirely

What Does The Success Of Brexit Tell Us About Donald Trump’s Chances? Pretty Much Nothing

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Many pundits are arguing that the victory for ‘Leave’ presages good news for Trump in November, but there’s no reason to believe that.

Hillary Clinton Is Crushing Donald Trump In The Money Race

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Donald Trump has almost no cash on hand. That doesn’t bode well for his campaign going forward.

In Campaign Shake Up, Donald Trump Fires Campaign Manager

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A campaign shake up at Trump Tower, but it’s unlikely to change fundamentals.

Donald Trump’s Numbers Are Historically Bad

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It’s still early in the cycle, but Donald Trump’s poll numbers are already historically bad.

Evaluating Donald Trump’s Short List For Running Mates

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The Trump campaign is out with its own ‘short list’ of potential running mates.

Evaluating Hillary’s Short List For Running Mates

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A purported ‘short list’ of potential running mates for Hillary Clinton is out. Here’s how the candidates stack up.

Tiny Group Of GOP Delegates Preparing To Fight Against Trump At Republican Convention

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A small group of Republican delegates is apparently discussing yet another quixotic effort to deny Donald Trump the nomination.

The Republican Exodus From Trump Quickly Becoming A Stampede

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Republican leaders and politicians continue to distance themselves from their party’s presumptive nominee.

Americans Really, Really, Really Don’t Like Donald Trump

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A new poll shows that public opinion about Donald Trump is at the lowest point its been since he entered the race. That bodes poorly for Trump, and for the the political party that has chosen to nominate him for President.

Hillary Clinton Wins Final Democratic Primary, Meets With Bernie Sanders

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Hillary Clinton easily won the final contest of the 2016 primary season, and the Clinton-Sanders reconciliation dance began.

In Latest Attack On A Free Press, Donald Trump Denies Credentials To The Washington Post

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Donald Trump continues his war on freedom of the press and reporters who cover him critically by barring The Washington Post from covering campaign events.

Donald Trump Insinuates President Obama Identifies With Terrorists

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Donald Trump has insinuated that President Obama is not fighting the War On Terror aggressively because he somehow identifies with terrorists.

Donald Trump Renews Call For Ban On Muslim Immigration

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Donald Trump responded to the attack on the Pulse nightclub by renewing his call to ban members of an entire religion from coming to the United States.

Republican Donor Class Says Trump Is Falling Dangerously Behind In Fundraising

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Top Republican donors are becoming increasingly concerned that Donald Trump isn’t paying enough attention to raising money for the General Election campaign.

It’s Too Late To Stop Donald Trump At The Convention

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Republican insiders are apparently still looking at ways to stop Donald Trump at a convention. It’s far too late for that, guys.

Clinton Holds Slight Lead Over Trump As General Election Race Begins

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Hillary Clinton has a slight lead in national polling over Donald Trump as the battle for the White House really begins.

Elizabeth Warren Endorses Clinton, Attacks Trump, As Democrats Unite Behind Clinton

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Senator Elizabeth Warren is the latest Democrat to unite behind the party’s presumptive nominee. A marked contrast to the chaos that reigns on the Republican side of the aisle.

President Obama Formally Endorses Hillary Clinton

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With the race for the Democratic nomination over, President Obama is ready to hit the campaign trail for Hillary Clinton.

No, Judge Curiel Has Not Demonstrated Bias Against Donald Trump In His Rulings

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Donald Trump has claimed that the Judge presiding over the Trump University lawsuits is biased against him, but there’s absolutely no evidence to support this argument.

Dilbert’s Scott Adams and Donald Trump

** FILE**Richard Hatch, winning castaway from the CBS reality show "Survivor," reacts as he holds his prize, a $1 million dollar check, in this Aug. 25, 2000, file photo made at the CBS Television studios in Los Angeles. When Hatch was selected by his fellow castaways as the big prize winner, 51.7 million viewers were watching. In 2004, two cable powerhouses are trying to  establish a reality network. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)

The cartoonist and student of human psychology is fascinated by the con artist who would be president.

As Republicans Run From Trump, The Seeds Of A GOP Civil War May Be Starting To Grow

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With top Republicans recoiling from the realization that the GOP is stuck with Trump in 2016, the ground seems to be being prepared for a conflict that could tear the GOP apart regardless of who wins in November.

Clinton Wins Final ‘Super Tuesday’ Of 2016, Claims Victory In Nomination Fight

NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 7: Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton arrives onstage during a primary night rally at the Duggal Greenhouse in the Brooklyn Navy Yard, June 7, 2016 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Clinton has secured enough delegates and commitments from superdelegates to become the Democratic Party's presumptive presidential nominee. She will become the first woman in U.S. history to secure the presidential nomination of one of the country's two major political parties. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Hillary Clinton won the final Super Tuesday of the 2016 primary season, thus officially sending us into what promises to be among the most contentious General Election battles in recent memory.

Time For Republicans To Choose: Can You Really Support The Bigot At The Top Of Your Ticket?

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Republicans have a choice to make and, so far, they’ve been making the wrong one.

Clinton Clinches Democratic Nomination, Multiple Media Outlets Project

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An historic achievement.

Should The Media Ignore The Fact That Hillary Clinton Will Clinch The Nomination Tomorrow?

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One media critic is arguing that news organizations should ignore the fact that Hillary Clinton will become the Presumptive Democratic Nominee tomorrow. This is utterly ridiculous.

Clinton Wins Puerto Rico Primary, Inches Closer To Clinching Democratic Nomination

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Closer to making history.

Bernie Sanders Is Either Delusional, Or He’s Lying To His Supporters

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Bernie Sanders is continuing to let his supporters believe he has a chance to win the Democratic nomination. He is either delusional, or he is lying to his supporters.

On Donald Trump’s Contempt For The Rule Of Law And Freedom Of The Press

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Donald Trump’s open contempt for the Rule of Law and Freedom of the Press should disqualify him from being considered an acceptable candidate for President.

Paul Ryan Folds Like A Cheap Suit, Endorses Donald Trump

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After initially expressing doubts about his candidacy, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan has lined up behind Donald Trump.

Republicans Suddenly Finding ‘Scheduling Conflicts’ That Preclude Showing Up In Cleveland

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An increasing number of Republican politicians are finding reasons to skip the Republican National Convention.

Clinton Grabs Big Endorsement A Week Ahead Of The Battle For California

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Hillary Clinton is hoping to avoid an embarrassing loss in California to Bernie Sanders, and she just got some help from an unlikely source.

Trump Campaign Reportedly Telling GOP Insiders It’s Low On Cash

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Donald Trump is apparently having money troubles.

Obama’s Visit To Hiroshima Brings Reflection, But No Apologies

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President Obama’s visit to Hiroshima left just the impression it should have.

Release Of Inspector General’s Report Indicates Hillary’s Email Woes Likely To Continue

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The Clinton campaign probably thought the email story was behind them. The new report from the State Department’s Inspector General shows just how wrong they were about that.

Donald Trump Clinches Republican Nomination

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Donald Trump now has enough delegates to win the Republican nomination on the first ballot.

State Department Inspector General Faults Hillary Clinton, State Dept. In Email Probe

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A bad day for the Clinton campaign.

Donald Trump Wins Washington State, Inches Closer To Clinching The Nomination

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Donald Trump is now just 28 delegates away from clinching the GOP nomination. New Jersey’s primary on June 7th will put him over the top.

Donald Trump Resurrects The Worst Of Clinton Derangement Syndrome

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For Donald Trump at least, the start of the General Election campaign is the perfect time to dredge up decades old conspiracy theories.

Republican Mega-Donors Not Exactly Warming Up To Donald Trump

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Some of the GOP’s top donors still aren’t sold on Donald Trump.

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