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Donald Trump is about to make his most controversial decision yet

Thursday June 02, 2016 – If the rumors are to be believed, Donald Trump is preparing to make one of his most controversial decisions yet. The Republican candidate is turning his mind to his running mate – the person who would become Vice President if ‘The Donald’ wins the ultimate prize. The veteran Washington lawyer A. B. Culvahouse has been tapped ...

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Trump reaches the number of delegates to clinch nomination

Thursday May 26, 2016 – Donald Trump reached the number of delegates needed to clinch the Republican nomination for president Thursday, completing an unlikely rise that has upended the political landscape and set the stage for a bitter fall campaign. Trump was put over the top in the Associated Press delegate count by a small number of the party’s unbound ...

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State Department report faults Clinton over email use

Wednesday May 25, 2016 – A State Department Inspector General report faulted former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for not complying with policies for email preservation, according to a copy of the report obtained by CNN on Wednesday. The report, which was provided to lawmakers, states, “At a minimum, Secretary Clinton should have surrendered all emails dealing with Department business ...

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It’s going to get ugly – Trump dredges up Clinton accusations

Wednesday May 25, 2016 – If there was any doubt about the nastiness of the upcoming general election fight between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, Trump has obliterated it. The Manhattan billionaire has launched his most personal attacks yet on the Clintons, dredging up decades-old conspiracy theories and allegations of sexual misconduct on the part of Bill Clinton to kick ...

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House GOP will consider whether to impeach IRS Commissioner Koskinen

Tuesday May 24, 2016 – House Republicans will start considering whether to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen over accusations that he failed to comply with a subpoena and lied to Congress, multiple sources told sources. The House Judiciary Committee on Friday announced plans for two hearings over the next several weeks to examine the “misconduct” of Koskinen. Republicans on the ...

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Explaining Hillary Clinton’s slide in the polls

Tuesday May 24, 2016 – A month ago, Hillary Clinton had a big lead in national and battleground state polls. Today, she has a modest lead at best. A few surveys even show Donald Trump ahead. What happened? Mr. Trump has made gains in unifying his party’s base, while Mrs. Clinton has not done the same with hers. If anything, ...

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Will Trump vs. Clinton be a nailbiter?

Sunday May 22, 2016 – Democrats knew a general election battle between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump would be rough, but many never considered the potential of a nailbiter. During a primary in which Trump usurped the GOP establishment, alienated crucial sectors of the general electorate on issues like immigration and abortion and dinged his own approval ratings, many Democrats ...

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