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Donald Trump suddenly sounds a lot like Jeb Bush and Marco Rubio on immigration

August 26, 2016
Ed O'Keefe, Sean Sullivan | The Washington Post
For more than a year, Donald Trump took the hardest line on immigration — vowing to deport 11 million illegal immigrants en masse and pillorying his GOP primary rivals as favoring “amnesty.”
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Donald Trump’s Mixed Signals on Immigration Roil Campaign

August 26, 2016
Beth Reinhard, Reid Epstein | The Wall Street Journal
Some backers say they would welcome a change; others say easing his plan to deport all illegal immigrants would cost him the election.
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Trump ‘softening’ on immigration? Many of his supporters don’t seem to mind.

August 25, 2016
Ed O'Keefe, Jenna Johnson | The Washington Post
As prominent Republicans try to determine whether Donald Trump has changed his mind about mass deportations, Babs Buffington is confident that the GOP presidential nominee hasn’t shifted at all — but it’s not a big deal if he has, as long as he builds a wall along the southern border.
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Trump Adds to Confusion on Immigrants: No Citizenship, but ‘We Work With Them’

August 25, 2016
Janet Hook, Reid Epstein | The Wall Street Journal
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump proposed contradictory immigration policies, saying in a broadcast interview that it would be “a very, very hard thing” to deport illegal immigrants who have been in the country for decades.
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Trump Floats Obama-Like Deportation Plan, and Fans Don’t Mind

August 24, 2016
Jennifer Jacobs, Sahil Kapur | Bloomberg Politics
Trump appears to be heeding allies’ longstanding advice to soften his stance for a general election now fewer than 80 days away.
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Inside Donald Trump’s new strategy to counter the view of many that he is ‘racist’

August 24, 2016
Philip Rucker, Robert Costa, Jenna Johnson | The Washington Post
Donald Trump is rapidly trying to turn around his presidential campaign with a vigorous and at times strained effort to shed a label applied to him by a substantial portion of the electorate: racist.
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THE TRUTH BEHIND TRUMP’S RIGGED-ELECTION PARANOIA

August 24, 2016
Todd Purdum | Vanity Fair
Donald Trump has taken to saying it over and over again: that the November election is “going to be rigged,” that “crooked Hillary” and her scheming accomplices will somehow manage to steal a victory that should rightfully be his. He has said this in many ways, about the election nationwide and about the election in specific places. As he told his supporters at a recent rally in Altoona, “The only way we can lose . . . is if cheating goes on.”
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