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Which presidential candidates are college students supporting?

February 11, 2016
At the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, the site of the PBS NewsHour Democratic candidates debate between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders, we asked students who they are supporting in the 2016 race for the White House. We heard a lot of support for Bernie Sanders among the college-aged crowd -- a key voting bloc for the Democratic-socialist from Vermont.
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U.S. Voters Strike Back Against Political Status Quo

February 11, 2016
John Harwood | The New York Times
A backlash has been building gradually among American voters for years against "stagflation," "the middle-class squeeze,"cross-border trade deals and Wall Street bailouts.
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Dems up the decibels in NH debate; Wall Street a common foe

February 5, 2016
Lisa Lerer, Nancy Benac | AP
It was the sharpest, most caustic debate yet for Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders.
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Making Sense of Iowa

February 2, 2016
Amy Walter | The Cook Political Report
If you predicted that Ted Cruz would beat Donald Trump by a larger margin than Hillary Clinton would beat Bernie Sanders, you deserve a special pundit medal of honor.
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Republicans and Democrats Brace for a Reality Check

January 30, 2016
John Harwood | The New York Times
American presidential campaigns have never been so thoroughly examined, probed and measured as in this election cycle. And the pollsters and pundits who cover them are about to get a reality check.
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Clinton, Sanders Offer Strikingly Different Messages on the Stump

January 23, 2016
Laura Meckler | The Wall Street Journal
Both make their arguments ahead of the Feb. 1 Iowa Caucuses
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The State of YOUR Union

January 12, 2016
As President Obama delivers his final State of the Union address, he will likely tell Congress and his fellow Americans that the state of the union is "strong." But do average Americans outside the Capitol feel the same? We asked people on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., to describe the state of the union as they see it in just one word.
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Every Obama State of the Union in 6 Minutes

January 12, 2016
As President Obama gets ready to deliver his final State of the Union address, look back at every address he's given since taking office in 2009. What do his State of the Union speeches say about his legislative priorities? Over seven years, themes like the economy, gun violence and the war in Iraq make repeated appearances. This year, Obama will reportedly shy away from a list of priorities and instead focus on "the big things."
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