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How Obama & Clinton found Unity for Democrats

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June 27, 2008
Less than three weeks after Hillary Clinton ended her 2008 presidential campaign, she stood on a stage with Barack Obama in Unity, New Hampshire, in an effort to bring the Democratic Party together after a bruising primary fight. Now, eight years later, Clinton once again wants to bring Democrats together after a long primary campaign. Only this time its her campaign that came out on top.
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Barack Obama’s Chief Campaign Mission: Uniting the Democratic Party

June 6, 2016
Carol Lee | The Wall Street Journal
As the Democratic primary approaches its final contests, aides to President Barack Obama say the party’s top surrogate is eager to quickly step into what he sees as his chief role heading into the July convention: uniting the supporters of Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders.

The Trumpian campaign, California dreaming and America's standing in the world

June 3, 2016
The stakes are high for Clinton, Sanders and Trump heading into the California primary.
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Stagnant Pay Says It All

June 3, 2016
Alexis Simendinger | Real Clear Politics
Plenty of American workers, fearful about their financial well-being and their perch in the middle class, believe that economists, politicians and President Obama have it wrong.
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Obama: In November, Voters Have a Choice on Economy’s Direction

June 2, 2016
Carol Lee, Byron Tau | The Wall Street Journal
President Barack Obama stepped squarely into the 2016 campaign Wednesday, offering voters an optimistic vision of the country’s economic future and delivering a harsh critique of the Republican seeking to succeed him in the White House.
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Obama to Lay Out Campaign Choices

June 1, 2016
Carol Lee | The Wall Street Journal
In Indiana on Wednesday, the president is expected to argue a Democrat would continue economy’s momentum
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