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Obama: Huckabee’s comments on Iran deal typical of GOP’s ‘inflammatory remarks’

July 27, 2015
Juliet Eilperin | The Washington Post
President Obama sharply criticized Republican 2016 presidential candidates Monday for engaging in “inflammatory remarks” that were cheapening the nation’s political discourse.
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While Some Republicans Seize Chance to Attack Hillary Clinton, Others Refrain

July 27, 2015
Ashley Parker, Maggie Haberman | The New York Times
The latest chapter in the continuing story of Hillary Rodham Clinton’s State Department emails has presented Republican presidential candidates with a new opportunity to attack Mrs. Clinton, traditionally something popular with their party’s voters, and some of them lost no time doing it.
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There's No Stopping the Trump Show

July 27, 2015
Molly Ball | The Atlantic
You want the Trump show to be over. But it’s not over. You want to ignore Donald Trump. You think maybe if you ignore him long enough, he will go away. Well, guess what? He’s not going away.

Donald Trump's Impact on the Crowded GOP Field and Bill Clinton & George Bush's Unusual Alliance

July 24, 2015
The Trump show continues by pulling other GOP candidates onto his stage, Hillary Clinton’s emails are getting another look, and two past presidents discuss the 2016 race.
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How Democrats are Navigating Black Lives Matter

July 24, 2015
Bernie Sanders and Martin O’Malley received a less than warm response at the NetRoots Nation town hall meeting this week concerning the Black Lives Matter movement.
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Hillary Clinton thinks she can change how America’s biggest companies behave

July 24, 2015
Jim Tankersley | The Washington Post
Hillary Clinton is set on Friday to unveil a new round of economic proposals aimed at a problem that liberals and conservatives largely agree exists in America today: Companies aren't investing enough in the sorts of things that could lift the economy in the long-run.
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Bill Clinton and George W. Bush’s Plan for 2016

July 23, 2015
Michael Duffy, Nancy Gibbs | TIME
In an interview with TIME, the two former presidents reveal their views on the upcoming presidential campaign which could pit one's wife against another's brother. Plus, Bill Clinton defends his family's foundation, why Hillary Clinton never thought she'd be in politics and whether George W. Bush has designs on painting his predecessor's portrait
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A Jackass in a Hailstorm

July 23, 2015
John Dickerson | Slate
We interrupt the Donald Trump cavalcade to present you with a story you will not read. It’s about Ohio Gov. John Kasich and not Donald Trump. It’s not that I don’t want you to read it. I just fear that what’s true of the polls is true of readers. Trump sells, as the Washington Post’s Philip Bump points out. So this piece might suffer the same fate candidate John Kasich faces for the moment. It’s going to languish at the bottom of the rankings—Trumped.
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