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Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton Exchange Barbs in Speeches

June 23, 2016
Beth Reinhard | The Wall Street Journal
Republican presidential candidate calls former secretary of state corrupt; Democratic rival says he lacks policy plans
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Hillary Clinton: ‘Anger’ and ‘anxiety’ are driving people to Trump

June 23, 2016
Jim Tankersley | The Washington Post
In exclusive interview, Clinton makes new pitch to workers who now support Trump
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Trump vows to overcome $40 million fundraising gap with Clinton by matching contributions

June 22, 2016
The summer presidential campaign kicked off with a striking fundraising gap between the two presumptive nominees -- not only does Hillary Clinton lead Donald Trump in national polls, but she has raised over $40 million more. For a closer look at Trump’s finances and what they could mean for his chances in November, Gwen Ifill talks to Matea Gold of The Washington Post and Susan Page of USA Today.
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Clinton Attacks Trump as "Reckless" on Economy

June 22, 2016
Alexis Simendinger | Real Clear Politics
Hillary Clinton warned Tuesday that Donald Trump is hazardous to America’s economic health and unfit to lead the country as president.
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Clinton is vetting three for vice president — but is still studying a longer list

June 22, 2016
Anne Gearan, David Weigel | The Washington Post
The Hillary Clinton campaign has begun checking into the positions, backgrounds and financial dealings of at least three potential vice presidential candidates: HUD Secretary Julián Castro, Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Sen. Timothy M. Kaine.
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Why Hillary Clinton Probably Won’t Pick Elizabeth Warren as a Running Mate

June 22, 2016
Amy Chozick, Jonathan Martin | The New York Times
Hillary Clinton has officially started her search for a running mate, and no potential candidate has evoked more speculation, and, depending on who is asked, wistfulness or dread, than Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts.
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What a Trump staff shake-up means for his election strategy

June 21, 2016
Amy Walter of The Cook Political Report and Tamara Keith of NPR join Gwen Ifill to discuss the latest in politics, including what Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski’s ousting means for the presumptive GOP nominee, Trump’s unconventional June advertising strategy, Hillary Clinton’s $23 million swing state blitz and whether mainstream Republicans will try to dump Trump at the RNC.
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Trump entered June with just $1.3 million in the bank, while Clinton sat on $42 million war chest

June 21, 2016
Matea Gold, Anu Narayanswamy | The Washington Post
Presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump loaned his campaign $2.2 million in May and collected $3.1 million in donations, ending the month with less than $1.3 million in the bank, according to new campaign finance filings.
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In Swing States, Clinton to Rip Trump on Economy

June 21, 2016
Alexis Simendinger | Real Clear Politics
Hillary Clinton believes Donald Trump, if elected president, would be a disaster for the U.S. economy.
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