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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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Poll: Swing state voters dislike Trump and Clinton

July 23, 2015
Jeff Zeleny | CNN
The poll also finds a majority of swing state voters find Hillary Clinton untrustworthy. CNN's Jeff Zeleny reports.
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Ohio Gov. Kasich joins GOP race with message of conservatism, compassion

July 22, 2015
Dan Balz | The Washington Post
Ohio Gov. John Kasich joined the crowded 2016 GOP presidential race Tuesday, offering an optimistic message that blends fiscal conservatism with social welfare compassion that he hopes will shake up the Republican Party and vault him into contention for the nomination.
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Why was Trump deferred from the Vietnam war?

July 22, 2015
Jeff Zeleny | CNN
Donald Trump promises veterans he has a long record of support for them, but does his record check out? CNN's Jeff Zeleny reports.
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Donald Trump Heaps Insults on Lindsey Graham, Jeb Bush, Hillary Clinton, Other Foes

July 22, 2015
Michael Scherer | TIME
A triumphant and unrepentant Donald Trump launched a barrage of personal attacks and name-calling on his campaign rivals Tuesday, most notably calling South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham an “idiot” and handing out Graham’s cell phone number to the whole world.
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