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Tuesday, July 28, 2015

John Harwood
John Harwood explains what presidential candidate Hilary Clinton has planned for your money.
Jackie Calmes
The New York Times
For Senator Ted Cruz to call his party’s leader, Senator Mitch McConnell, a liar as he did Friday and again Sunday in the Senate was an extraordinary personal attack, but given how much the conservative base of the Republican Party has come to loathe its leaders, it was also good politics for the struggling presidential candidate.
Manu Raju
Tim Scott was horrified by the video, played on an endless cable TV loop: Walter Scott, a 50-year-old unarmed black man, fleeing from a cop in South Carolina — only to be shot to death by the officer.