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Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Philip Rucker, Robert Costa, Jenna Johnson
The Washington Post
Donald Trump is rapidly trying to turn around his presidential campaign with a vigorous and at times strained effort to shed a label applied to him by a substantial portion of the electorate: racist.
John Harwood
CNBC's John Harwood reports the details of Hillary Clinton's small business aid plan, including VP nominee Tim Kaine blasting Donald Trump's record with small businesses.
Todd Purdum
Vanity Fair
Donald Trump has taken to saying it over and over again: that the November election is “going to be rigged,” that “crooked Hillary” and her scheming accomplices will somehow manage to steal a victory that should rightfully be his. He has said this in many ways, about the election nationwide and about the election in specific places. As he told his supporters at a recent rally in Altoona, “The only way we can lose . . . is if cheating goes on.”