Julie’s Recent Stories
Politics Oct 16Why Trump ‘rigged’ vote claim could leave lasting impact
Donald Trump keeps peddling the notion the vote may be rigged. It's unclear whether he understands the potential impact of his words.
Politics Oct 13Presidential election spirals into debate of who treats women worse
Trump's campaign is now signaling it will spend the election's final month relitigating Bill Clinton's marital affairs and unproven charges of sexual assault, as well as what Trump says is Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton's role in intimidating the women who…
Politics Oct 08Analysis: Why didn’t more Republicans abandon Trump before the tape?
For months, they stomached his incendiary remarks about Mexicans, Muslims, prisoners of war, a Gold Star military family and a Hispanic judge, along with offensive statements about women too numerous to count. Democratic critics argue that their silence — or…
Politics Sep 26Debate Night: Clinton, Trump set for high-stakes showdown
WASHINGTON — After months of tangling from afar, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will confront each other face-to-face for the first time in Monday night's presidential debate, laying out for voters their vastly different visions for America's future.
Politics Sep 17Trump glosses over past actions, hopes voters do same
Donald Trump is brazenly betting that voters now settling on their choice for president are willing to set aside all that came before his late-in-the-campaign recalibration.
Politics Sep 17Michelle Obama warns young voters against being ‘turned off’
Stepping deeper into the political fray, Michelle Obama warned young voters against being "tired or turned off" in the 2016 election.
Politics Sep 03Clinton enters fall with key advantages in White House race
Two months from Election Day, Hillary Clinton has a clear edge over Donald Trump in nearly every measure traditionally used to gauge success in presidential races.
Politics Aug 02Obama challenges GOP to drop support for Trump
WASHINGTON — In a searing denouncement, President Barack Obama slammed Donald Trump as "unfit" and "woefully unprepared" to serve in the White House on Tuesday. He challenged Republican lawmakers to drop their support for their party's nominee, declaring "There has…
Politics Jul 24Debbie Wasserman Schultz to step down at end of party’s convention
Debbie Wasserman Schultz says she is stepping down as Democratic Party chairwoman at the end of this week's convention.
Politics Jul 19Trump triumphs as GOP nominee, completing stunning climb
CLEVELAND — United for a night, Republicans nominated Donald Trump Tuesday as their presidential standard-bearer, capping the billionaire businessman's stunning takeover of the GOP and propelling him into a November faceoff with Democrat Hillary Clinton.