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Politics Nov 02Harvard law professor Lessig ends his presidential campaign
WASHINGTON -- Harvard law professor Larry Lessig is ending his bid for the Democratic presidential nomination.
Politics Oct 07Clinton seeks to distance herself from Obama’s policies
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama seemed to call Hillary Rodham Clinton's idea of a no-fly zone in Syria "half-baked."…
Nation Oct 05Clinton pushing new gun controls after Oregon shooting
Days after a deadly shooting in Oregon, Hillary Rodham Clinton unveiled new gun control measures Monday aimed at strengthening background checks on gun buyers and eliminating legal immunity for sellers.
Politics Oct 03Clinton to make LGBT rights a campaign focus
Hillary Rodham Clinton on Saturday delivered the strongest statement of support for gay rights in the 2016 presidential race when she promised that ending discrimination against gay, lesbian and transgender people would be a central pillar of her administration.
Politics Sep 27Clinton compares e-mail server criticism to previous GOP probes
Hillary Rodham Clinton on Sunday again defended her use of a private email server while she was secretary of state, comparing the multiple investigations to Republican-led probes into her husband's administration more than two decades ago.
Politics Sep 17Fiorina looking to capitalize on another strong debate performance
WASHINGTON — Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina finds herself in a position to build on a strong debate performance for the second time in six weeks, enjoying rave reviews for demonstrating a command of policy details, while also taking on…
Politics Aug 10Clinton to propose $350 billion college affordability plan
WASHINGTON — Calling for a "new college compact," Hillary Rodham Clinton on Monday will unveil a $350 billion plan aimed at making college more affordable and reducing the crushing burden of student debt.
Politics Aug 06Democrats announce 6 debates; Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff to moderate final
Democrats will hold six presidential debates starting Oct. 13 in Nevada. The final debate will be moderated by PBS NewsHour's Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff.
Politics Aug 01Clinton’s tax, medical records released
Hillary Rodham Clinton and her husband paid close to $44 million in federal taxes since 2007 and she is in "excellent physical condition," two facts that emerged in a flood of disclosures from the campaign of the Democratic presidential candidate.
Politics Jul 18Rather than confront Sanders challenge, Clinton focused on GOP
Ignoring her primary challengers, Hillary Rodham Clinton focused instead on the expanding field of Republican contenders as she and her fellow Democrats tried to impress influential party activists in Iowa.