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Hillary Clinton and the 2-for-1 presidency

May 17, 2016
Lisa Lerer, Catherine Lucey | AP
The notion of a 2-for-1 Clinton presidency is back. Recalling sunnier days of growth, low unemployment and budget surpluses under her husband, Hillary Clinton is telling Americans that Bill Clinton will be "in charge of revitalizing the economy" if she wins the White House.
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Trump: Bill Clinton 'worst abuser' in political history

May 10, 2016
Jeff Zeleny | CNN
Donald Trump is taking aim at Hillary Clinton, saying she enabled her husband's infidelities and that she constantly plays the women's card. CNN's Jeff Zeleny reports.
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After a Sanders supporter mentions Monica Lewinsky, Clinton accuses his campaign of encouraging vitriol

April 25, 2016
Anne Gearan, John Wagner | The Washington Post
A brief mention of Monica Lewinsky by a prominent Bernie Sanders supporter sparked controversy on the campaign trail this weekend, with Hillary Clinton’s team accusing her Democratic presidential rival of condoning “vitriol.”
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LGBT rights in the states, Bill Clinton faces Black Lives Matter hecklers, Sanders' Political Revolution and Garland nomination update

April 8, 2016
A look at how LGBT legislation in North Carolina and Mississippi is impacting the presidential campaign.
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For the Clintons, New Hampshire is the state of 2nd chances

February 9, 2016
Lisa Lerer, Kathleen Hennessey | AP
It's their Everest. Their firewall. Their lifeboat in a frozen Atlantic. They are the Clintons. It is New Hampshire. And here we all are again.
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Hillary Clinton campaign deploys husband Bill very carefully

January 16, 2016
Lisa Lerer | AP
Bill Clinton promised voters in 1992 that they'd be getting "two for the price of one" if they elected him to the White House — a presidential duo of the young Arkansas governor and his Yale Law-educated wife.
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Bill Clinton: Asset or liability? And Nikki Haley: GOP rising star.

January 15, 2016
As Bill Clinton campaigns for Hillary, is he helping her campaign? And Nikki Haley's vice-presidential possibilities.

Executive Action on Guns, North Korean Nuclear Threat and Countdown to Iowa & NH

January 8, 2016
Obama proposes changes to curb gun violence, North Korea claims h-bomb test and Donald Trump takes aim at Clinton and Cruz
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Blunt Political Assessments in Bill Clinton Transcripts

January 8, 2016
Peter Baker | The New York Times
He thought George W. Bush was perpetrating “a fraud” on America as a presidential candidate, Vladimir V. Putin had “enormous potential,” and the people of Wyoming would be “shooting at me” if he visited.
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