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Cruz rides with Obama to Dallas on Air Force One

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 11:12am
Sen. Ted Cruz is traveling to Dallas aboard Air Force One with President Barack Obama on Tuesday.
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Michael Flynn: I'd still vote for Trump if I'm not his VP

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 9:36am
Retired Army Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn said he plans to vote for Republican presumptive nominee Donald Trump, even if he isn't selected as vice president.
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Trump in 2008: Clinton would 'make a good president'

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 9:18am
Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton have no shortage of criticism for each other on the 2016 trail, but at one point the presumptive Republican presidential nominee said his likely general election rival would "make a good president."
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Steve Forbes: I support Trump

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 9:04am
Steve Forbes, the chairman and editor-in-chief of Forbes Media, said Tuesday he was supporting Donald Trump, but that the presumptive Republican presidential nominee needs to "assuage the doubters" with his vice presidential pick.
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Gen. Michael Flynn: Possible Trump VP pick and foreign policy architect

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 8:17am
Retired Army Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn, already a top adviser on national security to Donald Trump, might soon find himself receiving a major promotion.
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Ryan's request to block Clinton from intelligence briefings is denied

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 7:53am
House Speaker Paul Ryan's attempt to block Hillary Clinton from receiving intelligence briefings once she's formally nominated by Democrats -- given her use of a private email server -- has failed.
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First on CNN: Former Gen. Stanley McChrystal: I would decline 'any role' with Trump

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 7:43am
Former Gen. Stanley McChrystal told CNN Tuesday that he would decline "any role" offered by Donald Trump if contacted, but at this point the presumptive Republican presidential nominee's campaign has not reached out.
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How to watch CNN's town hall with Paul Ryan

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 6:01am
House Speaker Paul Ryan, less than a week ahead of the Republican National Convention and under a year into his tenure as speaker, will appear in a town hall, live on CNN this Tuesday.
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Trump warns last week's violence might be 'just the beginning'

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 5:29am
Donald Trump on Monday warned the violence of last week "might be just the beginning for this summer," during an interview addressing recent tensions across the country.
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First on CNN: Evan Bayh mounting Senate return, could tip balance

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 12:21am
Evan Bayh is mounting a return bid to the U.S. Senate, giving national Democrats a boost as they aim to retake the chamber in November.
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Sasse makes pitch to 'conscience voters' ahead of RNC

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 12:13am
Sen. Ben Sasse on Monday -- a week before the Republican National Convention begins -- lamented the lack of trustworthiness in the two likely presidential front-runners, and urged voters to follow their conscience, not pick between the lesser of two evils.
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Sanders groups, supporters begin to coalesce around Clinton

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 9:11pm
Groups that supported Bernie Sanders over Hillary Clinton in the Democratic primary are starting to coalesce around the former secretary of state.
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Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count corrected

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 8:22pm
A Navy investigation has concluded that Chris Kyle, the famed Navy SEAL sniper, received fewer medals than his records had previously shown.
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Anti-Trump GOP delegate wins lawsuit

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 8:01pm
A Virginia Republican delegate fighting to vote against Donald Trump at the Republican National Convention next week won a critical court battle Monday, but still faces a series of obstacles.
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Social conservatives hold the line on day one in Cleveland

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 7:45pm
Social conservatives won early victories in the debate on the Republican Party platform as delegates gathered here for their first full day of meetings before next week's Republican National Convention, fighting back efforts to moderate on LGBT issues -- including the use of restrooms for transgender people -- and strengthening party provisions opposing abortion rights.
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Top House Republicans ask DOJ to investigate whether Clinton lied to Congress

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 7:06pm
Two House Republican committee chairmen formally requested that the Justice Department investigate whether Hillary Clinton lied to Congress.
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Pokémon GO consumes everything, including politics

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 6:59pm
Like Snapchat and Candy Crush before it, young people adopted Pokémon GO -- and the political class followed in their wake.
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DNC employee shot and killed in Washington

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 6:51pm
A Democratic National Committee employee died this weekend after he was shot in Northwest Washington.
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First on CNN: House Democrats bracket Ryan with cable ad buy

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 6:49pm
The House Democrats' campaign arm is taking direct aim at Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan, working to link him to GOP presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump ahead of the speaker's prime-time town hall with CNN's Jake Tapper on Tuesday.
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GOP moves to the right on Israel

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 6:46pm
A push to move the GOP to the right on Israel scored a preliminary victory Monday in Cleveland.
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