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Trump campaign hauls $80M in July

Thu, 08/04/2016 - 10:51am
Donald Trump's campaign posted $80 million in fundraising last month in conjunction with the Republican Party, mostly through small-dollar donations it solicited from supporters online and by mail.
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Pence's role: Trump's apologist-in-chief

Thu, 08/04/2016 - 10:40am
Mike Pence was chosen as Donald Trump's vice presidential nominee in part because of his ability to stay on message and maintain his relationships with fellow Republicans -- even under political pressure.
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Clinton sits back and watches as GOP drama intensifies

Thu, 08/04/2016 - 10:29am
Democrats expected to ride high after their national convention -- but they didn't imagine it would feel this good.
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Amid GOP distress, Trump gets on message — briefly

Thu, 08/04/2016 - 9:44am
For the first 11 minutes of his rally here on Wednesday, Donald Trump sounded like the candidate his campaign advisers and top Republican Party officials wish he would be more often.
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The GOP's Trump freak-out

Thu, 08/04/2016 - 9:41am
Republicans reacted with dismay Wednesday as Donald Trump's campaign descended into disarray.
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Johnson's pitch: 'How about a couple of skeptics?'

Thu, 08/04/2016 - 9:09am
Libertarian Party presidential nominee Gary Johnson on Thursday invited voters to consider his candidacy with the question, "How about a couple of skeptics?"
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Libertarian: Trump has 'a screw loose'

Thu, 08/04/2016 - 12:17am
Two former Republican governors turned Libertarians have emerged as an unlikely wild card In an unpredictable election year.
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CNN's second Libertarian town hall in 90 seconds

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 11:49pm
For the second time, CNN hosted Libertarian Presidential Nominee Gary Johnson and Vice Presidential Nominee William Weld in a live town hall.
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Former Ohio Rep. Steve LaTourette dies at age 62

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 11:11pm
Former Rep. Steve LaTourette died Wednesday of pancreatic cancer at the age of 62.
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Trump punts to Florida gov on Zika

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 10:46pm
Donald Trump campaigned in two Florida cities Wednesday without addressing growing public health concerns over an outbreak of locally borne Zika infections in the state.
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Fox News Poll: Clinton opens up 10-point lead over Trump

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 10:36pm
Hillary Clinton has widened her lead over Donald Trump to 10 points in the wake of the Democratic convention, according to a new national poll.
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Trump meets Gold Star families in wake of Khan controversy

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 10:01pm
Donald Trump said Wednesday during a campaign rally here that he met with the families of six service members who were killed in combat.
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GOP congressman says he can't support Trump: 'I'm an American before I'm a Republican'

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 7:40pm
Republican Rep. Adam Kinzinger said Wednesday that he doesn't see how he can endorse his party's nominee, Donald Trump, in the wake of the week's events.
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French president: Trump gives 'retching feeling'

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 7:27pm
French President François Hollande said Tuesday that Donald Trump's "excesses" give those watching a "retching feeling," adding his voice to the onslaught of criticism directed at the Republican candidate.
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First on CNN: Super PAC to begin $1M pro-Trump radio campaign

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 6:48pm
A new super PAC is beginning what is expected to be a $1 million radio buy on behalf of Donald Trump, a campaign that will be one of the largest advertising purchases for the Republican presidential nominee so far.
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US sent plane with $400 million in cash to Iran

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 6:44pm
US officials confirmed Wednesday that the Obama administration secretly arranged a plane delivery of $400 million in cash on the same day Iran released four American prisoners and formally implemented the nuclear deal.
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41 US military members have now contracted Zika

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 6:39pm
Thirty-three members of the US military have contracted the Zika virus overseas in countries where the virus has been identified, according to the Pentagon.
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Supreme Court temporarily blocks order on transgender bathroom use

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 6:38pm
A divided Supreme Court agreed Wednesday to temporarily block a lower court order that had cleared the way for a transgender male high school student to use the boys' bathroom in a Virginia public school this fall.
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Obama issues 214 commutations for drug offenders

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 6:23pm
President Barack Obama granted a history-making 214 commutations Wednesday, the highest number granted on a single day in more than a century.
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Trump aide: Clinton responsible for Khan's death, not Obama

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 5:45pm
A top surrogate for Donald Trump admitted Wednesday she was wrong to say that President Barack Obama was responsible for Capt. Humayun Khan's death.
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