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It's on! Rick Santorum zings Hillary Clinton at the Iowa State Fair

At the Iowa State Fair, Hillary Clinton proved she’s “one of us” by getting a pork chop on a stick and even possibly taking a bite or two.<p>Among those …

"I’ve been fighting for families and underdogs my entire life and I’m not going to stop now."—Hillary in Iowa http://t.co/PtIwh4ef0o

On the road with Hillary Clinton as she surprisingly connects with voters

KEENE, N.H. — You've heard that the FBI is investigating Hillary Rodham Clinton's handling of classified information on her personal email server as …

Des Moines Register Political Soapbox

Had the pleasure of announcing my VA reform plan w/ members of our vets team today in SC. Proud to have them on board http://t.co/G4fB3mNs6q

News - Mike Huckabee

Trump Derangement Syndrome has become such a pervasive malady that it may be time to add it to the DSN (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental …

ABC News: “Highly Likely” There’s A Backup Server With Hillary Clinton's Emails

Report: Authorities are finding more classified info in Hillary Clinton's emails ...

The State Department is sifting through more than 30,000 emails Clinton handed over earlier this year.<p>Over the weekend, Clinton reiterated that she "never sent classified material on my email, and I never received any that was marked classified."<p>The Washington Times on Sunday reported that among …

Government

Monday's Morning Email: White House Warns China to Stop Sending Agents to U.S.

TOP STORIES<p>To get The Morning Email, HuffPost's daily roundup of the news, in your inbox, sign up here.<p>OBAMA ADMINISTRATION TO CHINA: STOP SENDING COVERT AGENTS TO U.S. "The Obama administration has delivered a warning to Beijing about the presence of Chinese government agents operating secretly in …

United States

Who Withdrew From Iraq? Was It Bush or Obama and Clinton?

Jeb Bush has claimed that President Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton were responsible for withdrawal from Iraq. But is that true? A look at the evidence, including George W. Bush's own words and White House website, shows who was really responsible for America's departure, contributing to the rise …

Government

Trump and the Testing Opt-Outs: Listen Carefully Republicans and Democrats

There's much chortling and winking on the Left these days. "How about Trump?", "Yo, the Donald", "Can you believe he's ahead?" etc. And indeed the Republicans have a problem. Trump is the face of the problem, but the deeper issue is a Republican primary electorate that is way hostile to politics as …

Middle-class
Government

The global economy is losing its last shock absorber

Last week's surprise devaluation of the Chinese currency, the yuan, has brought the world's second-biggest economy into focus, and it's not a pretty picture.<p>Growth is slowing, inflation is very low, the country's demographics mean its workforce will soon stop growing. It has also failed to put a …

Economy

Hillary Clinton Hits Back on Email and Benghazi

CLEAR LAKE, Iowa — In a heated and defiant appearance, Hillary Clinton said she is the victim of a political witch hunt and vowed to fight it.<p>She …

Government

Bob Woodward Says Clinton Emails Remind Him Of The Nixon Tapes

Bob Woodward, the Washington Post reporter who famously helped break the news of the Watergate scandal, said Hillary Clinton's private email server reminds him of Richard Nixon's secretly recorded Oval Office conversations.<p>Appearing on MSNBC's "Morning Joe" Monday, Woodward compared the controversy …

Government

Ex-officials prosecuted for mishandling gov’t info see ‘double standard’ in Clinton case

Ex-officials who were prosecuted and had their lives upended for allegedly mishandling sensitive records are accusing the Obama administration of a "double-standard" in its approach to the Hillary Clinton email scandal.<p>This administration has charged more people under the Espionage Act, a World War …

Obama Administration

POLL: The Republican presidential race is turning upside down

Unsurprisingly, real-estate tycoon Donald Trump continues to lead the Republican side, with 25% support among registered voters.<p>But other unorthodox candidates are also rising to the top, possibly because of their strong performances in the first Republican primary debate on August 6.<p>Ben Carson, a …

Republicans

Bernie Sanders just berated a reporter for asking about his hair

In an interview with The New York Times published Monday, reporter Ana Marie Cox asked the Democratic presidential candidate — whose hair is occasionally unkempt and stands on end — why rival Hillary Clinton's hair gets more attention than his own.<p>"O.K., Ana, I don't mean to be rude here. I am …

Bernie Sanders
Immigration

Here's Audio And Video Of Carly Fiorina's Forceful Praise Of Hillary Clinton In 2008

Fiorina on Clinton in 2008: "She was a great candidate. She has helped millions of women all over this country. Women of any political party owe a debt of gratitude to Hillary Clinton and I will bet that every woman up here agrees with me."<p>Throughout much of her presidential campaign, Carly Fiorina …

Democratic National Convention

Presidents Who Exceeded Their Historical Reputations

Two former presidents have recently been in the news for unfavorable reasons. Recent DNA testing showed that Republican Warren Harding, already believed to have had an extra-marital affair with at least one mistress, likely had a love child with another, perhaps confirming the second one's tell-all …

Vietnam War

Ted Cruz: My Rivals "Take A Stick To Donald Trump," But "I Like" Him

"I don't think the people are interested in the battle of personalities and the soap opera."<p>Ted Cruz continued defending Donald Trump last week, saying that, unlike other Republicans, he refuses to "take a stick" to the real estate tycoon.<p>"Every press interview, question one, two, three, and four …

Government