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Election Day Is a Turning Point for Supreme Court

Consider three scenarios, depending on who holds the White House and Senate.<p>Lots of people who don’t otherwise care for Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton say they’re going to vote Tuesday based on which presidential candidate will be best for the U.S. Supreme Court. With the hours ticking away, it’s …

Republicans Rode Waves of Populism Until They Crashed the Party

Donald Trump seized on GOP’s failure to change enough to accommodate four decades of newcomers; a post-election split?<p>When Donald Trumprode down an escalator at Trump Tower to launch his presidential campaign in June 2015, he began galvanizing a populist version of the Republican Party.<p>But he …

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Paul Ryan Says He Voted For Trump, Citing ‘Need to Support Our Entire Republican Ticket’

House speaker says his 'primary responsibility' is ensuring continued GOP majorities<p>House Speaker Paul Ryan voted early in his home state of Wisconsin for Donald Trump, he said on Tuesday, declaring the need to “support our entire ticket” while maintaining his primary role in the campaign would be …

Paul Ryan

Throwing a Party on Election Night? Good Luck With That

Polarized campaign has nervous hosts devising strategies to keep things civil<p>So divisive is this year’s presidential race that Peggy Gilbert won’t bake the elephant- and donkey-shaped cookies she usually serves at her family’s election-night watch party. She’s reinforcing the mock ballot box with …

Elections

Are Some Voters Too Shy to Tell Pollsters They Back Trump?

In an interview with a British news station in August, Donald Trump’s campaign manager Kellyanne Conway suggested that support for the Republican nominee outstripped his showing in the polls because some well-heeled voters were embarrassed to tell pollsters on the phone that they backed him. “It’s …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump Says He Can Challenge Hillary Clinton in New States

Republican will visit states from Florida to Minnesota this weekend<p>TAMPA, Fla.—Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump began the last furious dash of his 2016 presidential campaign by arguing he will challenge Democratic rival Hillary Clinton in new states and attacking her surrogates in two …

Hillary Clinton

Mike Pence Confident About GOP Winning Hispanic Votes

Vice-presidential candidate Mike Pence expressed confidence Sunday that Hispanics will back his campaign with the GOP nominee Donald Trump, despite most polling and early voting data suggesting otherwise. “The truth is, Hispanic Americans have the same concerns” as all Americans, Mr. Pence said on …

Mike Pence

GOP’s Reince Priebus: Michigan Is ‘An Absolute Toss-up’

Hillary Clinton's lead in Michigan has narrowed, according to recent polls<p>Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus said Sunday that Michigan is “an absolute toss-up” as both presidential campaigns plan to hold last-minute events in the state. “When you look at a place like Michigan, …

Hillary Clinton's poll vault is here

Hillary Clinton is now enjoying the same bounce that Donald Trump saw, surpassing her rival in several new polls that have come out since the Democratic convention last week.<p>A CNN poll released on Monday afternoon showed a seven-point bump for Clinton, who has accepted the Democratic nomination for …

Donald Trump Vows Deportations After Easing Tone in Meeting With Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto

Republican candidate says they didn’t talk about who would pay for proposed border wall; Mr. Peña Nieto said it won’t be Mexico<p>PHOENIX—Hours after seeming to ease his immigration and trade policy while standing with Mexico’s president, Donald Trump reiterated the tough stance that powered his …

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The Many Paradoxes of the Front-Runner, Hillary Clinton

Democrat holds many advantages but also obstacles as the presidential campaign kicks into the final gear<p>Here’s one way to look at Hillary Clinton: She’s the most highly qualified presidential candidate in years, versed in domestic as well as foreign policy, a centrist who can claim the ability to …

Hillary Clinton

Donald Trump Edges Ahead of Hillary Clinton in CNN Poll

A new CNN/ORC national poll shows Republican Donald Trump leading Democrat Hillary Clinton by a narrow two points, the first time the businessman has had the top spot in this poll in several months. Mr. Trump was ahead with 45% to Mrs. Clinton’s 43% in a four-way race among likely voters, with …

Donald Trump

Mike Pence to Brief House Republicans on Campaign Plans

GOP vice-presidential nominee Mike Pence will meet privately with House Republicans next week, House Speaker (R., Wis.) said Tuesday. Mr. Pence, the governor of Indiana, will huddle with House Republicans at their regular closed-door meeting on the morning of Tuesday, Sept. 13, Mr. Ryan’s political …

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Just two months before the free world elects its next leader – if you believe America leads the free world, that is – the world’s liberal media seem united on two things. The first is that Donald Trump is a monster. The second is that he will lose the US presidential election on November 8.<p>The …

Young Leave voters abused online in days after European Union referendum vote

By Michael Baggs <i>Newsbeat reporter</i><p><b>Young Leave voters in the EU referendum have spoken about the abuse they've received online since last week's Brexit vote.</b><p>Around 52% of voters in the UK voted to leave the EU, but many have been criticised online by Remain voters.<p>Young Leave voters have told …

Hillary Clinton gave inequality speech in a $12,000 Armani jacket

Hillary Clinton’s New York primary victory speech in April focused on topics including income inequality, job creation and helping people secure …

Government

Paul Ryan rips Donald Trump remarks as 'textbook definition of a racist comment'

<b>(CNN) —</b> House Speaker Paul Ryan ripped Donald Trump's recent remarks saying a judge presiding over a lawsuit involving his business was biased because of his Mexican heritage as "the textbook definition of a racist comment."<p>As he stood surrounded by community activists and top House GOP members, …

US House Speaker Paul Ryan finally announces his support for Donald Trump

US House Speaker Paul Ryan has finally caved in to Republican party demands and formally endorsed the presumptive Republican nominee, Donald Trump. …

Donald Trump to visit UK on EU referendum result day to open Trump Turnberry golf course in Scotland

Donald Trump to visit UK on day of EU Referendum result<p>Donald Trump has confirmed he will visit the UK to officially open his Turnberry resort in …

Donald Trump Challenges Sadiq Khan To IQ Test During Good Morning Britain Interview With Piers Morgan

'I'm not stupid.'<p>Donald Trump has been forced to clarify that he is "not stupid" and challenged Sadiq Khan to an IQ test during an interview with …

Donald Trump

How Piers Morgan Sold Donald Trump to the U.K.

Trump told Morgan that, if elected president, he won’t have a good relationship with the British PM, and denies lusting after Princess Diana.<p>As two …

Trump changes tune on UK's Cameron: now sees 'a good relationship' | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Donald Trump appeared to change tack on Tuesday about his future ties with British Prime Minister David Cameron, saying he expects them to have “a good relationship” if he becomes the U.S. president, after predicting the opposite in an interview aired just the day before in …

Poll: Clinton leads Trump by 2 points nationwide

Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonAlex Jones compares Maxine Waters to a ‘mad dog’ Senate panel invites Comey, former officials to briefing …

Judge Hands Victory to Republicans on Obamacare Challenge

A U.S. judge on Thursday handed a victory to congressional Republicans who challenged the implementation of a provision of President Barack Obama’s …

US election: Trump and Ryan 'totally committed' to party unity

<b>Donald Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan have said they are "totally committed" to party unity in a statement following their meeting.</b><p>The two are trying to find common ground after Mr Ryan said he could not endorse the presumptive Republican nominee.<p>He has said the businessman lacked conservative …

Reince Priebus Pledges 'No Shenanigans' at Republican Party Convention

The tumultuous primary has left some Republicans concerned their party's nominee will be hobbled going into the general election, but the head of the …

Government

Hillary Clinton Admitting She is AGAINST Gay Marriage and FOR Iraq War