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Warren backers fund poll stoking Clinton doubts

A group of major liberal donors who want Elizabeth Warren to run for president have paid for a poll intended to show that Hillary Clinton does not excite the Democratic base and would be vulnerable in a 2016 general election.<p>The automated poll of nearly 900 registered voters, conducted last week by …

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Obama seeks broader audience through YouTube personalities

WASHINGTON (AP) — No cringe. No dazzle. No edge.<p>President Barack Obama picked three of the most popular YouTube content creators for an interview Thursday, hoping to reach an audience typically not tuned to the daily give and take of Washington and its politics.<p>After all, these were YouTube …

Michelle Obama

Court Reverses Rulings In Four States, Upholds Marriage Bans

A circuit court reversed federal rulings legalizing gay marriage in Michigan, Ohio, Tennessee and Kentucky on Thursday.<p>Judge Jeffrey S. Sutton, who wrote the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals' majority opinion, said the court does not have "a sweeping grant of authority" that allows it to determine …

Former GOP spokesman comes out, pushes for same-sex marriage

He is gay. He's a Republican. He wants to get married.<p>During his time as a spokesperson for the Republican Party and GOP candidates, James Richardson noted that "never once did I write that I am gay."<p>That changed with the publication of a column by Richardson in Thursday's Washington Post that …