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Five poll numbers that should make Democrats uneasy

<b>(CNN) —</b> There's plenty of good news for Democrats and bad news for Donald Trump in an avalanche of new polling released this week.<p>The President's approval rating has fallen 6 percentage points to the lowest at the six-month mark of any president since the dawn of modern public opinion polling, …

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Trump Asserts 'Complete Power to Pardon' in Saturday Tweetstorm

The president also angrily lashed out at the media and his critics.<p>President Trump lashed out at the media in a Saturday morning tweetstorm, insisting his authority to issue pardons is “complete” and expressing frustration over stories that revealed Attorney General Jeff Sessions may have lied …

Politics

Hillary Clinton Has Last Laugh at Trump's Pardon Jokes

Donald Trump's administration has been flirting with the idea of pardoning its way out of the Russia scandal for months, but on Saturday morning, you …

U.S. Politics

President Trump Wants Investigators to Look Into Hillary Clinton and James Comey’s Ties To Russia

President Donald Trump is pushing for investigations into Hillary Clinton and James Comey. Veuer's Maria Mercedes Galuppo (@mariamgaluppo) has more. Buzz60

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Donald Trump Returns to Familiar Rhetoric By Slamming Hillary Clinton in Attempt to Distract From Russia Probe

The president has wheeled out tweets about Clinton as news of his son's meeting with a Russian lawyer continues.

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Dem rep: Kushner ‘lied’, should be investigated

Rep. Ted Lieu (D-Calif.) on Saturday accused President Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner of blatantly lying on key national …

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A glossary of Trump’s rhetorical shorthand

President Trump is the rock tumbler of political rhetoric. Give him an argument to use against his political opponents and it gets thrown into his collection, dragged out and repurposed over and over until all of the nuance is worn down and all that remains is its indestructible core. Then that …

Fake News

Hillary Clinton is America's Biggest—And Most Important—Loser

No other woman in American politics has ever risen so far.

Elections

Trump suggests AG, special counsel should investigate Clinton’s Russia scandals, Comey leak

In the wake of a new report by the Washington Post claiming to reveal Attorney General Jeff Sessions communicated with a top Russian official during the 2016 campaign, President Donald Trump suggested the attorney general and Special Counsel Robert Mueller should investigate several alleged …

U.S. Politics

Obama intel chief wonders if Trump is trying to make 'Russia great again'

Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper blasted President Trump’s relationship with Russia on Friday, saying he wonders if Trump is …

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Trump’s Attack on Russia Inquiry Is From Familiar Playbook: The Clintons’

WASHINGTON — More than eight months after his election, President Trump still attacks Hillary Clinton, disparaging her campaign and accusing her of illegality. In his latest Twitter barrage on Saturday, he suggested again that the Justice Department should investigate “Crooked Hillary Clinton.”<p>But …

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Trump can usually make it about a third of the way through an interview without mentioning Hillary Clinton

President Trump was 20 words into his recent interview with the New York Times when he raised a topic that he seemingly can’t resist: Hillary Clinton.<p>“Hi fellas, how you doing?” he said to the three Times reporters, two of whom were fellas. Then, asked about his meeting on health care with …

Elections

Breaking: FBI Just Gave Even More Bad News To Hillary

Advertisement - story continues below<p>About 7,000 new documents from Anthony Weiner’s personal computer have been turned over to the State Department …

Democrats

Timeline: Donald Trump Jr.’s contradictory statements about the Russia meeting

The president’s son, son-in-law and former campaign manager are expected to testify July 26 before the Senate Judiciary Committee about foreign influence on the U.S. election — in particular, about their meeting with a Russian attorney with ties to the Kremlin who they believed would provide dirt …

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Conway: We didn’t need Russia to find damaging info on Clinton

Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway said on Friday that the Trump campaign didn't need Russia's help to obtain dirt on Hillary ClintonHillary …

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NBC Anchor Andrea Mitchell Can't Think of Single Time She Showed Bias — People Aren't Buying It

<i>Medill DC/Flickr</i><p>In an interview with Women's Wear Daily, <b></b>Andrea Mitchell, NBC's chief foreign affairs correspondent, said that while she is sure bias …

Democrats

Why Trump and the conservative media are still obsessed with Hillary Clinton

There is a specter haunting the United States, or at least the Republican Party and its friendly news outlets. You may think it’s just a former government official who holds no office and won’t be running for anything again, but they know the truth. America needs to get worried and, more important, …

Elections

Trump has mentioned Hillary Clinton in 17 of his 19 interviews as president

10:55 a.m. ET<p>It would appear it's too late for Justin Bieber to say sorry to China. Beijing's Culture Bureau on Thursday posted an announcement to …

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Putin says he might be Russia's president for life

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Friday that he might decide to stay in office for life.<p>"I have not yet decided yet whether I will leave the …

Russia

Anything They Can Do, Trump Can Do Better

No matter what the subject, the president finds someone to compare himself to. And in every comparison, he comes out the winner.<p>The transcript of Donald Trump’s interview yesterday with the <i>New York Times</i> runs over 7,000 words. But you can boil down its essence to two words: I’m better. No matter …

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How Democrats Won the Healthcare War

The Friday Cover<p>The Friday Cover is POLITICO Magazine's email of the week's best, delivered to your inbox every Friday morning.<p>And how they could lose the next one.<p>“The mover on health care loses,” Democratic operative James Carville said in January. “To do something is to lose.” That cold-hearted …

Health Care

Trump's 'election integrity' chief won't say if Hillary Clinton won the popular vote

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> On Wednesday, MSNBC's Katy Tur asked Kris Kobach a very simple question: Did Hillary Clinton win the popular vote by 3 to 5 million votes because of voter fraud?<p>"We will probably never know the answer to that question," said Kobach, who, not for nothing, is running President …

Elections

Warren: Trump gets 'F' on draining the swamp

Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) grades President Donald Trump's first six months in office.

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The Democratic Party’s Billion-Dollar Mistake

The Democratic Party is at risk of repeating the billion-dollar blunder that helped create its devastating losses of 2016. With its obsessive focus on wooing voters who supported Donald Trump, it is neglecting the cornerstone of its coalition and failing to take the steps necessary to win back the …

Elections

Why Trump's Attack on Sessions Is a Big Deal

First Read: “The reason why so many were aghast at Bill Clinton’s meeting with Lynch was because it appeared that a person of influence (a former …

Politics

Were Trump. Jr., Manafort, and Kushner hoping to get Clinton's emails from Putin?

James West/Mother Jones<p>When Donald Trump Jr., Jared Kushner, and Paul Manafort were told in early June 2016 that the Putin regime had dirt on Hillary …

U.S. Politics

T.J. Miller calls out Silicon Valley cast for not donating to Hillary Clinton

T.J. Miller has been outspoken about his feelings on the <i>Silicon Valley</i> team since leaving the HBO comedy at the conclusion of its recent fourth season, and in a new interview with HuffPost, the actor criticized his former castmates for not donating to the Hillary Clinton presidential …

Silicon Valley

Huffington Post Writer Squirms When Confronted on Clinton Collusion

On July 18, 2017 RT invited me to debate a number of issues related to the liberal media and Deep State’s ongoing campaign to usurp President Trump …

Democrats

Bill Clinton’s former mistress Monica Lewinsky praises Jay-Z for being honest about cheating in new album 4:44

Jay-Z has found an unexpected fan in Monica Lewinsky, who has praised the rapper for coming clean about cheating.<p>Louis Tomlinson breaks some sort of …

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Trump sent over 1,000 tweets in first six months as president

President Trump has tweeted more than 1,000 times since taking office six months ago, and more than 9,000 times since launching his campaign in …

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