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Bernie Sanders Requests A Recanvass Of Voting In Kentucky's Primary

Wed, 05/25/2016 - 4:03am

Sanders hopes to pick up one more delegate. Currently, results show Hillary Clinton beat Sanders by half of a percentage point. Renee Montagne talks to Sanders' supporter Sen. Jeff Merkley of Oregon.

Trump Gets Easy Win In Washington Primary; Clinton Wins Empty Vote

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 11:47pm

The Democratic results were somewhat surprising, as Sen. Bernie Sanders dominated the March caucuses that apportioned the state's presidential delegates.

Donald Trump Dredges Up Clinton Scandals Of The '90s

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 3:32pm

The scandals of the 1990s are back as likely GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump dubs likely Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton an enabler of her husband's extra marital affairs.

Why Sanders Requested A 'Recanvass' And Not A 'Recount' In Kentucky

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 3:13pm

Bottom line: It's cheaper. No actual votes will be tallied, and the difference in delegates might only be one or two even if all the votes were counted and Sanders won.

A Guide To The Many Conspiracy Theories Donald Trump Has Embraced

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 1:57pm

They run the gamut from the JFK assassination to Vince Foster's death to, of course, Barack Obama's birth certificate.

Fueled By Young Voters, Asian-Americans Increasingly Identify As Democrats

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 7:00am

In the last four years, there's been a 12-point increase in the percent of Asian-Americans who identify as Democrat, according to a new poll. What does that mean for the presidential election?

House Panel Hearings May Lead To Impeachment Of IRS Commissioner

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 4:05am

House Republicans make their case on Tuesday. They accuse John Koskinen of lying under oath to Congress, and under his watch, emails of a former IRS official that had been subpoenaed were destroyed.

Former Rival Contemplates Trump's Recipe For Success

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 4:05am

If there's one person who's spent some time thinking about how to beat Donald Trump — and wishing he'd played it differently — it's Rick Tyler, the former spokesperson for Ted Cruz's campaign.

Trump To Campaign In Final Primary States, Raising Cash Along The Way

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 4:05am

Donald Trump has said he doesn't need donors' money. But as he pivots to the general election, Trump is more focused on raising campaign cash — as well as polling and policy.

General Election Polls Show Tightening Race Between Trump, Clinton

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 3:28pm

Polling shows a tightening race between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton in head-to-head matchups. Bernie Sanders shows more strength against Trump in such polls, but there are important caveats.

As Primary Drags On, Sanders Supporters Grow More Opposed To Clinton

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 3:28pm

As Bernie Sanders fights on against Hillary Clinton, he has some goals short of the nomination in sight, while his supporters remain relatively reluctant to support Clinton.

GOP Convention Loses Corporate Sponsors Over Donald Trump

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 3:28pm

Donald Trump called the last GOP convention boring. Now he's causing conflict, as liberal groups urge companies not to donate because of him.

Why You Should Take A Deep Breath Before Reading The Latest Trump-Clinton Polls

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 11:40am

It's hyperventilate-over-polls season. Here's some perspective to calm you down.

Politics In The News: Sanders Presses On In Democratic Contests

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 4:01am

Tensions between Bernie Sanders' and Hillary Clinton's camps continue to simmer. David Greene talks to columnist and commentator Cokie Roberts and Jonah Goldberg, senior editor at the National Review.

Evolution Or Expediency? Clinton's Changing Positions Over A Long Career

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 3:32am

Clinton's positions on issues from trade to same-sex marriage have changed. Critics say it's often because of political expediency, while supporters insist she learns and adapts to new circumstances.

Beyond The Scandalous Selfies: Documenting The Downfall Of Anthony Weiner

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 4:00pm

A new documentary shows the rise and fall of former congressman with unimaginable access. Co-directors Josh Kriegman and Elyse Steinberg explain how they got the story.

Clinton And Trump Face Off On The Matter Of Gun Violence

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 4:00pm

Hillary Clinton took on Donald Trump over the issue of guns at an event hosted by the Trayvon Martin Foundation in Florida on Saturday night. Now, Trump is defending his position.

E.O. Wilson Goes To Washington

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 4:00pm

The Pulitzer Prize winner, who's known as the "father of biodiversity," is a scientific superstar. But now he's trying to convince Congress to set aside half the earth as wilderness.

Clinton Uses Florida Platform To Talk To Mothers Who've Lost Children To Gun Violence

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 7:00am

Gun control will likely be an important topic in the general election. On Saturday, Hillary Clinton spoke to mothers who have lost children to gun violence at an event in Florida.

Corporate Funds Pledged For Republican Convention Under Fire

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 5:02am

Some groups are putting pressure on corporations that have pledged money for the Republican convention saying it would help promote Donald Trump and compromise their policies against discrimination.

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