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Hillary Clinton’s 10 Most Memorable Debate Moments of All Time
For the first time in seven years, Hillary Clinton will appear on a presidential primary debate stage to duke it out with her fellow Democratic hopefuls next Tuesday. Ahead of the showdown, which will take place in Las Vegas and feature Clinton squaring off against Bernie Sanders, Martin O’Malley,
Why Democrats Think the GOP Race Might Last Until June
Game it out for a second. Look at the calendar. This GOP race could go on for a long time, and Democrats profess to be thrilled about that prospect, about Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich continuing to bloody each other up, aided by Rick Santorum...
Candidates Homes Range From Modest to Many
Though they are all vying to live in the White House, the presidential contenders all have charming and sometimes lavish homes to tide them over. The current commander-in-chief also still has a Georgian revival mansion in Illinois -- just in case. From a Washington, D.C., townhouse to a tony
Blago Sentencing Judge Says Illinois Gov. Was No Pawn
A federal judge, dismissing arguments that former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich was a pawn of his advisors, told a packed sentencing hearing today that the disgraced governor was clearly a leader in shakedown schemes to sell Barack Obama’s vacated Senate seat. U.S. District Court Judge...
Ex-Gov. Blagojevich Should Get 20 Years, Prosecutors Say
If federal prosecutors get their way, convicted former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich’s famous jet black hair will turn gray behind prison walls. In court filings, they asked a federal judge to hand down a sentence of 15-20 years because of “Blagojevich’s extensive corruption of high...
Donald Trump Interview: Transcript Part One
Stephanopoulos: Mr. Trump, thanks for doing this. Trump: Thank you. Stephanopoulos:I am the first to admit that this has gone on far longer than are expected. You have done far better leading in several national polls, second in our poll...
Blago Says, Like Winston Churchill, He Can Mount Dramatic Comeback
Former Illinois Gov. Rod R. Blagojevich recognizes that daunting challenges await as prosecutors prepare to mount a new effort to convict him on corruption charges, but he told ABC News Friday he sees a triumphant political comeback in his future that will be no less dramatic than the one pulled
Blagojevich On Trial: 'Give Us The F***ing Money'
Secret Tapes Played As Blago Fights Corruption Charges, Ex-Governor Wants To Call Rahm Emanuel As Witness
Blago’s Un-Redacted Motion to Compel President Obama to Testify
Disgraced Democratic former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich filed a legal motion Thursday asking for the force President Obama to testify at the former governor’s corruption trial and as befitting so much of the world of Blago, the legal papers had a glitch -- though parts were redacted, the simple
The Showdown: Bluff-Calling, Backsliding on Road to Bipartisanship
The new day didn’t dawn. The next big legislative item will end with some of the recognizable bluff-calling, just like that, with Washington either moving with unusual alacrity or its usual sluggishness, depending on your perspective.