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Hillary Clinton Looks to Sweep Bernie Sanders in 5 Primaries
Clinton and Sanders are competing especially hard in delegate-rich Pennsylvania.
Foundation Donors Who Met, Talked With Clinton
Hillary Clinton met or talked by phone with at least 154 people from private interests, such as corporations, during her time as secretary of the state
California Court Decision Keeps Teacher Tenure Protections
In a victory for teacher unions, the California Supreme Court decided Monday to let the state's teacher tenure law stand
The Latest: Teacher Union Hopes Tenure Decision Ends Debate
The American Federation of Teachers says it hopes the California Supreme Court's decision upholding the state's teacher tenure law closes the book on the flawed argument linking educators' workplace protections with student disadvantage
American Federation of Teachers Endorses Hillary Clinton For President
Hillary Clinton has scored the first national labor endorsement of the election cycle. The American Federation of Teachers (AFT) today chose to back Clinton in the Democratic primary for president. "In vision, in experience and in leadership, Hillary Clinton is the champion working families need in
Party Wars - What Are They Good For? (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES GOP SEIZES ON DEMOCRATS’ ‘WAR ON WOMEN’: Turnabout is fair play according to Republicans who are now turning the “war on women” back on Democrats. With the help of a few local Democratic politicians with sordid pasts (Anthony Weiner...
Hillary Clinton Super PAC Pulls Donors from Obamaland
Hillary Clinton’s super PAC is up and running with millions in the bank. Some of it comes from President Obama’s biggest financial backers in 2012. The group Ready for Hillary, created by supporters of the former secretary of state, raised $1.25 million in its first...
Asiana Flight 214 Investigation Update
National Transportation Safety Board head details the latest news about Saturday's deadly crash.
Obama Versus's Rahm on Education
A look at the Obama administration on education and the policies at the heart of the Chicago strike