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Trump Surrogates Push Narrative that Clinton Started 'Birtherism'
Donald Trump's surrogates and leading supporters on Sunday were pushing a narrative that the Republican candidate started two days earlier when he declared that Hillary Clinton's 2008 campaign "started the birther controversy," meaning the false notion that President Obama was born outside the
Fact-Checking Trump's Claim Clinton Started 'Birther' Movement
Since Donald Trump conceded President Obama was born in the United States earlier today, he and his team have gone on the offensive trying to link the start of the "birther" movement with Hillary Clinton and her 2008 campaign, a claim fact-checking websites have debunked as false. “Hillary Clinton
The Note:INSIDE HILLARY CLINTON’S INBOX
The Note: INSIDE HILLARY CLINTON’S INBOX By SHUSHANNAH WALSHE NOTABLES --WHAT DO THE E MAILS SAY? In by far the largest collection yet, the State Department released more than 4,000 emails, (some 7,000+ pages) held on Hillary Clinton 's private email server, 125 of them now deemed classified,
Political Gurus Weigh In on How History Will Judge Hillary Clinton
When Hillary Clinton took the job as secretary of state five years ago, one of her senior 2008 campaign advisers recommended that it could one day lead her to the White House, veteran journalist Bob Woodward says. “One of her key aides, Mark Penn,...
Hillary Clinton Close to Paying Off 2008 Campaign Debt
Hillary Clinton, who has steadily chipped away at the more than $25 million in debt her campaign amassed during her run for president, owes only $100,000, according to Federal Election Commission disclosures for the second quarter of 2012. Running for president is expensive, and although...
Can Mitt Romney Turn Obama's Blue States, Red? (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) and AMY WALTER (@amyewalter) NOTABLES: STATE OF THE STATES: Mitt Romney’s bus tour took him through a series of states that President Obama won four years ago. He’s got to move at least a few over to the Republican column this...
'This Week' Transcript: GOP Presidential Candidate Herman Cain
(BEGIN VIDEO CLIP) AMANPOUR (voice-over): This week, he's surging in the polls, and now he's challenging the front-runners. CAIN: Send Washington a message: They're ready for a problem-solver, not another politician. AMANPOUR: Our headliner, Herman Cain. And will he or won't he? (UNKNOWN): We can't
Coming Up on 'This Week': Presidential Candidate Herman Cain
Fresh off his Florida straw poll win and well-received debate performances, businessman Herman Cain has risen to third place in the Republican presidential race behind front-runners Mitt Romney and Rick Perry in the latest national polling. This Sunday, Cain speaks to "This Week" anchor Christiane
The Note: Surrogate-in-Chief Hits The Trail
By MICHAEL FALCONE and AMY WALTER SURROGATE-IN-CHIEF. President Obama takes to the campaign trail once again on Thursday, making stops in Maryland to campaign for Gov. Martin O’Malley followed by a trip to Chicago to lend his support to Senate...
EXCLUSIVE: Bob Woodward to Diane Sawyer: 'This Is Obama's War'
Author Says President Obama Is Afghanistan 'Strategist-in-Chief'; 'Going Along Is not Conviction'