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Emails Show Clinton's Response to LGBT Backlash
Hillary Clinton's aides fretted over how to respond to backlash from the gay community after Clinton praised former first lady Nancy Reagan for starting a "national conversation" about AIDS in the 1980s
Emails Show Clinton Treading Lightly With Wall Street Talks
Speech transcripts that are part of hacked emails released by WikiLeaks show Hillary Clinton taking a soft-handed approach to Wall Street
Speech Transcripts Show Clinton Avoided Blaming Wall Street
Transcripts disclosed by WikiLeaks show Hillary Clinton generally avoided direct criticism of Wall Street as she examined the causes and responses to the financial meltdown during a series of paid speeches to Goldman Sachs
Where We Stand on Stalled Supreme Court Nominee Merrick Garland
President Obama nominated federal judge Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court this spring after Justice Antonin Scalia 's unexpected death. "This is the greatest honor of my life,” Garland said alongside Obama during his nomination announcement. “For me, there could be no higher public service than
Donald Trump's Momentum Not Slowed by Controversies, Says Hugh Hewitt
The momentum of Donald Trump 's presidential campaign has not been slowed by recent controversies stemming from comments the real estate mogul made about Sen. John McCain and Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly , according to conservative radio host Hugh Hewitt. Hewitt, who joins the “This Week” roundtable
Love (And Obama) Are In The Air
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES PRESIDENTIAL ROAD TRIP: Both President Obama and Vice President Joe Biden will address the House Democratic retreat this morning in Cambridge, Md. Later, President Obama hops on Air Force One to travel to Fresno, Calif. According to ABC’s CHRIS ...
The Least Romantic Valentines Anywhere Come From DC
Struggling to find a valentine in Hallmark’s 1,400-card collection? The romantics over at the Republican National Committee have you covered. The RNC recently released a series of eight Valentine’s Day cards taking aim at prominent Democrats. “If you like this Valentine, you can keep...
The Note's Must-Reads for Monday, February 10, 2014
The Note’s Must-Reads are a round-up of today’s political headlines and stories from ABC News and the top U.S. newspapers. Posted Monday through Friday right here at www.abcnews.com Compiled by ABC News’ Jayce Henderson, Will Cantine and Janine Elliot FOREIGN AFFAIRS Bloomberg’s Sanat Vallikappen
'Twas The Week Before Christmas' Health Care Headache
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES EXCLUSIVE — MORE SECURITY RISKS SEEN AT HEALTHCARE.GOV: Nearly three months after its launch and as millions of Americans log on to shop for health plans, HealthCare.gov still has serious security vulnerabilities, according to documents and testimony
Does Harry Reid Genuinely Like Rand Paul?
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., can be a thorn in the side of Democrats at times, but his persistence and desire to get something done in Congress has gained some praise from the Senate’s top Democrat: Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid. “I met in the last...