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Hillary Clinton Picks Tim Kaine: Reactions to her Running Mate Choice
Presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton announced Senator Tim Kaine as her vice presidential pick, a senator from Virginia, as well as a former Virginia governor and chair of the Democratic National Committee. After texting supporters, Clinton posted this tweet: I'm thrilled to announce my
Democrats Announce More Than 60 Speakers for Convention
More than 60 current and past office holders from across the country were announced Thursday as speakers at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia next week
Mourners Pay Respects to Black Minnesota Man Shot by Officer
Faith leaders and musicians have delivered messages of hope at a funeral for a black Minnesota man who was fatally shot by a police officer during a traffic stop
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton Says Race Played a Role in Philando Castile's Death
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton expressed his outrage over the police shooting death of Philando Castile during a press conference Wednesday afternoon, calling the shooting "absolutely appalling on all levels" and a "terrible tragedy." Castile was pulled over Wednesday night in Falcon Heights, near St.
Where VP Vetting Stands as Field Widens
The veepstakes for the 2016 presidential campaign is ramping up as at least two people have now been confirmed as candidates who’re being vetted. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is being considered as a possible running mate for Donald Trump and Sen. Elizabeth Warren is being vetted as one of the
These Senate Democrats Seen as Possible Supreme Court Nominee
Several Senate Democrats could be among the candidates on President Obama's shortlist for a Supreme Court nominee to replace the late Justice Antonin Scalia , court watchers say. While Senate Republicans want Obama's successor to fill Scalia's seat, some pundits have speculated that GOP senators
Hillary Clinton Campaign Leans Heavily on Feminism to Make Case Against Bernie Sanders
In the closing days before Tuesday’s New Hampshire primary, Hillary Clinton has been leaning heavily on feminism to make a case against her opponent Bernie Sanders . On Sunday, Bill Clinton unleashed a tirade aimed at people who he alleges are Sanders supporters who he said are making “vicious” and
Elizabeth Warren Only Female Democratic Senator Missing From Hillary Clinton Endorsement Event
One by one tonight, 13 female Democratic senators took the stage inside the packed ballroom at the Hyatt Regency in Washington, DC to raise money and announce their support for Hillary Clinton . But it was the person missing from the group who stood out most. Elizabeth Warren , the progressive
The Note: Debate Over Debates Riles GOP
NOTABLES --GOP CHAIR AFFIRMS CAMPAIGNS SHOULD BE 'MORE INVOLVED' WITH DEBATES: Republican Party Chair Reince Priebus says he agrees that presidential campaigns should take a greater role in determining the format of primary debates, ABC's RYAN STRUYK reports. "I do agree with them they should be
Sen . Amy Klobuchar to Young Women Going into Politics: 'It's Worth It'
The Minnesota senator discusses her greatest influences and challenges throughout her life in and out of public service.