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Texas Rep. Castro, Mulling Senate Run, Slams Ted Cruz
Rep. Joaquin Castro of Texas criticized Sen. Ted Cruz in an interview Thursday, possibly testing a couple of modes of attack that he could use against the polarizing senator in a contest for Cruz's seat in 2018. “Many Texans have been extremely disappointed in Ted, in his leadership,” Castro told
Julian and Joaquin Castro Weigh In on Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump
In an interview with ABC News' David Muir , U.S. secretary of Housing and Urban Development Julian Castro said Hillary Clinton just needs to "be herself" when she takes to the stage this evening to address the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia and formally accept the party's nomination
What Hillary Clinton Is Looking for as VP Pick Nears
Now that Donald Trump has chosen his running mate, the Clinton campaign’s search for a vice president is kicking into high gear a week from their convention in Philadelphia. Hillary Clinton will likely make her announcement a day or two after the Republican convention, which ends Thursday night,
Rep. Joaquin Castro Says Clinton Has Learned From Email 'Mistake,' Urges Politicians to 'Move On'
Texas Congressman and Clinton supporter Joaquin Castro said Sunday it was time to ‘move on’ from the controversy surrounding presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton 's use of private email servers while she was secretary of state. “There’s no perfect politician,” Castro said on ABC’s “This
Veepstakes 2016: A Look at the Potential Vice Presidential Picks for Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton
ABC News is tracking all the developments in this year's "veepstakes" -- the selection of running mates by presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump and presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton . The list below represents potential vice presidential picks for both candidates. It is not
Rising Star Julian Castro Being Vetted for Clinton Vice Presidential Pick
Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro is being vetted as a potential running mate for presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton , according to a Democratic source familiar with the process. Castro, 41, would be the first Hispanic candidate on a presidential ticket.
Influential Business Group Endorses NM Gov. Susana Martinez as Running Mate for GOP Ticket
While the Republican presidential nominee has yet to be decided, the influential U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce has officially endorsed New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez as the Republican running mate. “As New Mexico’s first female governor and the first Hispanic female elected governor in the
How Hillary Clinton Got Her Groove Back
When Hillary Clinton walked off the debate stage on Tuesday night in Las Vegas, she knew she did well -- she just didn’t know how well. Then one of her aides tossed her a phone. Booming from the speaker were loud cheers coming from her campaign headquarters in Brooklyn. It was at that moment,
The Note: The Clock Is Ticking for Joe Biden
By MICHAEL FALCONE NOTABLES --WHAT BIDEN'S INNER CIRCLE IS SAYING: ABC News has obtained a letter written by one of Joe Biden's top aides and sent to Biden's former staff, saying the vice president is still weighing whether he should enter the 2016 race and detailing what some of the main messages
Hillary Clinton Opens Door for Julian Castro VP Pick
Hillary Clinton opened the door today for Julian Castro to be a possible pick for vice president if she wins the Democratic nomination, saying she is "going to really look hard at him for anything, because that's how good he is." During a Q&A in San Antonio, Texas, with the president of the U.S.