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Diminished Enthusiasm Dogs Trump; Clinton Gains in Affirmative Support (POLL)
Diminished enthusiasm and a high level of negative support are undermining Donald Trump’s candidacy in the closing stretch of the 2016 campaign, the ABC News election tracking poll finds –- while Hillary Clinton has improved on both these measures. Fifty-six percent of Clinton's backers in the
The Impact of Debates? It's Debatable
With the Hillary Clinton-Donald Trump debates upon us, the quadrennial question comes begging: Do these showdowns matter? The chances for impact seem ripe this year. The two most unpopular major-party candidates in the history of ABC News/Washington Post polls are facing off. Donald Trump's
The Note: Counting Down to Debate Day
NOTABLES --TRUMP SAYS CLINTON SHARES RESPONSIBILITY FOR CHARLOTTE UNREST: Addressing supporters in suburban Philadelphia last night, Donald Trump laid blame for this week's unrest in Charlotte on Democratic rival Hillary Clinton. "Those peddling the narrative of cops as a racist force in our
Michael Dukakis Gives Debate Advice to Hillary Clinton
Former Massachusetts governor and 1988 presidential candidate Michael Dukakis knows a little something about unpredictable election cycles and over-preparing for debates. He spoke to ABC’s Jonathan Karl and Rick Klein this week on the “Powerhouse Politics” podcast and the topic of Hillary Clinton
FiveThirtyEight Elections: Backfire - How to Destroy a Presidential Candidate
FiveThirtyEight examines the 1988 presidential race, and seeks to answer if one moment can change the outcome of a campaign.
Has Donald Trump Finally Gone Too Far?
ABC News' Jon Karl breaks down what Trump needs to do to win the general election.
Cokie Roberts on the Significance of the 2016 Democratic National Convention
ABC News' Jonathan Karl interviews Cokie Roberts ahead of Hillary Clinton's speech at the Democratic National Convention.
Democratic National Conventions: Past and Present
ABC News' Brad Mielke and Ann Compton tell us what to expect on the final night of the DNC and look back at past conventions.
Pres. Bill Clinton Inspires at Past Democratic National Conventions
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George Stephanopoulos: What You Need to Know About DNC Day 2
ABC News’ George Stephanopoulos breaks down the top stories unfolding on the second day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Bill Clinton ’s Big Night Bill Clinton is scheduled to deliver his tenth convention speech tonight. “He’s had some winners and some losers,” Stephanopoulos